Mint Literary Agency

Review: Give Out Creek by J.G. Toews

Posted December 10, 2018

J.G. Toews. Mosaic (IPG, dist.), $19.95 trade paper (280p) ISBN 978-1-77161-305-7 Toews’s refreshing debut introduces readers to Stella Mosconi, a newspaper reporter who recently left Vancouver to return to her hometown of Nelson, British Columbia, with her husband, Joe, and two young sons. But it was Joe who really wanted to live in the…

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Mint Literary Agency New Release

Posted September 17, 2018

MLA is excited to announce the release of Danika Stone’s new title, Switchback, coming May 2019. Published by Swoon Reads. This is Stone’s first hardcover release.

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Globe and Mail article

Posted July 19, 2018

In her July 7, 2018, Globe and Mail article about Summer’s Top Canadian Thrillers, Margaret Cannon has this to say about RM Greenaway’s crime novel, Creep– the latest in her BC Blues crime series: “There’s a dead hiker on a trail at the Headwaters, a dead body in a crawl space under a house and a small…

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Ken Klonsky Wins Award

Posted April 26, 2018

Ken Klonsky has been selected by the BC Civil Liberties Association (BCCLA) as the 2018 winner of the Excellence of the Arts Award for his work in the fields of human rights and civil liberties in Canada.

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How Do You Know If Your Agent Is Any Good?

Posted December 3, 2015

We recently came across this excellent article, How Do You Know If Your Agent Is Any Good? by Jane Friedman, author of Publishing 101: A First-Time Writer’s Guide. In it, Jane answers some important questions about what a writer can expect from a good literary agent.

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