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The Porcupine's Quill is an artisanal publisher that values the art and craft of the book, both in content and in form. Our mandate is to preserve the culture of the printed word by using our expertise in the art of 20th-century offset printing technology to create quality books that look and feel like 19th-century letterpress products. We specialize in Canadian art and design, book history, memoirs and selectively acquired collections of poetry and fiction from edgy new authors as well as pillars of the canon.

New! Upcoming Fall 2015 Releases

Mexican Journal Mexican Journal
P. K. Page
ISBN 978-0-88984-364-6
Thoughts on Driving to Venus Thoughts on Driving to Venus
Christopher Pratt
ISBN 978-0-88984-384-4
Trudeau: La Vie en Rose Trudeau: La Vie en Rose
George A. Walker
ISBN 978-0-88984-386-8
The Essential Travis Lane The Essential Travis Lane
selected by Shane Neilson
ISBN 978-0-88984-388-2
No Fixed Address No Fixed Address
Jon Evans
ISBN 978-0-889843-875-0
Oddballs Oddballs
Jim Westergard
ISBN 978-0-88984-389-9

Spring 2015 Releases

A Serious Call A Serious Call
Don Coles
ISBN 978-0-88984-380-6
Loteria Huasteca Lotería Huasteca
Alec Dempster
ISBN 978-0-88984-383-7
On Shaving On Shaving Off His Face
Shane Neilson
ISBN 978-0-88984-382-0
Fabulous Peculiarities Fabulous Peculiarities
Tom Smart
ISBN 978-0-88984-379-0
The Grand River The Grand River
Gerard Brender à Brandis and Marianne Brandis
ISBN 978-0-88984-379-0
The Essential Daryl Hineg The Essential Daryl Hine
selected by James Pollock
ISBN 978-0-88984-385-1

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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.

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