Quill and Quire

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DOWN THE ROAD: Three Day Road, the first novel by Joseph Boyden, has been acquired, in a six-figure deal, by… Read More »

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MEMORIES: Austin Clarke’s Canadian publisher, Patrick Crean at Thomas Allen Publishers, has commissioned a memoir of Clarke’s life since arriving… Read More »

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MONDO BUSY: Best-selling author Geoff Pevere – co-author with Greig Dymond of last year’s Mondo Canuck – has a new… Read More »

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A CURRENT AFFAIR: Denise Bukowski reports what she calls an unprecedented coup: Doris Janhsen of List Verlag in Munich made… Read More »

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JAMMING: Billed as an activist manifesto and “a voice of hope for the generation that grew up under the marketing… Read More »

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KING OF THE CANON: James King, biographer of Margaret Laurence and, as of next spring, of Jack McClelland, has set… Read More »

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POLITICS-FREE ZONE: Montreal-based journalist Taras Grescoe is following in the footsteps of his parents, Paul and Audrey, who’ve authored and… Read More »

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REMEMBER SHAUNA: For a few days this summer, Westwood Creative Artists might have been more aptly named the Shauna Singh… Read More »

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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 »