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Out and About with the Quill: AWP 2018 Book Fair

There’s nothing like a book fair to get your literary juices flowing. There are so many interesting books around, not to mention writers and publishers to talk to! So naturally, I felt like I was among my people at this … Continue reading

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Expectations, Reality, and a Few Surprises During the Month of March at PQL

I’ve been thinking about expectations lately, and let me tell you why. We are all pretty familiar with the expression “in like a lion, out like a lamb” to describe the weather in March. So we expect snow squalls and … Continue reading

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PQ Weekly Roundup: 10 Nov 2017

Every Friday, the PQ Weekly Roundup collects the most shared links in our social media network—bookish articles, reviews, quizzes, recommendations and more—in convenient digest form. Do you remember with fondness the days of the Scholastic Book Fair? You are not … Continue reading

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Out and About with the Quill: Printers Row Lit Fest

It was a sweltering weekend in the Windy City, and yours truly was on hand to experience the joy (and sunburn) of the Printers Row Lit Fest. Held in the historic Printers Row neighbourhood of Chicago, this festival held its … Continue reading

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Meet Us … at Meet the Presses!

We here at PQL are very pleased to be participating once again in the Meet the Presses Indie Literary Market! The annual event gathers together over 40 independent vendors selling books, magazines, chapbooks, posters and more. Many of the products … Continue reading

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The Porcupette Hits the Road: Two BIG Coming Attractions

This porcupette is one lucky publishing enthusiast, sallying forth into the wild blue yonder in the next couple of weeks, looking to generate some book sales in parts unknown. I’ll be venturing south of the border to attend two very … Continue reading

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The Porcupine's Quill would like to acknowledge the support of the Ontario Arts Council and the Canada Council for the Arts for our publishing program. The financial support of the Government of Canada through the Canada Book Fund (CBF) is also gratefully acknowledged.