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PQ Weekly Roundup: 15 Feb 2019

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. Don’t miss this adorable animated short about the magic of reading. Gotta love that ending. … Continue reading

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Pulled from the Pages: The House on Major Street by Leon Rooke

I can’t even adequately describe how excited I am for the upcoming publication of Leon Rooke’s The House on Major Street. It is such a brilliant, crazy, surreal novel full of heart—and literary references. I’ve read it a few times by now … Continue reading

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Thoughts on the Bookish Sport that is Publishing, or, News for February at PQL

If you care about sports (heck, probably even if you don’t), you know this past Sunday marked the annual sporting/marketing grail known as the Super Bowl. Lest you think I actually know what I’m talking about, you can rest assured … Continue reading

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PQ Weekly Roundup: 25 May 2018

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. CBC Books asked around and came up with a list of 68 must-read Canadian poetry … Continue reading

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PQL Author of the Month: Leon Rooke

On the heels of the success of our inaugural Author of the Month post featuring Margaret Avison, we’re turning our attention to other worthy backlist authors in our catalogue. For the month of May, which happens to be Short Story … Continue reading

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2017: Year in Review

It’s been another whirlwind year at the Quill—just how we like it! There have been so many opportunities to get out and interact with our fellow book lovers at home and abroad. Take a step back in time with us … Continue reading

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