Quill and Quire

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 »

Eastern Trash

On the heels of her bestselling debut novel Heave, Christy Ann Conlin returns with Watermarks, described as the story of… Read More »

Stand by your man

In a deal arranged by agent Denise Bukowski, Doubleday Canada publisher Maya Mavjee and editor Amy Black have acquired rights… Read More »

Banking on Banks

McClelland & Stewart fiction publisher Ellen Seligman has agreed to a four-book deal with Canadian crime-fiction writer Peter Robinson. The… Read More »

Book of Ruth

Publisher Ellen Seligman of McClelland & Stewart has inked a deal for Holley Rubinsky’s Beyond This Point, a series of… Read More »