Penguin Random House Canada Young Readers publisher Tara Walker and publishing director of fiction Lynne Missen have acquired North America… Read More »
When, in 2009, Toronto author-illustrator Willow Dawson read that 500 lost fairy tales had been discovered in a German archive, she felt an immediate sense of intrigue and connection.
Michelle Latimer, founder of Streel Films, didn’t expect to find her next project when she picked up Eden Robinson’s novel Son of a Trickster. “I wasn’t actively looking for properties, just a good book to read,” says the filmmaker and actor, who in March teamed up with Jennifer Kawaja, co-founding producer of Sienna Films (Cardinal, Combat Hospital), to acquire TV rights to Son of a Trickster and its sequels.
Simon & Schuster Canada senior editor Laurie Grassi has acquired world English rights to Patrick Senécal‘s novel Seven Days, translated… Read More »