January 11, 2018 at 03:03pm | Filed under: Deals
After more than a decade working in various aspects of publishing, from managing print production to editorial to selling rights at Kids Can Press, Kelvin Kong has launched his own literary agency.
January 9, 2018 at 02:51pm | Filed under: Deals
Since 1971, the Best Canadian Stories anthology has highlighted the country’s finest short fiction. In 2017, Oberon Press, which had… Read More »
January 8, 2018 at 04:41pm
Indigo Books and music is a retail behemoth, a household name in Canada. But as the bookseller plans to open a 30,000-square-foot “cultural department store” next summer inside the Mall at Short Hills – a luxury collection of stores in Short Hills, New Jersey – can it duplicate that success?
January 8, 2018 at 04:11pm | Filed under: Industry News
January 8, 2018 at 04:08pm | Filed under: Deals
January 8, 2018 at 10:41am | Filed under: Agency/distribution changes
As part of its transition to an internal sales force, Orca Book Publishers has hired Margaret Bryant as sales manager… Read More »
January 5, 2018 at 02:53pm | Filed under: Personnel changes
January 5, 2018 at 01:31pm | Filed under: Personnel changes
After 43 years, Brick Books co-founders Stan Dragland and Don McKay have retired.
January 4, 2018 at 05:05pm
January 4, 2018 at 05:00pm | Filed under: Deals
Last year, Canadian publishers, authors, and artists celebrated the country’s sesquicentennial with a multitude of new books, projects, and installations.
Toronto cartoonist, illustrator, and designer John Martz has been hired as art director at Penguin Random House Canada Young Readers.
January 3, 2018 at 05:04pm | Filed under: Deals
January 3, 2018 at 12:28pm | Filed under: Agency/distribution changes
January 2, 2018 at 03:48pm | Filed under: Deals
When Pottersfield Press publisher Lesley Choyce released Nova Scotia veteran journalist Joan Baxter’s book The Mill: Fifty Years of Pulp and Protest in November, the initial sales were “disappointingly low.”
December 14, 2017 at 04:31pm
December 14, 2017 at 02:18pm | Filed under: Deals
On Dec. 13, the federal government officially launched its long-awaited review of the Copyright Act.
December 14, 2017 at 01:59pm