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Daily Deals: S&S Canada acquires memoir by aunt of drowned Syrian boy, Alan Kurdi

Simon & Schuster Canada vice-president and editorial director Nita Pronovost and editor Brendan May have acquired a memoir by Tima Kurdi.

Deals: CanLit legend Timothy Findley is finally recognized with his first comprehensive biography

After revisiting Timothy Findley’s breakout novel, 1977’s The Wars, for one of her books, Vancouver scholar Sherrill Grace discovered there wasn’t enough information on the Canadian novel (or its author) to satisfy her curiosity.