Wet Ink Books

the Home of Canadian Literature

Owned and operated by Canadian author, editor, Poet Laureate, Richard M. Grove. Wet Ink Books, publishes only CanLit trade edition books.  Richard has been publishing in one form or another since 1990. With over 30 years of experience he has gained a reputation of being one of Canada’s finest publishers.


Wet Ink Books has no specific mandate of how many books to publish each year of poetry and prose but is always looking for new and upcoming, as well as established authors. Richard is the founding publisher of Hidden Brook Press now owned and operated by Legacy Books. QuodSermo Publishing and SandCrab Books are both imprints of Wet Ink Books.


He first published Devour: Art & Lit Canada in 2017 under the auspices of Hidden Brook Press. It is still published twice a year by Richard Grove as the Wet Ink Books flagship cultural magazine.


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