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HELP WANTED: president needed for large multi-division firm. Products have limited market and industry faces perennially difficult conditions. Successful candidate must resolve outstanding logistical issues and turn around a recent slide in financial performance. Put ... Read More »

November 8, 2004 | Filed under: Book news


Hardcover fiction1. Deafening, Frances Itani (HarperFlamingo Canada, $34.95, 0-00-200539-5)2. The Murder Room, P.D. James (Knopf Canada, $37.95, 0-676-97615-8)3. The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time, Mark Haddon (Doubleday, $29.95, 0-385-65979-2) 4. Garbo Laughs, Elizabeth Hay (McClelland ... Read More »

March 10, 2004 | Filed under: Book news

By Laura Joh Rowland

Aspiring authors looking for an entrée into publishability and as yet unencumbered with genre might consider writing a historical mystery. Readers, no longer satisfied with the pure entertainment value of a thriller, are craving a ... Read More »

March 10, 2004 | Filed under: Fiction: Novels


What do Prince Charles, Jamie Lee Curtis, The Duchess of York, and Dom DeLuise all have in common? They’ve all written children’s books. Literary interlopers are nothing new, of course, but there does seem to ... Read More »

November 7, 2003 | Filed under: Industry news