Quill and Quire

Glass ceiling

Random House Canada publisher Anne Collins has signed a deal with McGill University professor and Globe and Mail columnist Susan… Read More »

Foreign front: Jan. 26, 2005

Agent Helen Heller has sold U.S. rights to Nelofer Pazira’s A Bed of Red Flowers to Free Press, and Dutch… Read More »

Sea Canada

Publisher Patrick Crean of Thomas Allen Publishers has acquired rights to a book on Canada’s seafaring history, to be written… Read More »

Reel deal

Rights to Michel Basilières’s Amazon/Books in Canada First Novel Award-winner Black Bird have been optioned by 100 Percent Film &… Read More »

Faith vs. Reason

Key Porter Books publisher Anna Porter and senior editor Meg Taylor have purchased world rights to John Lawrence Reynolds’ latest… Read More »


McClelland & Stewart publisher and president Doug Pepper has signed a deal with Canadian golf writer Lorne Rubenstein and former… Read More »

Risk aversion

Doubleday Canada publisher Maya Mavjee and assistant editor Nicholas Massey-Garrison have signed a deal with financial advisor Ron Dembo and… Read More »