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Literary Reading or Event

Fiona Tinwei Lam reads with Maureen Hynes and Allan Briesmaster for Vancouver's Poets' Corner Reading Series https://poetscorner.ca/ More

Literary Reading or Event (Virtual Event)

“Postcards from the In-Between” (LiterAsian Festival 2020)Sunday, August 16, 1.00pm – 3.30pm Pacific Standard Time Anosh Irani, Fiona Tinwei Lam, Kevin Kapenda, Rachel D’Sa, Carlo Javier, & Natalie De Santos  Moderated by Julia Lin https://literasian.com/2020-event-schedule/ More

Literary Reading or Event (Virtual Event)

Mark your calendars: I'll be discussing writing about Lyme disease as part of the "Medical Mysteries, Personal Crises" online panel discussion with Marion Agnew (Alzheimer's disease) and Amy Boyes (premature birth) on June 24th at 7PM EST on Facebook Live. Learn more: https://lnkd.in/gdBbDBW   More

Call For Submissions

Hello published authors! If you have a book with a Canadian location, I have a promotion opportunity for you!  I've created a promotion opportunity in an app called Story Origin. It's a relatively new player in the field and works much like BookFunnel, which many people are familiar with.  The idea... More

Congratulations

A memoir by Therese Greenwood is a Finalist for a 2020 Alberta Book Publishing Award from The Book Publishers Association of Alberta (BPAA). Nominated in the Trade Non-fiction category, What You Take With You: Wildfire, Family and the Road Home was published by the University of Alberta Press. An... More

Literary Reading or Event (Virtual Event)

Check out my pandemic project of reading Amma's Daughters: A Memoir. All nine chapters were recorded over weekends in April and May. AU Press has been releasing a chpater per week at this site since June 1: https://www.aupress.ca/blog/2020/06/01/in-her-own-words/ More

Members' Activity
Congratulations

Operation Vanished by Helen C. Escott wins a Silver Medal at the 2020 Independent Publisher Book Awards Flanker Press would like to congratulate Helen C. Escott. Her bestselling crime thriller Operation Vanished was awarded a Silver Medal – Best Regional Fiction at the 24th annual Independent... More

New Publication

I'm delighted to announce that my new short story collection, Permanent Tourists, will be published by Signature Editions, October 1, 2020. These stories feature displaced protagonists loosely connected through a support group, all of them dealing with loss precipitated by elusive fathers, husbands... More

New Publication

Rhea Tregebov is delighted to announce that her 2019 novel, Rue des Rosiers, as well as her 2009 novel, The Knife-Sharpener's Bell, have been acquired by Wolsak & Wynn Publishers of Hamilton. Huge thanks to Noelle Allen, publisher of W&W for her faith in these books, which were orphaned in... More

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