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Writing — B2B

Book Sales Catalogues & Media Kits

Scouting Life Media Kit – 2015 (request PDF)

BookThug Book Catalogue – Fall 2015

BookThug Book Catalogue – Spring 2015

BookThug Book Catalogue – Spring 2014

Writing — B2C

Web Content Strategy & Development

www.firststepdesign.ca (architectural design and building firm) — content development and writing

www.foxmarin.ca (boutique real estate team) — content development and writing

www.karenjane.co (custom jewelry designer and eCommerce site) — content development and writing

Copy Editing

More than 80 poetry, fiction, non-fiction, and dramatic titles for small press publisher BookThug, including:

Light Light by Julie Joosten (2013) – finalist, 2014 Governor General’s Award in Poetry
Polyamorous Love Song by Jacob Wren (2014) – a Globe and Mail Top 100 Book of 2014
The Counting House by Sandra Ridley (2014) – finalist, 2014 Archibald Lampman Award
Leak by Kate Hargreaves (2014) – a Quill and Quire 2014 Fall Poetry Preview Selection; 49th Shelf Most Anticipated Fall 2014 Poetry Selection
Bunny and Shark by Alisha Piercy (2014) – a 49th Shelf Most Anticipated Fall 2014 Fiction Selection
Sophrosyne by Marianne Apostolides (2014) – a 49th Shelf Most Anticipated Fall 2014 Fall Fiction Selection
A More Perfect [ by Jimmy McInnis (2015) – a 49th Shelf Most Anticipated Spring 2015 Poetry Selection
Endangered Hydrocarbons by Lesley Battler (2015) – a 49th Shelf Most Anticipated Spring 2015 Poetry Selection
One Hundred Days of Rain by Carellin Brooks (2015) – a 49th Shelf Most Anticipated Spring 2015 Fiction Selection
the pet radish, shrunken by Pearl Pirie (2015) – a 49th Shelf Most Anticipated Spring 2015 Poetry Selection

Cold Reading

One Day in August, by David O’Keefe (Knopf Canada, 2013)
The Longer I’m Prime Minister, by Paul Wells (Random House of Canada, 2013)
Us Conductors, by Sean Michaels (Random House of Canada, 2014) – winner, 2014 Scotiabank Giller Prize
All My Puny Sorrows, by Miriam Toews (Knopf Canada, 2014) – winner, 2014 Rogers Writers’ Trust Fiction Prize; finalist, 2014 Scotiabank Giller Prize

Substantive Editing

Ahmed, Kristal, and Pagell. 2014. “Impact of operational and marketing capabilities on firm performance: Evidence from economic growth and downturns.” International Journal of Production Economics 154 (Aug): 59-71.

Canada’s Anti-Spam Legislation Summary and Guide” (TC Media, 2014)