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Featured Titles by Susan Ioannou

A Magical Clockwork: The Art of Writing the Poem
A 160-page examination of the techniques essential for every serious poet to master.
First, Print edition, 2000, ISBN 978-0-920835-12-8, paper.

A Real Farm Girl
A city girl's first adventures experiencing life on the farm in the 1940s
First, Print edition, illustrated by James Rozak (Edmonton: Hodgepog Books, 1998), 123 pages, ISBN 978-1-895836-52-3, paper.
Second, expanded eBook edition, 2010, ISBN 978-0-920835-33-3.

Balkan Poems
A 19-page chapbook of poems about conflict in the former Yugoslavia.
First, PDF edition, 2005, ISBN 978-0-920835-25-8.

Catalysts & Catastrophes
In two parts, first serious, then light, 24 pages of feline poems.
First, PDF edition, 2007, ISBN 978-0-920835-27-2.

Familiar Faces/Private Grief
A 60-page collection of poems on daily life and loss.
First, Print edition, 1996, ISBN 978-0-920835-01-2, paper (out of print.
Revised, PDF edition, 2005, ISBN 978-0-920835-26-5.

Holding True: Essays on Being a Writer
In 184 pages, ample light and balm, as well as encouragement and inspiration, for hard-working writers.
First, Print edition, 2008, ISBN 978-0-920835-29-6, paper.
Second, eBook edition, eISBN 978-0-920835-36-4.

A 57-page collection of poems about mothers and mothering.
First, Print edition, 1985, ISBN 978-0-920835-00-5, paper (out of print).
Revised, PDF edition, 2005, ISBN 978-0-920835-22-7.

Nine to Ninety: Stories across the generations
A 260-page collection of short fiction in a variety of voices aimed to divert and enteratin.
First, Large Print edition, 2009, ISBN 978-0-920835-30-2, paper.
Second, eBook edition, 2010, ISBN 978-0-920835-32-6.

O Canada
Three poems, in 6 pages, on Canadian unity under the shadow of Quebec separation.
First,PDF edition, 2005, ISBN 978-0-920835-24-1.

Polly's Punctuation Primer
This 70-page fantasy teaches essential punctuation concepts through pictures and rhymes.
First, Print edition, 1994, ISBN 978-0-920835-11-1, paper (out of print).
Revised, PDF edition, 2004, ISBN 978-0-920835-23-4.

Read-Aloud Poems
A 24-page chapbook of poems for students from elementary through senior high school.
First, Print edition, 1993, ISBN 978-0-920835-10-4, paper.
Second, revised Print edition, 2001, ISBN 978-0-920835-16-6, paper (out of print).
Revised, PDF edition, 2005, ISBN 978-0-920835-18-0.

Ten Ways to Tighten Your Prose
First, Print edition, 1998; second, Print editions, 1994, ISBN 978-0-920835-05-0, paper (out of print).
Revised, Web page format, 2004.

The Hidden Valley Mystery
A boys' adventure novel
First, eBook edition, 2010, ISBN 978-0-920835-31-9.

The Merla Poems
A 38-page chapbook in honour of a friendship of more than three decades between two women for whom finding beauty is essential to life.
First, Print Limited Edition, 2006, ISBN 978-0-920835-28-9, paper.

Wordwrights Canada Archives
(Books Out of Print)

A Magical Clockwork: The Workshop Guide by Susan Ioannou.
First, Print edition 2000, ISBN 978-0-920835-14-2, paper.

The Canadian Writers' Contest Calendar Issues 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998: ISBN 978-0-920835-21-0, ISSN 1206-1980.
As of 2003, issues are available from White Mountain Publications.

The Crafted Poem: A Step by Step Guide to Writing and Appreciation
by Susan Ioannou.
First, Print edition 1985; second, Print edition 1994, ISBN 978-0-920835-02-9, paper.

Kuttel Daddeldu
by Joachim Ringelnatz.
Translated from the German by Frank E. Thomas and Norman C. Marshall.
Selected and edited by Susan Ioannou.
First, Print Limited edition, 1986, ISBN 978-0-920835-04-3, paper.

Literary Market Directory
Issues 1988, 1989, 1990, ISBN 978-0-920835-07-4, ISSN 0844-3343, paper.

Literary Markets That Pay
Issues 1988, 1989, 1990, 1991, First, Print edition 1992; second, Print edition 1993, ISBN 978-0-920835-06-7, paper.

Scarborough Poems
by Denis Stokes.
Selected and edited by Susan Ioannou.
First, Print edition 1987; second, Print edition 1993, ISBN 978-0-920835-03-6, paper.

Wordwrights Newsletter
Volume 1, Number 1, 1991, to Volume 10, Number 2, 2000, paper.

Writing Reader-Friendly Poems
by Susan Ioannou.
First, Print edition, 1989, ISBN 978-0-920835-08-1, paper. Second, Print edition, 1995, ISBN 978-0-920835-15-9, paper.

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Updated January 2011