Quill and Quire


Nancy Fleming: 1931-2008

Nancy Fleming, a respected behind-the-scenes player in Canadian publishing and an irrepressible advocate of freedom of expression, died peacefully on… Read More »

Sympathy for the author

Former publisher Hugh Brewster starts writing – and finds that “difficult author” is a relative concept

Snapshot: Amber Rider

Amber Rider bought the Vancouver Island bookstore the Cadboro Bay Book Company early last year. An Edmonton native, she came… Read More »

Set the numbers free

I doubt very much that many people reading this believe the only real measure of a book’s success or quality… Read More »