#NoirBarYYC – Coming August 12!

THE NEXT #NOIRBARYYC EVENT IS AUGUST 12, 2016 Coffin Hop Press and Opal Publishing are proud to present the annual WHEN WORDS COLLIDE edition of  Calgary’s only official NOIR AT THE BAR event – #NoirBarYYC Come on down and check out the Best of the West as crime fiction writers from around the world get […]

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Black Hole Noir – Cover and news!

Our upcoming Sci-Fi/Noir mashup anthology is taking damn fine shape. We can now announce the first few stories that will appear, including: “Painted Jade” by Arthur Ellis and Dagger Award nominated Jayne Barnard “Fire Escape” by Darusha Wehm, previously nominated for New Zealand’s SFFH award. “The Handler” by Pat Flewwelling, author of “The Fog of […]

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 COMING AUGUST 6!!  ab negative: an anthology of alberta crime Coffin Hop Press ISBN-10: 0994737807 ISBN-13: 978-0994737809 August 2015 . 14 Choice cuts from alberta’s best crime and genre writers Featuring New Fiction From: Jayne Barnard (The Evil Eye Of Africa) Robert Bose (nEvermore!) Susan Calder (Deadly Fall) Dwayne E. Clayden (Crisis Point) Therese Greenwood (Dead […]


#NoirBarYYC 2015 schedule

Coffin Hop Press is proud to host the quarterly #NOIRBARYYC event in Calgary, AB Here  is the tentative schedule for this year, starting with the next event on JANUARY 27 at 7PM         The April event will be in conjunction with the Crime Writers of Canada in announcing the Arthur Ellis Awards […]

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