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All the Names Between Book Launch

All the Names Between Book Launch

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Julia McCarthy will be launching her new book of poetry, All the Names Between (Brick Books) at the Writers Federation of Nova Scotia office on Sunday, Nov. 19. The event will be held  from 2-4 p.m. and feature special guest Susan Elmslie  who will be presenting Museum of Kindness (Brick Books).

Joint Book Launch at The Company House

Joint Book Launch at The Company House

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The Nova Scotia Book of Fathers (Pottersfield Press), Joan Baxter’s Seven Grains of Paradise (Pottersfield Press), Don Aker’s Scars and Other Stories (Pottersfield Press), and Lesley Choyce’s The Unlikely Redemption of John Alexander MacNeil (Roseway Publishing) will be launched as part of a joint event on Saturday, June 10th from 3:00pm to 5:00pm at The Company House. The launch will feature short presentations on the books,…

Atlantic Book Awards Presents: Notes from a Feminist Killjoy

Atlantic Book Awards Presents: Notes from a Feminist Killjoy

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Interested in talking about how to be a feminist killjoy in everyday life? Shortlisted for both the Margaret and John Savage First Book Award and Atlantic Book Award for Scholarly Writing, Erin Wunker, author of Notes from a Feminist Killjoy, will be doing a reading and discussion of feminism. Questions welcome and books will be for sale at Bookmark II!

Atlantic Book Awards Presents: Phonse Jessome

Atlantic Book Awards Presents: Phonse Jessome

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Award-winning journalist and best-selling author Phonse Jessome will read from Disposable Souls, shortlisted for the 2017 Jim Connors Dartmouth Book Award for Fiction. He will also deliver a talk that explores the social value of Noir fiction as a form of journalism that examines the many ills in our society. Books will be available for sale from Bookmark II.