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By David Skuy

David Skuy, author of the popular trilogy of Charlie Joyce hockey novels, returns to Canada’s national winter sport with his first stand-alone novel. This sensitively written and compelling book tells the story of Mouse, an ... Read More »

March 30, 2011 | Filed under: Children and YA Fiction


Key Porter Books senior editor Michael Mouland has acquired world rights to Toronto Star and Canadian Gardening columnist Sonia Day’s new memoir. Middle Aged Spread: Moving to the Country at 50 is a comic account ... Read More »

June 11, 2008 | Filed under: Book news


As reported in an article from the Independent, "misery literature" is gaining in popularity, especially in the form of memoirs. Last year, the bestselling memoir in the UK, Behind Closed Doors by Jenny Tomlin, which ... Read More »

March 6, 2007 | Filed under: Industry news