Quill and Quire

Reel deal

Rights to Michel Basilières’s Amazon/Books in Canada First Novel Award-winner Black Bird have been optioned by 100 Percent Film &… Read More »

Faith vs. Reason

Key Porter Books publisher Anna Porter and senior editor Meg Taylor have purchased world rights to John Lawrence Reynolds’ latest… Read More »


McClelland & Stewart publisher and president Doug Pepper has signed a deal with Canadian golf writer Lorne Rubenstein and former… Read More »

Risk aversion

Doubleday Canada publisher Maya Mavjee and assistant editor Nicholas Massey-Garrison have signed a deal with financial advisor Ron Dembo and… Read More »

Packing heat

The publishers of Pound, Canada’s largest hip-hop and urban culture magazine, have teamed up with Random House Canada associate editor… Read More »

Foreign front: Dec. 15, 2004

Samantha Haywood of the Transatlantic Literary Agency has sold Russian rights to Paul Quarrington’s Galveston to Amphora, on behalf of… Read More »

Return of the Kings

Agent Jackie Kaiser of Westwood Creative Artists has sold Canadian English-language rights to two works by Thomas King to HarperCollins… Read More »