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Stewart Payne signs copies of Cut from the Cloth of Fogo at Coles, Avalon Mall

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Stewart Payne will be signing copies of Cut from the Cloth of Fogo on Friday, July 24, from 5:00 to 7:00 pm at Coles (Avalon Mall, St. John’s, NL). Cut from the Cloth of Fogo is Stewart Payne’s memoir, tracing his humble beginnings on Fogo Island in the 1930s and his journey to becoming one of the most respected Anglican clergymen in Newfoundland and Labrador. With modesty and humour, Stewart describes his early upbringing…

Stewart Payne signs copies of Cut from the Cloth of Fogo at the Anglican Diocesan Resource Centre in St. John’s

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Stewart Payne will be signing copies of Cut from the Cloth of Fogo on Friday, July 24, from 10:00 am to 12:00 noon at the Anglican Diocesan Resource Centre bookstore (19 King’s Bridge Road, St. John’s, NL). Cut from the Cloth of Fogo is Stewart Payne’s memoir, tracing his humble beginnings on Fogo Island in the 1930s and his journey to becoming one of the most respected…

Esi Edugyan reads and signs books at Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21

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To launch our Pier 21 Reads program, we are very much looking forward to welcoming Giller Prize-winning author, Esi Edugyan, for a reading and book signing at 10 a.m. on September 24, 2015 here at Kenneth C. Rowe Hall presented in partnership with Halifax Public Libraries.   The format will be a mixture of a reading and a lecture on the themes of immigration and Canadian identity in the…

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Read by the Sea literary festival in River John, NS

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The Read by the Sea Literary Festival at River John, Nova Scotia is now in the 16th year of bringing Canada’s best authors and poets to Nova Scotia’s North Shore. Join us on July 11 at the River John Legion Gardens on Saturday July 11. 2015 authors: Maureen Jennings’ first crime fiction series is set in 1895 Victorian Toronto, featuring detective William Murdoch. CBC’s Murdoch Mysteries television series…

Port Medway Readers’ Festival: Ann-Marie MacDonald

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Ann-Marie MacDonald will be the first of four authors involved in this year’s Port Medway Readers’ Festival. You’re invited to the Old Meeting House in Port Medway, N.S. for a reading by Ann-Marie MacDonald of Adult Onset. Tickets are $20.00 per person, per event.  A festival sponsorship, which includes two tickets to each of the three author readings, is available for $175.00.  (Please note a sponsorship does…

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WordPlay children’s literary festival

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WordPlay (for children of all ages) at Tatamagouche is now in the 16th year of bringing Canada’s best authors to Nova Scotia’s North Shore. Join us on June 20th for teen writers inspired by author-mentors; children leaping and singing and playing games with words; lawn chairs and sun hats turned out for Canada’s best reading their works. 2015 authors: Linda Little‘s first children’s picture book Work and More Work has been…