Quill and Quire

Reel deal

Beach Holme Publishing publisher Michael Carroll has sold non-exclusive broadcast television rights to Dorothy Perkyns’s Last Days in Africville to… Read More »

Foreign front

Nicole Winstanley, subsidiary rights director at Westwood Creative Artists, has placed Guy Gavriel Kay’s latest novel, The Last Light of… Read More »

Foreign front

Sally Harding, of Seventh Avenue Literary Agency, has sold U.S. rights to two upcoming books – After the Rice and… Read More »

Penned in the pen

Knopf Canada publisher Diane Martin has commissioned author Stephen Reid (Jackrabbit Parole) to write a memoir about his life in… Read More »

Foreign front

Westwood Creative Artists foreign rights director Nicole Winstanley and agent Bruce Westwood have completed three deals: one with Piatkus Books… Read More »

Ugandan Pen Pal

Random House Canada editor Anne Collins has struck a deal with writer Kathy Cook for a full-length version of an… Read More »

Harvey’s Combo

Newfoundland author Kenneth J. Harvey (The Town That Forgot How to Breathe) has sold rights to two new novels to… Read More »

Reel Deals

Ghost Rider, the autobiography of Rush drummer Neil Peart, has been optioned by U.S. company Scabeba Entertainment, in a deal… Read More »