Quill and Quire

Foreign front: June 8, 2005

Samantha Haywood of the Transatlantic Literary Agency has just sold U.S. rights to Rosalind Penfold’s DragonSlippers: This Is What an… Read More »

Reel deal: June 8, 2005

Sarah Cooper of The Saint Agency has just sold an option on Carrie Mac’s teen novel The Beckoners to the… Read More »

Foreign front: June 1, 2005

Random House Canada rights manager Ron Eckel has sold French Canadian rights to Michel Basilières’s Black Bird to XYZ Éditeur.… Read More »

Reel deals: June 1, 2005

Deborah Wood of Westwood Creative artists has sold film and television rights to Michelle Berry’s What We All Want to… Read More »

Foreign front: May 26, 2005

Jesse Finkelstein, rights and contract manager at Raincoast Books, has sold French-language rights to Jan Lars Jensen’s Nervous System: Or,… Read More »

Reel deals: May 26, 2005

Ashton Westwood of Westwood Creative Artists has sold documentary rights to Christopher Dewdney’s Acquainted with the Night to the Toronto-based… Read More »

Man about town

Globe & Mail columnist David Macfarlane has signed a deal with Penguin Group Canada editor Susan Folkins for a new… Read More »

Lonely planet

Goose Lane Editions editorial director Laurel Boone has purchased Canadian rights to a new book by Laura Marie Paquet on… Read More »

Irie eating

Doubleday Canada publisher Maya Mavjee has secured Canadian rights to a new work by Ann Vanderhoof, author of An Embarrassment… Read More »

Sparing the rod

HarperCollins Canada publisher Iris Tupholme has just purchased rights to a new title about child rearing. Help! I Have Children,… Read More »