Quill and Quire

Foreign front: March 8, 2006

Agent Denise Bukowski has sold world French-language rights to Dr. Shafiq Qaadri’s The Testosterone Factor to Éditions de l’Homme.

Up in flames

Knopf Canada vice-president and publisher Diane Martin has picked up rights to a new novel by Gail Anderson-Dargatz, author of… Read More »

Master of disaster

Penguin Canada editorial director Andrea Crozier has solicited a new work of non-fiction from Marq de Villiers. A Brief History… Read More »

Foreign front: Feb. 22, 2006

Agent Jackie Kaiser of Westwood Creative Artists has sold U.S. rights to Terry Glavin’s Waiting for the Macaws to Thomas… Read More »

Raising wimps

McClelland & Stewart chief operating officer and associate publisher Susan Renouf has purchased Canadian rights to a new parenting tome… Read More »

Foreign front: Feb. 15, 2006

Samantha Haywood of the Transatlantic Literary Agency has sold U.K. and Commonwealth (excluding Canada) rights to Seth’s Wimbledon Green and… Read More »

Dr. Death

McClelland & Stewart senior editor Jennifer Lambert has acquired a new literary thriller by Montreal neurologist Liam Durcan. Garcia’s Heart… Read More »

Slim down

Key Porter Books publisher Jordan Fenn has acquired a new diet tome by Canadian physician and former competitive athlete Melissa… Read More »