Quill and Quire

by Q&Q Staff

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Former lawyer and self-proclaimed bibliophile Natalie Jenner has fulfilled a longtime dream of opening a bookstore with the launch of Archetype Books in Oakville, Ontario. Since opening its doors in mid-December, the bookstore has been ... Read More »

December 16, 2015

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Designers choose four books that made a visual mark in 2015 Debris Kevin Hardcastle (Biblioasis) Designed by Kate Hargreaves This accomplished cover is literary and restrained, while simultaneously kicking ass six ways from Sunday. The ... Read More »

December 9, 2015

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Thirteen more titles that made a mark in 2015 ’Membering Austin Clarke (Dundurn Press) Now 81, Austin Clarke recalls a life lived fully, including forays into the American civil rights movement and a career as ... Read More »

December 3, 2015

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Q&Q editors share some of their favourite 2015 releases Compiled by editor Sue Carter and reviews editor Steven W. Beattie SuperMutant Magic Academy Jillian Tamaki (Drawn & Quarterly) Even if the idea of reading about ... Read More »

December 1, 2015

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After several years dominated by multinational publisher consolidations and bookseller closures, 2015 was, in retrospect, relatively calm. The number of shuttered retailers declined, with some indies even reporting a better-than- average year. This may have ... Read More »

November 30, 2015