A Hazlitt Project

Strange Light

The new home for boundary-pushing books.

Our Books

The Death of Francis Bacon

Red X

Ghost Forest


Victoria Sees It

little scratch

This Red Line Goes Straight to Your Heart


In the Dream House

I Become a Delight to My Enemies


Coming Soon


Pure Life


Modern Whore

Hello Pig


From the team behind Penguin Random House Canada’s award-winning magazine Hazlitt, Strange Light publishes unpredictable, innovative authors telling personal and provocative and experimental stories, even—and especially—those that defy easy categorization. With a list composed of both Canadian and international titles, Strange Light publishes vital voices, new and established alike, that command attention and curiosity, offering readers the delight of the unexpected.


Jordan Ginsberg

Editorial Director @jordanginsberg

Haley Cullingham

Senior Editor @haleycullingham