Althea Guiboche, AKA “The Bannock Lady” has been recognized for her grassroots efforts to feed the poor and homeless in Winnipeg. It has been an honour and a pleasure to work alongside her, donating food and funds, helping with fundraising, and cooking and cleaning and serving food on the street. I am part of a team […]
(Click image to embiggen) This chart is derived from Statcan tables on income. http://www.statcan.gc.ca/tables-tableaux/sum-som/l01/cst01/famil105a-eng.htm I have been working on a book on economics and inequality. If you are interested in finding out more, please contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Jetpack Media helped secure a round of $710,000 in production funding for Clandestine Anomaly, which, together with Manitoba New Media Tax Credits makes nearly $1-million, which will be supplemented by investments from interested publishers. The game will be the single largest ever produced out of Manitoba. This is in addition to the $250,000 in funds […]
For the past few months, Jetpack Media has been working with ZenFri Inc., a creative company headed by Corey King. Corey came up with the idea of an epic sci-fi adventure game for mobile devices that uses augmented reality and GPS. He also assembled a team of programmers and artists from across Canada. Jetpack Media […]
Jetpack Media helped place this video on Gamespot.com! We’ve been providing marketing, writing, and strategic communications support for this cool mobile game project. http://www.gamespot.com/clandestine-anomaly/videos/clandestine-anomaly-behind-the-scenes-video-6386825/
The Midwest Book Review gave Three Dreams Deep a great review in its June 2012 Children’s Bookwatch: How far can the concept of dreaming go? “Three Dreams Deep” is a young adult novel from D. F. Lamont, as he places readers with thirteen year old Willis Newman as he runs into a girl in his […]
D. F. Lamont’s “Three Dreams Deep,” released in paperback March 20 at McNally Robinson in Winnipeg, has been on the young readers’ bestseller list for two weeks. “Beautifully imagined, built on a thoroughly enjoyable mix of science, philosophy and whimsy, this story goes the whole three dreams deep and takes the reader with it.” – […]
Preview of the cover of the next book for young readers by D. F. Lamont, Three Dreams Deep:
The Jinx is at the #1 spot for Books for Young People Best Sellers List for Sept 18, 2011! You can buy a softcover at McNally Robinson Booksellers in Winnipeg, or online (or in e-book format) here: Become a Fan of The Jinx on Facebook!
If you live in Canada, you can buy signed copies of The Jinx direct from me. The cost is $12.49 + 5% GST and $2.50 shipping and handling. If you want to meet me in person, I will also be: • At McNally Robinson Grant Park on Sept 21, 2011 at 7pm for the official […]