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Anne Millyard, former co-director of Annick Press, has said goodbye to the company she and Rick Wilks founded 25 years ago. The company threw a bash at The Wellington in downtown Toronto in June to ... Read More »

October 7, 2003

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Chapters.ca has own cash reserveRe: “Reversals of fortune,” July:Your comment about Chapters Online “draining the cash reserves” of Chapters Inc. is not correct. Chapters Online is a separate, public company, with its own funding. Since ... Read More »

October 7, 2003

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When Globe and Mail books editor Martin Levin wrote a column earlier this year suggesting, with tongue planted firmly in cheek, that there ought to be a series of books written by, not for, Dummies, ... Read More »

October 7, 2003

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Classical scholars who are also Dr. Seuss fans have reason to celebrate this fall: A small Illinois publisher will release the first ever Latin edition of The Cat in the Hat. Cattus Petasatus, which literally ... Read More »

October 7, 2003 | Filed under: Book news

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Illustrator Joe Weissman has published eight books with Somerville House. At the moment, he’s owed royalties of more than $4,000, and given the company’s current situation, he’s doubtful that he’ll ever see any of it.Despite ... Read More »

October 7, 2003

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A call to changeThank you for Anita Lahey’s pertinent feature “Minorities in publishing: Where is everyone?” (May 2000). I am writing to clarify my comments in the accompanying article, “The unique challenge of Theytus Books,” ... Read More »

October 7, 2003