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RPF Press is proud to announce In Your Words from Seymour Mayne

Today Ronald P Frye & Co. Publishers announce the imminent release of In Your Words: Translations from the Yiddish and the Hebrew from renowned poet Seymour Mayne. The book will be for sale shortly at major retailers along with online purchase for the price of $17.95, print edition, and the price of $9.95 for the digital e-book edition. The stunning paperback features artwork from Sharon Katz, making it a graceful addition to any poetry collection.   What people are…

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Cusp From Seymour Mayne On The Shortlist For Major Canadian Jewish Literary Prize

Last week, the Koffler Center of the Arts announced the shortlist for the 2016 Vine Awards for Canadian Jewish Literature. The winners for the awards will be announced September 29th at an Awards Luncheon at the Four Seasons Hotel. The Vine Awards honour the best in Jewish Canadian writing in four Categories; fiction, non-fiction, history and young adult literature. An additional prize for poetry is awarded every three years, coming with it a $10,000 Prize. 91…

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Upcoming Ryerson Chapbooks

We at Ronald P Frye & Co. are constantly working to ensure we bring you the best in print literature. To this end we are pleased to announce the new series of the Ryerson Poetry Chapbooks are into production. We are also pleased to release a full list of the books we have done and have planed. To download this list please find the list here: Complete List of Ryerson Chapbooks If you or your institution…

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Seymour Mayne to sign books at Toronto International Book Fair

We are proud to announce that Seymour Mayne, Author of The Old Blue Couch, will be on site at the Toronto International Book Fair to sign his latest work, Cusp: Word Sonnets on November 13th and 14th. He will also be doing selected readings at 11AM on the 14th. Please come early to ensure you get a copy and can meet the well respected author.

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RPF Press is proud to announce the reprint of the books of edith wharton

EDITH WHARTON (1862-1937), born Edith Newbold Jones, was an American novelist, short story writer, and designer. She combined her insider’s view of America’s privileged classes with a brilliant, natural wit to write humourous and incisive novels and short stories. Wharton was well-acquainted with many of her era’s literary and public figures, including Henry James and Theodore Roosevelt. Besides her writing, she was a highly regarded landscape architect, interior designer, and taste-maker of her time. The…

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Announcing – CUSP: WORD SONNETS

Written by SEYMOUR MAYNE Drawings by Sebastian Frye This new book of word sonnets by Seymour Mayne, one of the chief innovators of the form, is being published to highlight fifty years since the poet’s first collection of poetry was published in Montreal.  Cusp: Word Sonnets will shortly be published in a limited illustrated signed edition and a regular trade paper edition.

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Announcing Nuada Press

We are excited to announce a new imprint of Ronald P Frye & CO., Nuada Press. This new imprint will be build around academic books in the field of Comics and Gaming. This expands our coverage of this new and exciting area of culture going beyond the magazine we publish, CGMagazine. Nuada press is built to showcase works from around the world in this field, diving into these mediums have on culture and the arts…

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