Quill and Quire

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QUINT-ESSENTIAL: Gloria Goodman of Doubleday has acquired what she’s calling the definitive book on the Dionne Quintuplets. Written by Toronto… Read More »

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GIRLS AND GODDESSES: Q&Q contributor Andrew Pyper, author of the short story collection Kiss Me, has placed his first novel,… Read More »

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THE REAL STORY: After fighting for nearly three decades to clear the name of her son David, Joyce Milgaard plans… Read More »

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CINNAMON BOY: Shyam Selvadurai, winner of the Books in Canada First Novel Award and a 1994 Giller Prize nominee, is… Read More »

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ROARING SUCCESS: Greg Hollingshead’s next work, The Healer, has scored a HarperCollins hat-trick. The novel, described as a dark, disturbing… Read More »

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THE HEALING GIRL: Governor General’s Award winner Greg Hollingshead is publishing his next work – a novel – this fall,… Read More »

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BLACK ORCHID: At the close of a year marked by personal tragedy, poet Susan Musgrave has signed on to publish… Read More »

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BOOKS IN CANADA: Agent Dean Cooke, of Livingstone Cooke/Curtis Brown Canada, has sold Roy MacSkimming’s History of Canadian Publishing: 1950-2000… Read More »

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THE ARTIST’S WAY: Doubleday Canada will publish the forthcoming first novel by poet and playwright Michael Redhill in spring 2000.… Read More »

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MIGHT AS WELL JUMP: Agent Anne McDermid has sold a first novel by Montreal playwright Marianne Ackerman to McArthur &… Read More »