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Celebrate African Heritage Month and WIN 5 books

Celebrate African Heritage Month and WIN 5 books

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Congratulations to our winner Sheelagh Russell-Brown of Halifax, NS! We’re giving away a collection of books in honour of the last week of African Heritage Month 2015 To enter, simply tell us which Black Atlantic Canadian most inspires you! You can share your answers on our Facebook page, on Twitter (with the hashtag #HeritageBooks) or by commenting on this post. You could win 5 books: Live from the…

Dartmouth Book Awards Night 2

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The Dartmouth Book Awards invites you to celebrate over 25 Years of celebrating writing excellence in Nova Scotia with a free evening of words & music featuring host Stephanie Domet reading from Fallsy Downsies; Mayor Michael Savage; poet laureate El Jones, music by Scottie Penton & The Cheap Gang,  Bruce MacNab reading from Metamorphosis.Supported by Dartmouth Kiwanis Club, BoyneClarke LLP, Collins Barrow, DDBC, Weed Man, & Friends of the Dartmouth Book Awards

Word on the Street day planner

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On Sept. 21, Atlantic bibliophiles will celebrate Canada’s annual book festival in Halifax. Noted authors Vincent Lam and Lainey Lui are on the program, alongside local favourites George Elliott Clarke, Lesley Crewe and Beatrice MacNeil. Don’t miss a minute with our must-see guide to this year’s festival! For moms Visit the Wonderful Words tent to hear three readings offering different perspectives on becoming a mother, as…