St. John’s

Frank Gogos signs copies of The Royal Newfoundland Regiment in the Great War at Costco St. John’s

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Frank Gogos will be signing copies of The Royal Newfoundland Regiment in the Great War: A Guide to the Battlefields and Memorials of France, Belgium, and Gallipoli on Friday, August 7, from 2:00 to 4:00 pm at Costco (28 Stavanger Drive, St. John’s, NL). The Royal Newfoundland Regiment in the Great War is both a history of the Royal Newfoundland Regiment and a tribute to those…

Gerard Doran signs copies of A Stroke in Time at Coles, Village Shopping Centre

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Gerard Doran will be signing copies of A Stroke in Time on Sunday, August 2, from 1:00 to 2:30 pm at Coles (Village Shopping Centre, St. John’s, NL). A Stroke in Time is Gerard Doran’s debut novel. Inspired by true events, this tale of the record-breaking Outer Cove rowing crew of 1901 is a tribute to the everyman hero and a dedication to the outport fishing…

Port Medway Readers’ Festival: Michael Crummey

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Join Michael Crummey on Aug. 1 for the third event in the Port Medway Reader’s Festival. Crummey will be reading from his novel Sweetland at 7p.m. at the Old Meeting House in Port Medway. 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 not include tickets…

Gerard Doran signs copies of A Stroke in Time at Chapters St. John’s

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Gerard Doran will be signing copies of A Stroke in Time on Saturday, August 1, from 3:00 to 5:00 pm at Chapters (70 Kenmount Road, St. John’s, NL). A Stroke in Time is Gerard Doran’s debut novel. Inspired by true events, this tale of the record-breaking Outer Cove rowing crew of 1901 is a tribute to the everyman hero and a dedication to the outport fishing…

Edward Roberts signs copies of A Blue Puttee at War at Costco St. John’s

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Edward Roberts will be signing copies of A Blue Puttee at War: The Memoir of Captain Sydney Frost, MC on Tuesday, July 28, from 2:00 to 4:00 pm at Costco (28 Stavanger Drive, St. John’s, NL). Sydney Frost, a young Nova Scotian, was working in St. John’s at The Bank of Nova Scotia when the First World War began in August 1914. He joined the Newfoundland…

Stewart Payne signs copies of Cut from the Cloth of Fogo at Chapters St. John’s

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Stewart Payne will be signing copies of Cut from the Cloth of Fogo on Saturday, July 25, from 3:00 to 5:00 pm at Chapters (70 Kenmount 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 Anglican clergymen in Newfoundland and Labrador. With modesty and humour, Stewart describes…

Barry C. Parsons signs copies of Rock Recipes: The Best Food from my Newfoundland Kitchen at Costco St. John’s

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RockRecipes.com creator Barry C. Parsons’ will be signing his popular cookbook, Rock Recipes: The Best Food from my Newfoundland Kitchen, at Costco St. John’s July 25th from 3-5pm. Rock Recipes: The Best Food from my Newfoundland Kitchen gathers together some of the most popular dishes Parsons has ever posted – and includes a healthy serving of brand new fare as well! A self-described “lifelong food obsessive,” Parsons has spent years developing and…