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Of Writerly (and Readerly) Superpowers, and Other News for July at PQL

Can we take a moment to recognize just how impressive it is to be a writer? Not just a person who writes, mind you, because we all do that, but an honest-to-goodness writer, who puts in hours of hard graft … Continue reading

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From the Vault: Picture Perfect Books for Artists and Art Aficionados

It’s about this time of year that I start to wonder where all the colour went. The weather is grey and dreary, dark colours dominate our fashion choices, and even the festive holiday décor has been packed and stored. In … Continue reading

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PQ Weekly Roundup: 6 May 2016

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.   People are very excited about the latest issue of the Devil’s Artisan—and rightly so! … Continue reading

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Browse Inside: Oddballs

When I first learned the premise of Jim Westergard’s Oddballs, I was pretty sure we had something special. I mean come on, anecdotes about history’s most absurd characters? Sign me up. But it wasn’t until I caught a glimpse of … Continue reading

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News for October

Oh dear. You’ve caught me at a bad time, I’m afraid. My hair’s a mess, I haven’t been to the gym in days, and I’ve been dreaming about the act of writing (and endlessly rewriting) marketing copy. OK, so maybe … Continue reading

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The well dressed book: Everything old is new again (from ForeWord Magazine, Spring 2012)

Occasioned by the Quill’s success at ForeWord Magazine‘s Book of The Year Awards for several years now, editor Julie Eakin approached Tim Inkster about doing a publisher profile. The following is a copy of the interview that ran in their … Continue reading

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