Quill and Quire

The Codfathers

Globe and Mail business writer Gordon Pitts has been commissioned by Key Porter Books publisher Anna Porter and senior editor… Read More »

Foreign front: Feb. 9, 2005

Through his Italian agent, Kenneth J. Harvey has sold Italian rights to his new novel Inside to Einaudi. Marilyn Biderman,… Read More »

Foreign front: Feb. 2, 2005

Jackie Joiner of the Bukowski Agency has sold U.S. rights to Susan Pinker’s The New Gender Gap: Men and Women… Read More »

Glass ceiling

Random House Canada publisher Anne Collins has signed a deal with McGill University professor and Globe and Mail columnist Susan… Read More »

Foreign front: Jan. 26, 2005

Agent Helen Heller has sold U.S. rights to Nelofer Pazira’s A Bed of Red Flowers to Free Press, and Dutch… Read More »

Sea Canada

Publisher Patrick Crean of Thomas Allen Publishers has acquired rights to a book on Canada’s seafaring history, to be written… Read More »

Reel deal

Rights to Michel Basilières’s Amazon/Books in Canada First Novel Award-winner Black Bird have been optioned by 100 Percent Film &… Read More »

Faith vs. Reason

Key Porter Books publisher Anna Porter and senior editor Meg Taylor have purchased world rights to John Lawrence Reynolds’ latest… Read More »