Quill and Quire

Murky water

Kim McArthur, publisher of McArthur & Company, has purchased rights to former Greenpeace vice-president Varda Burstyn’s new eco-thriller, Double Blind.… Read More »

Sickness in the belly

Camilla Gibb has just signed a deal with Doubleday Canada publisher Maya Mavjee for Canadian rights to her next novel,… Read More »

Snakes and planes

Greystone Books publisher Rob Sanders has acquired world rights to a new work of popular science by Leslie Anthony. Snakebit:… Read More »

Parallel lines

HarperCollins Canada vice-president and publisher Iris Tupholme has secured Canadian rights to the debut novel of Claire Cameron. The Line… Read More »

Foreign front: Jan. 18, 2006

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

Is up the new down?

Thomas Allen Publishers’ publisher Patrick Crean and senior editor Janice Zawerbny have just acquired Canadian rights to two non-fiction titles… Read More »

Have top hat, will travel

George and Rue author George Elliott Clarke has just sold rights to his sophomore novel to HarperCollins Canada vice-president and… Read More »

Garneau collected

Jennifer Lambert, senior editor at McClelland & Stewart, has just bought Canadian rights to the next two new novels by… Read More »

Bad medicine

Key Porter Books publisher Jordan Fenn has acquired North American rights to a new medical advice book by Terence Young,… Read More »