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Raymond Fraser launches his new novel, Seasons of Discontent, at Westminster Books

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Raymond Fraser launches his new novel, Seasons of Discontent (Lion’s Head Press, 297 pp, $16.95) at Westminster Books on Wednesday, April 15. The evening will feature a reading by the author. Refreshments will be served. Set in the years 1964-65, Seasons of Discontent is a spirited and captivating sequel to two of the author’s best-known novels, The Bannonbridge Musicians and In Another Life. “Reading Fraser’s writing is like listening…

A rosy picture of the next stage in human evolution

A rosy picture of the next stage in human evolution

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Humans 3.0 is a broad, well-written look at how technology is currently affecting individuals, societies and the human species, and how it may change our very natures within the coming decades. Nowak’s research is thorough. He interviews some key thinkers on the topic, as well as vampire author Anne Rice, and consults releases from financial firms, think tanks and international bodies like the United Nations and…