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PQ Weekly Roundup: 07 Jul 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.   If you’re feeling a bit patriotic, you’ll love this list of Canadian books that … Continue reading

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News for July

I might as well admit it. There’s no point in keeping it from you, after all. I am that crazy lady who dons a formidable frowny face, crosses her arms in a jealous huff and maybe even mounts an ironic … Continue reading

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Frank Newfeld: The Book [in a Box] Part III — Novel Possibilities

by Frank Newfeld The e-Book is capable of offering many novel possibilities. It can provide gifts well beyond what our book has offered to date. Including objects that can move, and even encouraging personal contribution on the part of a … Continue reading

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Frank Newfeld: The Book [in a Box] Part II — A Complete Package

by Frank Newfeld Forty years have passed since the new e-book made its bow without too much of a brouhaha. When the late Jack McClelland of M&S actually foresaw its potential as a handy travel accessory [way back in the … Continue reading

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Frank Newfeld: The Book [in a Box] Part I — Introduction

Frank Newfeld is one of Canada’s more colourful book-world characters. A celebrated book designer, illustrator, art director, publisher and storyteller extraordinaire, he has inhabited — and shaped — the insular world of Canadian publishing. In 2008, The Porcupine’s Quill had … 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.