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Porcupine’s Quill: News for July

OK everyone, take a deeeep breath. All together, now. That’s right. Do you smell that? That, my friends, is patriotism. And also BBQ. But it’s mostly patriotism. Today, of course, our friends south of the border are celebrating Independence Day. … Continue reading

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From the Vault: April Showers

Tradition dictates that the month of April is known as something of a rainy season. Despite this fact, many of you are probably still bundled up against the wintery chill that has managed to hang around like the last guest … Continue reading

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News for June

Greetings Quill fans. We have to thank you all for making May such a fantastic and fun-filled month! We kicked off May with another great Toronto Comic Arts Festival, with George Walker, Alec Dempster, Marta Chudolinska and Stefan Berg participating … Continue reading

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Defying expectations: Making Light of Tragedy and Bad Imaginings

In my last review, I wrote about Shelley Peterson’s young adult books Dancer and Abby Malone. Today I’m looking at two books that are a bit more mature, and sometimes even downright unsettling: Making Light of Tragedy and Bad Imaginings. … Continue reading

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News for March

You are probably all thinking that there is no way, just no way, that we can top the excitement of February here at PQL. After getting Jon Evans of Beasts of New York on daytime Toronto (abliet, following a chef … 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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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.