Quill and Quire

Put away

Agent Jackie Kaiser of Westwood Creative Artists has sold a new novel by Marilyn Bowering to Penguin Canada publisher Ed… Read More »

The Hiyate trifecta

After a year spent building his client base, agent Sam Hiyate has announced the first three deals for his new… Read More »

Foreign front: Mar. 9, 2005

Don Sedgwick and Shaun Bradley of the Transatlantic Literary Agency have sold U.S. English-language rights to Jeff Warren’s Head Trips:… Read More »

Father of flight

McClelland & Stewart senior editor Chris Bucci has commissioned a new book from scientist and aviation enthusiast Richard Dee. Dee’s… Read More »

Foreign front: Mar. 2, 2005

Suzanne Brandreth, subsidiary rights director of The Cooke Agency, has sold Globe and Mail reporter Carolyn Abraham’s Possessing Genius to… Read More »

Drawing on memory

McClelland & Stewart publisher and senior vice-president Ellen Seligman has signed a deal with Toronto-based artist/illustrator and freelance copy editor… Read More »

Hollywood babble-on

Richard Crouse, co-host of Rogers Television’s film review program Reel to Real, has signed a deal with Dundurn Press editorial… Read More »

Foreign front: Feb. 23, 2005

Agent Carolyn Swayze has sold Miriam Toews’s A Complicated Kindness to Berlin Verlag in Germany and to People’s Literature in… Read More »