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We’ll be at CAPE in Cornwall!

Renaissance will have a table at Cornwall and Area Pop Event (CAPE) from April 22 and April 23, 2017 at the Benson CentreWe’ll be selling our books, games, posters, and more! If you buy more than one book, you get a discount! Bring your friends and family. We look forward to seeing you there!

You can also check out our online shop for the latest releases, featured below, and more!

Featured books and games


We'll have a table and authors at these upcoming events. Mark your calendars!

April 22 & 23, 2017 Cornwall and Area Pop Event (CAPE)

May 12-May 14, 2017: Ottawa Comicon

June 3-4, 2017: Limestone Genre Expo (Kingston)

June 10, 2017: Prose in the Park Ottawa

June 10, 2017: Create Ottawa Nerds Craft Fair

September 24, 2017: Word on the Street (Toronto)

Specials and promotions

Visit our Shop to see the latest deals!

Marjolaine Lafrenière

Marjolaine started Renaissance along with Caro and Marie-Claude. She studied literature, art history, translation, and creative writing. She has been writing for over a decade. Marjolaine’s projects: Marjolaine is a member of the executive committee and the acquisitions committee. Game designer and editor for A Match Made in Austen. Editor for: Blood Relations Brothers in... Read more

Marie-Claude Goulet

Marie-Claude has been a book enthusiast for most of her life. She started Renaissance with Marjolaine and Caro, and belongs to the same writing group. Marie-Claude’s projects: Marie-Claude is part of the Executive Committee, the Acquisitions Committee, and oversees the marketing efforts. Share this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on... Read more

Franck Formantin

From the depth of his cave, Franck tries not to become mad by finding the perfect stroke, composition or hue… while mumbling nonsense about oddly shaped underwear, sticky buckwheat noodles and toothless Russian guys. You can follow Franck on DeviantArt and on his website. Franck’s projects: Franck has worked as an illustrator for the cover... Read more

Myryam Ladouceur

In her final semester of Algonquin College’s Professional Writing program, Myryam Ladouceur is currently interning at Renaissance Press, polishing her acquired editing skills on fiction manuscripts. In her spare time, she writes spooky short stories and tries to learn stop-motion animation. She aspires to become a full fledged editor one day. Follow her on Twitter @MyryamLadouceur... Read more

Victoria Martin

Victoria is a writer as well as an editor and life-long fan of books. When she isn’t reading, she can usually be found hanging out with her Great Dane, who despite his size thinks he is a lap dog.” Follow her on Twitter! Share this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share... Read more

Meaghan Côté

In her early twenties, Meaghan Côté attends her final semester at Algonquin College in Ottawa in the Professional Writing program. She is currently an intern with Renaissance Press working on editing a fiction manuscript. She also has a published illustrated children’s book called The Wish Granter, where a magical wolf selflessly grants other people’s wishes—that... Read more

S. Evelyn Cimesa

S. Evelyn Cimesa is a passionate journalist, substantive editor, and social media strategist. She’s bold, ambitious, and lives to engage her audience through multimedia. When she’s not helping the team at Presses Renaissance Press, she’s writing the Homes & Condos section for the Ottawa Citizen. Facebook: Evie Cimesa LinkedIn: S. Evelyn Cimesa Evie is one of the... Read more

Author John Haas

John Haas was born and raised in Montreal before moving to Calgary where he lived for twelve wonderful years. Now he is in the nation’s capital but still misses seeing those Rockies in the distance. John has been writing for most of his life but only became serious about being published in the last six... Read more

Author Kaitlin Caul

Kaitlin Caul has three great loves in life; writing, drawing, and dragons.  She is also a gigantic geek and grew up on a healthy diet of Star Trek: Voyager, Buffy the Vampire Slayer, and Dragonlance.  As such, she has developed a fascination with awesome stories, quippy characters, and things that go bump in the night.... Read more

The sale of LOVE!

It’s cold outside, and it’s the season of love. Keep your hearts warm with romantic thoughts with our sale of LOVE! All of our love-oriented games, and every title which prominently features a love story, will be discounted for the whole month of February!! Blush is a trivia card game that is all about sex... Read more