Quill and Quire

1812 Overture

Michael Schellenberg, senior editor of Knopf Canada, has purchased world English and French Canadian rights to military historian Mark Zuehlke’s… Read More »

Foreign front, Sept. 17, 2004

Raincoast rights and contracts manager Jesse Finkelstein has sold U.S. rights to Kenneth J. Harvey’s The Town That Forgot How… Read More »

Are you experienced?

McClelland & Stewart senior editor of non-fiction Chris Bucci has signed Max Lenderman‘s The XM Manifesto: Experience Is the Message.… Read More »

Love, long-distance

Knopf Canada associate editor Kendall Anderson has signed a deal for Canadian rights to Martha Baillie’s third novel, About Gustave.… Read More »

Woo, baby

Agent Jackie Joiner of the Bukowski Agency has sold Canadian rights to Cathryn Tobin’s Woo Your Newborn to Sleep to… Read More »

Grave new world

Journalist Dominic Patten has signed a deal with McClelland & Stewart senior editor of non-fiction Chris Bucci for 1972: The… Read More »

Reel deal

Raincoast rights and contracts manager Jesse Finkelstein has optioned film rights to Karen X. Tulchinsky’s The Five Books of Moses… Read More »

Reading in the dark

Diane Turbide, editorial director at Penguin Canada, has acquired Canadian rights to Vancouver author Ryan Knighton’s The View from Here:… Read More »

Brainy biker

Author and University of Alberta professor Ted Bishop has signed a deal with Penguin Canada for world rights to his… Read More »

Nation of cities

Q&Q contributing editor John Lorinc has sold rights to In The New City: How the Crisis of Canada’s Cities Is… Read More »