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Calling the BCP

We’ve heard many complaints in recent months about the fact that a combined Random House and Doubleday of Canada would… Read More »

A publishing pioneer

The Canadian publishing industry lost a well-known and highly respected colleague on June 11 with the death of Gladys E.… Read More »

Brass in pocket

Gwendolyn MacEwen, the noted Toronto writer, achieved soaring critical success during her career, twice winning the Governor General’s Award for… Read More »

Letters

This “war” can be avertedRe: “The next copyright fight” (Aug. 1999)I was sorry to see that John Tooth’s “war” on… Read More »

Year of the horse

It’s often possible to determine the importance of an issue in the book industry by the extent to which people… Read More »

Letters

Modest but heart-felt tributeAs chair of the Information Book Award Committee of the Children’s Literature Roundtables of Canada, I feel… Read More »

Commitment cannot be counted

The past few issues of Quill & Quire have contained letters commenting on Scott Anderson’s column “Who is Canadian?” (Mar.,… Read More »

At your nearest e-book store…

In June Bob Woodward’s new book, Shadow: Five Presidents and the Legacy of Watergate 1974-1999, reached brick-and-mortar bookstores and virtual… Read More »