Quill and Quire

The Emigrants

Penguin Group Canada senior editor Barbara Berson has acquired Canadian rights to a novel by Toronto-based author Anar Ali. False… Read More »

Foreign front: October 7, 2004

Anna Cundari, acting rights director at Groundwood Books, has made a couple of deals: Spanish rights to Stories From the… Read More »

Spies like us

Alex Schultz, senior editor at McClelland & Stewart, has purchased world rights to Amy Knight’s How The Cold War Began:… Read More »

Canadians, The

Barbara Berson, senior editor at Penguin Canada, has bought rights to Globe and Mail columnist Roy MacGregor’s The Canadians. To… Read More »


House of Anansi publisher Martha Sharpe has purchased rights to two new titles: first-time Montreal-based author Rawi Hage’s DeNiro’s Game,… Read More »


Agent Samantha Haywood of the Transatlantic Literary Agency has sold Quebec author Pan Bouyoucas’s first English-language novel to Marc Coté… Read More »

By the book

Edeet Ravel has sold her first children’s book to Penguin Canada editor Barbara Berson. Pauline de Lammermoor is about a… Read More »

Secrets of the fest

Kim McArthur of McArthur & Company has signed a deal with William Marshall, one of the co-founders of the Toronto… Read More »