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Sheila Johnson Kindred Book Launch

Sheila Johnson Kindred Book Launch

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Sheila Johnson Kindred is launching her book, Jane Austen’s Transatlantic Sister: The Life and Letters of Fanny Palmer Austen on Nov. 6 at the Halifax Central Library. The event is from 7 p.m to 8:30 p.m and will be held in the Lindsay Children’s Room.

Award season begins: Atlantic Book Awards short list

Award season begins: Atlantic Book Awards short list

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Last night the Atlantic Book Awards announced this year’s short list at the Halifax Central Library. Jon Tattrie  led a discussion with Valerie Compton, Alexander MacLeod and Ami MacKay called “Writers in Conversation”.  Shandi Mitchell’s Dalhousie University Creative Writing students opened the event with readings of their best short fiction from their final senior workshop. Congratulations to all the shortlisted publishers and authors! Democracy 250 Atlantic…