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Nancy Macdonald Wins Two National Magazine Awards

May 30, 2017

The winners of the 40th annual National Magazine Awards were announced at a gala in Toronto on May 26, and we are delighted to announce that our client Nancy Macdonald took home two of the prestigious prizes. She won the … Read more

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Audiobooks: What’s Driving the Explosion?

February 22, 2016

What’s driving the explosion of audiobooks?Over the last year, the publishing industry has reported that audiobooks are the fastest-growing book format. According to the American Association of Publishers downloadable audio grew 31% the first half of 2015 compared with the … Read more

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Key Book Publishing Blogs to Keep Authors Informed

June 10, 2015

 Page Two’s summer intern recently asked us how she could stay up-to-date with the latest news in publishing. After all, commercial publishing is filled with just as many buzzwords, hot topics, complexities, and developments as any other major industry and … Read more

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Anti-Spam Laws Creating Marketing Headaches for Publishers

September 10, 2014

On July 1, 2014, new Canadian anti-spam legislation (CASL) came into effect that restricts the use of email, text messages, and instant messages for commercial purposes. Businesses now need consent to send electronic commercial messages to individuals. Two months in, … Read more

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Meet Nonvella, a New Canadian Digital-Only Publisher

June 25, 2014

We are always pleased when new venues for writers’ work open up. Last night we toasted digital-only publisher Nonvella at its launch party. The company was founded by Vancouver-based writers Tyee Bridge and Anne Casselman. They publish non-fiction work of … Read more

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