Quill and Quire

In the Works

LONG PLAYER: Stuart McLean has signed with Cynthia Good of Penguin Canada to release the fourth volume in the Vinyl… Read More »

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BELLY UP: Camilla Gibb’s novel Sweetness in the Belly, the follow-up to The Petty Details of So-And-So’s Life, has been… Read More »

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SOMETHING TO BE: The working-class protagonist of Lynn Coady’s third novel, Mean Boy, struggles to make a name for himself… Read More »

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PILLOW TALK: Susan Swan’s latest novel, What Casanova Told Me, weaves together a narrative of the aging 18th-century lover with… Read More »

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GOING UNDERGROUND: Karolyn Smardz, an Ontario-based archeologist and historian, has earned a low-six-figure deal (U.S.) from Farrar, Straus and Giroux… Read More »

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ROUGHED UP: Eden Robinson has jumped from Knopf Canada to McClelland & Stewart for her next novel, Blood Sports. The… Read More »

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HARD TO FIND: Thomas Allen Publishers has signed a new novel from Cynthia Holz. A Good Man examines two complex… Read More »

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SOUL ASYLUM: McClelland & Stewart has signed a new novel from André Alexis. Set in Ottawa, Asylum follows a cast… Read More »