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MONEY MATTERS• Canadian freelance writers haven’t had a pay increase in 18 years, according to a recent survey conducted by… Read More »

November 3, 2003 at 12:00am | Filed under: Industry News

In the Works

DOUGLAS AND THE TRAMP: Having spent the last few years time-travelling through the 1960s, 1970s, and 1980s, the prolific Douglas… Read More »

November 3, 2003 at 12:00am | Filed under: Deals

Tie-ins

• Robert de Niro, Gwyneth Paltrow, Ethan Hawke, and Anne Bancroft star in a 1990s update of the Charles Dickens… Read More »

November 3, 2003 at 12:00am | Filed under: Industry News

Who is Jean Doe?

Party Favours, a political tell-all to be published this fall by HarperCollins, promises to reveal who’s doing what to whom… Read More »

November 3, 2003 at 12:00am | Filed under: Industry News

What the act says:

What the act says:Libraries: The Act to Amend the Copyright Act defines a library as a “non-profit” institution. No exceptions… Read More »

November 3, 2003 at 12:00am | Filed under: Industry News

Letters

Dream dealersTo the editor:Re: “The allure of print” (May 1997):With the demise of some government concessions and subsidies, publishers are… Read More »

November 3, 2003 at 12:00am | Filed under: People

Behind the boom

Boom, Bust and Echo, by David K. Foot and Daniel Stoffman, sits atop Q&Q’s Bestseller Survey this month, as it… Read More »

November 3, 2003 at 12:00am | Filed under: Industry News

New directions

Maybe it’s a hangover from long-ago student days as well as an affinity with Jewish culture, but September has always… Read More »

November 3, 2003 at 12:00am | Filed under: People

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Hardwired, the book publishing division of Wired magazine, is giving away a “wired culture” package to booksellers to promote the… Read More »

November 3, 2003 at 12:00am | Filed under: Industry News

Fax

• Rohinton Mistry has added the Commonwealth Writers Prize for best book, Caribbean and Canada division, to the string of… Read More »

November 3, 2003 at 12:00am | Filed under: Industry News

Tie-ins

• Liam Neeson and Julia Roberts star in Michael Collins, a September film from Orion for which Douglas & McIntyre… Read More »

November 3, 2003 at 12:00am | Filed under: Industry News

In the Works

ON THE TAKE II: Brian Mulroney won’t be happy to hear it, but Stevie Cameron is starting work on what… Read More »

November 3, 2003 at 12:00am | Filed under: Deals

Letters

Initiative should be applaudedTo the editor:I was delighted to see the article in your June issue about the ambitious marketing… Read More »

November 3, 2003 at 12:00am | Filed under: People