Quill and Quire

Schooner scholarship

Lunenburg-based authors Marq de Villiers and Sheila Hirtle have signed a deal with publisher Patrick Crean of Thomas Allen Publishers… Read More »

Author, MD

Doubleday Canada publisher Maya Mavjee has signed a two-book deal with first-time author and Toronto physician Vincent Lam. The first… Read More »

Days of change

Historian Christopher Moore, co-author of The Story of Canada, has signed a deal with Knopf Canada executive publisher Louise Dennys… Read More »

Girl in a coma

Random House Canada publisher Anne Collins has recently signed a two-book deal with freelance book reviewer and journalist (and frequent… Read More »

Rhapsody on blue (whales)

Publisher Patrick Crean of Thomas Allen Publishers has purchased rights to a new work of narrative non-fiction by Dan Bortolotti… Read More »

He go, Yugo

Raincoast Books associate publisher Lynn Henry has taken on a new novel by playwright and Globe and Mail reviewer Jim… Read More »

Foreign front: Oct. 27, 2004

Jesse Finkelstein, rights manager at Raincoast Books, has sold German rights to Kenneth J. Harvey’s The Town That Forgot How… Read More »

Keeper of the flame

Cormorant Books publisher Marc Côté has acquired Canadian and world French-language rights to the latest novel by Nova Scotia-based author… Read More »