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Law and orders

“We buy around ruthlessly. And we’d love it if a publisher tried to sue us,” says Montreal-based bookseller and library… Read More »

November 7, 2003 at 12:00am | Filed under: People

Wired words

At Wired, we write geek and we write street. We insist on accuracy and literacy, but we celebrate the colloquial… Read More »

November 7, 2003 at 12:00am | Filed under: Industry News

Letters

No context givenTo the editor:Bert Archer’s one-column piece (Sept. 1996) on Margaret Atwood’s new novel, Alias Grace, had more the… Read More »

November 7, 2003 at 12:00am | Filed under: People

Timing is key

Time, tide, and the printer wait for no one. When telling jokes and playing music, timing is crucial. And so… Read More »

November 7, 2003 at 12:00am | Filed under: People

The great adventure

Alison Griffiths and David Cruise, the wife-and-husband writing partnership who have just published The Great Adventure: How the Mounties Conquered… Read More »

November 7, 2003 at 12:00am | Filed under: Industry News

Copyright a concern

There seemed to be no end to CLA delegates’ questions about proposed changes to Canada’s federal copyright law, though many… Read More »

November 7, 2003 at 12:00am | Filed under: Libraries

Tie-ins

• Penguin’s host of heavy hitters for fall includes the official screenplay tie-in for Arthur Miller’s The Crucible with Daniel… Read More »

November 6, 2003 at 12:00am | Filed under: Industry News

In the Works

SWEET SERENDIPITY: It pays to be in the right place at the right time – and in the case of… Read More »

November 6, 2003 at 12:00am | Filed under: Deals