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Bunny Munro offer

20,000 Days on Earth

To celebrate the premiere of Nick Cave's film this week, we have a special offer on the stunning box set of the audio book of Nick's last book, The Death of Bunny Munro, which features a haunting score by Nick and his long time collaborator, Warren Ellis. Buy the audio book for just £20 (normally £30) and we'll send you a free copy of the new paperback too. 


Noel Fielding Tour

An Evening with Noel Fielding

Canongate author Noel Fielding is embarking on his first live tour in five years in October. If you need a quick dose of Noel right now though, you could peek inside Noel's studio or watch the strangest badminton match ever...



Long Live Brautigan!

To commemorate the 30th anniversary of Richard Brautigan's death, Canongate have reissued his backlist with a gorgeous redesign. Read two of our specially commissioned introductions from Black Francis and Sarah Hall.


The Museum of Important Shit

The Museum of Important Shit

We're loving this virtual collection, inspired by the idea that ordinary items can hold extraordinary personal significance. Iain Forsyth & Jane Pollard, directors of Nick Cave's 20,000 Days on Earth are curating these 'humble signifiers of huge significance'.


Ray Winstone Cinema Tour

Ray Winstone Cinema Tour

We have partnered with BFI and Picturehouse to screen two of Ray’s most celebrated and influential films, Scum, one of the most controversial British films of the early 1980s and now regarded as a classic of British cinema and Sexy Beast, one of Total Film's top 15 films of all time.



50% off Peanuts!

To celebrate the launch of our new series The Philosophy of Snoopy; The Wisdom of Woodstock; The Genius of Charlie Brown; and Life Lessons from Lucy, we're offering 50% off all Peanuts titles!


Independence by Alasdair Gray

Alasdair Gray's Independence

We're offering 50% off Alasdair Gray's polemic on the case for Scottish independence.


Michel Faber October events

Michel Faber live

Catch Michel Faber, author of The Crimson Petal & The White and The Book of Strange New Things, at both the Cheltenham and Manchester Literature Festivals next month.



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Events in September

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Find out whose appearing where in September

The Yellow Wallpaper by Charlotte Gilman Perkins

The Yellow Wallpaper

Charlotte Perkins Gilman

Inspired by our new edition of Kate Chopin's The Awakening, we're streaming Charlotte Perkins Gilman's classic short story.

Just a Minute by Nicholas Parsons

Just a Minute

Nicholas Parsons

Read an extract from the first official Just a Minute book.

Bunny Munro

Nick Cave

Watch Nick Cave read from The Death of Bunny Munro, an achingly tender portrait of the relationship between father and son.


Tweet Talk

Canongate Loves

The Spire by William Golding, read by Benedict Cumberbatch

An audio edition of William Golding's classic novel, read by highly acclaimed British actor Benedict Cumberbatch.


Richard Brautigan's wonderfully zany, hilarious episodic novel set amongst the rural waterways of America, introduced by Neil Gaiman.


Life Lessons from Lucy

Our favourite cartoon cynic shares her lessons on life in this beautifully produced gift book for all generations.


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