Quill and Quire


House of Anansi publisher Martha Sharpe has purchased rights to two new titles: first-time Montreal-based author Rawi Hage’s DeNiro’s Game,… Read More »


Agent Samantha Haywood of the Transatlantic Literary Agency has sold Quebec author Pan Bouyoucas’s first English-language novel to Marc Coté… Read More »

By the book

Edeet Ravel has sold her first children’s book to Penguin Canada editor Barbara Berson. Pauline de Lammermoor is about a… Read More »

Secrets of the fest

Kim McArthur of McArthur & Company has signed a deal with William Marshall, one of the co-founders of the Toronto… Read More »

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 »