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In the Works

PENT UP: Doubleday Canada’s Maya Mavjee has acquired Russell Smith’s next novel for spring 2002 publication. The satirical Muriella Pent… Read More »

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THE KILLING MOON: Biographer and novelist James King will follow up his 1999 novel Faking with another: Blue Moon, based… Read More »

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NEVERENDING STORY: Thomas Wharton, whose first novel Icefields won him international attention in 1996, has signed on with McClelland &… Read More »

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ROUGHING IT ON THE SHIELD: Journalist Jake MacDonald’s upcoming non-fiction book, The Shield, combines reportage, natural history, and personal anecdotes… Read More »

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BEHIND THE COUNTER: Biographer Patricia Phenix, author of Olga Romanov: Russia’s Last Grand Duchess (Penguin), will publish an account of… Read More »

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UNNATURAL SELECTION: Allan Levine will follow up his account of survival during the Second World War, Fugitives of the Forest… Read More »

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WALKING WOUNDED: Robert Calder, a Governor General’s Award winner for non-fiction, will describe the toll of post-traumatic stress on veterans… Read More »

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WATCH YOUR MOUTH: In a six-figure deal, Vancouver writer Nancy Richler has sold her second novel, Your Mouth is Lovely,… Read More »

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AGE OF AQUARIUS: Following her Commonwealth Prize-winning first novel, Burning Ground, Pearl Luke turns to the occult in Madame Zee.… Read More »