There's a poem for that

It’s Poetry Month!

National Poetry Month 2024: There’s a Poem for That

In a month-long series dedicated to all kinds of poetry capturing the very real and messy experiences of being human, There’s a Poem for That puts into verse our collective and singular feelings and musings. This National Poetry Month, All Lit Up shares interviews with 22 poets and poems for times of crisis and celebration.


Reads for International Women’s Day

Sisters are doin’ it for themselves, especially in these great reads:

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The Future is the winner of CBC Canada Reads!

Congratulations to all of the books and champions of CBC Canada Reads, including the winner, Catherine Leroux’s The Future,
defended by Heather O’Neill!

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Indigenous Litspace

Discover fiction, nonfiction, poetry, drama, and kids’ books by Indigenous authors and #ReadIndigenous.

Poetry Litspace

We don’t tell you what the poets are doing, we show you with a dedicated home for poetry recordings, interviews, excerpts, and more.

Kids Litspace

The ALU Kids Litspace is a home for the finest in kids lit, for young, middle-grade, and teen readers (and all of those who are young-at-heart).

Cheers to these Dublin Literary Award longlisted books!

Congratulations to all of the books longlisted for the 2024 Dublin Literary Award, including these from Canadian independent literary publishers:


ebooks for everyone

In 2022 All Lit Up launched the ebooks for everyone collection: 600+ books that were converted to fully-accessible epub formats for readers with print disabilities. Browse some handpicks from our collection below.