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Alison Lohans’ PICTURING ALYSSA a double-nominee!

Alison Lohans‘ young adult novel Picturing Alyssa (Dundurn Press 2011) has been shortlisted for two 2011 Saskatchewan Book Awards! Nominated for the Children’s Literature Award and the Regina Book Award, Picturing Alyssa follows young Alyssa Dixon as she steps back in time … Continue reading

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Steven Skurka to host own show for NewsTalk 1010

In addition to making appearances on CTV news programs, Tilted (Dundurn Press 2008, 2011) author Steven Skurka writes a weekly legal column, “Skurka’s Spin,” for CTV.ca. Now Torontonians can look also to NewsTalk 1010 when in need of Steven’s sound legal perspectives. Beginning … Continue reading

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Breakfast with legal expert Steven Skurka

Steven Skurka–trial lawyer, CTV News legal expert, and author of Tilted: The Trials of Conrad Black (2nd ed. Dundurn Press 2011)–is slated to appear at a breakfast hosted by the UJA Federation of Greater Toronto on Thursday, February 23 at 7:30 a.m. … Continue reading

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MINERVA’S VOYAGE a Children’s Centre Best Book!

The HSW Literary Agency is thrilled to announce that Lynne Kositsky‘s Minerva’s Voyage (Dundurn Press)–described by CM Magazine as “an exhilarating adventure story” with a “believable and authentic” protagonist–has been named to the Canadian Children’s Book Centre‘s annual list of … Continue reading

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Advance praise for Alison Lohans’ PICTURING ALYSSA

As you may know, Alison Lohans, the prolific author of young adult and children’s books, has a new novel out this September. Picturing Alyssa, published by Dundurn Press, follows Alyssa Dixon as a photograph literally transports her to an Iowa … Continue reading

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Catching up with Alison Lohans

Alison Lohans is one of the HSW Literary Agency’s most prolific clients. While she always seems to have something on the go, the past year has been especially busy. In January 2010, Alison’s middle-grade novel Doppelganger was published as part … Continue reading

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Gearing up for the Forest of Reading 2011

As the tickets for the 2011 Forest of Reading Festival of Trees go on sale today, the HSW Literary Agency once again congratulates Richard Scarsbrook on his White Pine nomination for The Monkeyface Chronicles. Richard’s last young adult novel, Cheeseburger Subversive, was nominated for … Continue reading

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