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Indigo is in the gameRe: “The Indigo Way” (Feb. 2000):Contrary to the impression made in John’s Lorinc’s article, Indigo has… Read More »

A lexicon for the new economy

Amazon, verbTo take away business from a more established rival by being the first to build an online presence.B2BBusiness-to-business; describes… Read More »

Libris Awards 2000 Nominees

Author of the YearAlistair MacLeodBonnie BurnardWayne JohnstonFirst-time Author of the YearLinden MacIntyreDonna MorrisseyAndrew PyperLifetime Achievement (Author)Alistair MacLeodMargaret AtwoodTimothy FindleyFiction Book… Read More »

The sale of the century (so far)

“Guardedly optimistic” is a phrase publishers are using to describe their reaction to the announcement that Reed Exhibition Companies Canada… Read More »

Finding the right price

Publishers are still exploring revenue-generating strategies for their online reference titles. Encyclopaedia Britannica has adopted a two-pronged strategy based on two… Read More »


We’re here!Bravo on covering a topic that has been largely ignored: minorities in publishing (May 2000). I thought Anita Lahey… Read More »

Stolen thunder

The oddest pattern emerged among the winning publishers at this year’s B.C. Book Prizes, held Apr. 29 in Vancouver: no… Read More »