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A great gimmick

Fundraising is a tricky proposition. There are innumerable good causes – cancer research, food banks, endangered species, to name a… Read More »

December 5, 2003 at 12:00am | Filed under: Industry News

Summer stories

With so few summer book releases, the book trade’s party scene tends to fizzle just as Toronto’s sidewalk patios open… Read More »

December 4, 2003 at 12:00am | Filed under: Industry News

Carol Shields bibliography

NovelsUnless (Random House Canada, 2002)Larry’s Party (Vintage Canada, 1998; Random House Canada, 1997)The Stone Diaries (Vintage Canada, 1994; Random House… Read More »

December 4, 2003 at 12:00am | Filed under: Industry News

A tale of two publishers

They took the reins at Canadian publishers at approximately the same time, built their companies into market leaders, and were… Read More »

December 4, 2003 at 12:00am | Filed under: People

New from Quill labs

The recent release of a five-inch-high librarian action figure – complete with granny glasses and “push-button shushing action” – turned… Read More »

December 4, 2003 at 12:00am | Filed under: Industry News