Quill and Quire

Camera man

Governor-General’s Award winning historian Maria Tippett is penning a biography of renowned Armenian/Canadian portrait photographer Yousuf Karsh (1908-2002). Karsh photographed… Read More »

Foreign front

Susan Shipton, sales and rights manager at Annick Press, has sold Dutch rights to Bill Richardson’s After Hamelin to Clavis… Read More »

Karaoke philosopher

Marc Côté of Cormorant Books has bought Canadian rights and world French-language rights to Gently Down the Stream, the latest… Read More »

L’histoire de français

Knopf Canada editor Michael Schellenberg has signed a deal for a new book from Jean-Benoit Nadeau and Julie Barlow, authors… Read More »

Street-fighting man

Calgary’s Craig Davidson, a newcomer to the Canadian literary world, has signed a deal with Penguin Canada publisher David Davidar… Read More »

More Miriam

Following the unexpected success of A Complicated Kindness, Vintage Canada publisher Marion Garner has picked up rights to two of… Read More »

Foreign Front

Turkish rights to If the World Were a Village, by David J. Smith and illustrated by Shelagh Armstrong, were sold… Read More »

Rights news: foreign front

Suzanne Brandreth, The Cooke Agency’s subsidiary rights director, has sold Dutch rights to Richard B. Wright’s Adultery to Uitgeverij De… Read More »