Quill and Quire



SETTING THE STAGE A misremembered anecdote concerning the writer Simone de Beauvoir served as the genesis for Jane Urquhart’s ninth novel. When de Beauvoir was in the process of leaving her American lover, Nelson Algren, ... Read More »

January 15, 2015 | Filed under: Preview


In the July/August issue, Q&Q looks ahead at fall’s most anticipated titles. Here are six highlights in fiction, non-fiction, and international titles. SHORT FICTION: ALICE MUNRO AND MARGARET ATWOOD When Alice Munro won last year’s ... Read More »

August 14, 2014 | Filed under: Preview