Quill and Quire

One story two ways

Toronto Star columnist Patrick Conlon has sold North American rights to two new non-fiction titles to Raincoast Books editorial director… Read More »

We are the world?

Agent Rick Broadhead has inked a deal with U.S. publisher Palgrave/St. Martin’s Press for North American rights to a new… Read More »

Game over

Doubleday Canada assistant editor Nicholas Massey-Garrison has purchased Canadian rights to an untitled work of non-fiction by frequent Globe &… Read More »

Foreign Front: April 27, 2005

Agent Sam Hiyate, of the Rights Factory, has sold Russian rights to Tamara Faith Berger’s The Way of the Whore… Read More »

Foreign front: Apr. 20, 2005

Suzanne Brandreth, director of subsidiary rights at The Cooke Agency, has sold Turkish rights to Carolyn Abraham’s Possessing Genius: The… Read More »

Reading and writing

HarperCollins Canada senior editor Jim Gifford has commissioned a new memoir from mystery author Howard Engel, tentatively titled The Man… Read More »

Foreign front: Apr. 14, 2005

Penguin Group Canada rights and contracts manager Catherine MacGregor has placed Craig Davidson’s In the Pit and Rust and Bone… Read More »

Secret agent girl

Author Emily Pohl-Weary has sold world rights to the first book of a planned YA series to Annick Press associate… Read More »

A passage to India

Penguin Canada editorial director Diane Turbide has acquired Canadian rights to a book on the new India by Canadian-born BBC… Read More »