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Literary Reading or Event

Join Rick's family and friends to celebrate his new faith memoir. Book signing, readings, and stories Parlour Restaurant, 1319 Wellington, Ottawa. Vaccination proof required by host site. More

New Publication

Rick Prashaw, an Ottawa author and new member, has a second memoir, Father Rick Roamin' Catholic published.  The faith memoir, .https://bit.ly/3oszotG  captures his 70-year "crooked, straight" journey to heaven's doors, mixing mischief, irreverence, and humour next to sobering commentary on a... More

New Publication

     “Instant Karma”, my recently completed first novel, is a futuristic fantasy of challenges and resolutions in the struggle to create an enlightened society. The background of the story is:     After thousands of years of religious persecutions and wars came the Realignment, the victory of the... More

New Publication

JEN LYNN BAILEY is delighted to announce that her debut picture book This is the Boat that Ben Built was published in March 2022 by Pajama Press. This humorous exploration of a northern river ecosystem featuring an intrepid young boatsman is paired with an extended author’s note about northern... More

Literary Reading or Event

Friday April 22, 7:00 pm Grant Park in the Atrium/Streaming on YouTube Hosted by Lara Rae Join us as we celebrate the launch of Nancy Chislett's debut novel Bombing the moon (Now or Never Publishing), hosted by Lara Rae. Nancy will give two readings and field questions from Lara, as well as McNally... More

Literary Reading or Event (Virtual Event)

Rona Altrows and Katherine Koller warmly invite you to a free online reading, You Can Have More, on Wednesday, April 13 at 7 pm MDT. Rona reads her personal essay "I Walk with a Stick" and Katherine reads her short story "The Potato Thief." After the readings, Katherine and Rona interview each... More

Literary Reading or Event (Virtual Event)

Marvyne Jenoff is pleased to announce her fifth book, the poetry collection Climbing the Rain, in print and e-book format, with Silver Bow Publishing, New Westminster, BC.  Spanning her 60-year career, the poems are divided into sections including: “Sky Blue Umbrellas,” “Embracing Union Station,” “... More

Literary Reading or Event (Virtual Event)

Grace Lau and Anna Yin read on Wednesday, March 23rd on Zoom. Open mic starts at 7:30 p.m. EST time (bring your work!); stay for the reading at 8:00 p.m. Register in advance for this Zoom poetry reading. Thanks Mark Allen Everett Poetry Series at the University of Oklahoma (USA) More

Literary Reading or Event (Virtual Event)

Join us online for a lively discussion with Poet Anna Yin. She will be reading from her collection of poetry in English and Mandarin. The books can be borrowed from Toronto Public Library's website. For details, please contact us at ststaff@tpl.ca or 416-396-8975. Anna Yin, an IT professional,... More

New Publication

Jackson’s friends and their families bake assorted hot cross buns for his Easter party. Liam’s foster parents use his most memorable Scottish ingredient, and Dimitri’s dad adds Greek mahlepi spice. Some have rainbow colours for all to see and a sweet Jamaican bun and cheese recipe! One by one, the... More

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