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Book Launch – Òr a Mhaireas / Lasting Gold

Nova Scotia Halifax, NS

Join Bradan Press for the online book launch of Òr a Mhaireas / Lasting Gold, a collection of new Nova Scotia Gaelic poetry! NOTE: This is a save-the-date placeholder -- we'll add more details to this Gaelic Month book launch event as soon as we can! We will invite the authors of the collection to […]

Activités familiales et ventes de livres


Du 26 au 29 mai, Nicole Poirier, Marie-France Comeau et Gilles Cormier seront présents à Chéticamp pour une vente de livres en français de Bouton d'or Acadie.Venez les rencontrer et découvrir ces livres créés en Acadie pour tous les goûts et tous les âges :Jeudi 26 mai, 11h00-19h00Vendredi 27 mai, 9h00-17h00À la bibliothèque de l’école […]

Fragments of Faith Book Launch

The Gallery - Coffee House & Bistro 82 Great George Street, Charlottetown, PE

Please join me for the Fragments of Faith in-person book launch at the Gallery! Pick up your copy or/and grab a deliciously crafted beverage at this beautiful bistro (FACT: they have 3 different cafe mochas you can buy ...) I would love to see you on this special day!https://www.facebook.com/events/514228800413607/

We Happy Few Book Launch

1869 Upper Water St, Halifax, NS B3J 1S9, Canada

Join us to celebrate the launch of ‘We Happy Few’, debut novel from Aren A. Morris.The BookAs part of the city’s war effort, Polly Tremblay decides to train and work as a welder at the Halifax Shipyards. Affirmed by her work, Polly’s journey toward personal and professional independence begins. Soon, Victory in Europe is declared […]

Quilted Stash – Author Chat with Ralph Jarvis

Online Events

What's in your stash? Welcome Ralph Jarvis co-author of "Quilted Stash" for a Newfoundland and Labrador Library virtual author chat. Join us as we chat about their new book and some awesome quilt projects they have on the go.Please register https://publiclibrary.webex.com/publiclibrary/j.php?RGID=rb6541793cbfef61c1305272f3e0d9680Registration will close 1 hour before the event.**The links to our events are not posted […]

The Magic of Memoir – with Marjorie Simmins


*To register, visit the PEIWG website at www.peiwritersguild.com*The PEIWG is thrilled to be offering a full-day, in-person seminar entitled The Magic of Memoir, hosted by award winning journalist and writer Marjorie Simmins. This is an exclusive opportunity, limited to 10 participants to allow for a fully interactive experience. Open to both emerging and experienced writers, […]

Brad Dunne COLES AVALON MALL signing!

Coles Avalon Mall 48 Kenmount Rd., St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador, NL

Author BRAD DUNNE will be signing copies of his book THE MERCHANT'S MANSION at Coles Avalon Mall on May 28th, 2022!https://www.facebook.com/events/4973261039423260/

Author Signing – Susan MacLeod

Chapters Dartmouth 41 Mic Mac Blvd, Dartmouth, NS

Susan MacLeod depicts her experiences navigating the labyrinthine long-term care system with her mother in this graphic memoir recently nominated for several Atlantic Book Awardshttps://www.facebook.com/events/567970201427838/

Pop-Up Gaelic Book Sale at Argyle Fine Art

Argyle Fine Art Argyle Fine Art

Fàilte! Celebrate Open City day and Gaelic Month in downtown Halifax: Meet the publisher and browse unique Gaelic books made in Nova Scotia, including a colouring book, graphic novels, children's books, bilingual poetry, and more!https://www.facebook.com/events/3371999893111301/

An Afternoon At The Briny Bay Cafe

951 Hwy 2, NS Trunk 2, Five Islands

An afternoon featuring Rosaria Campbell and Chad Norman reading poetry, along with the Mark Carroll Trio laying down some jazz.https://www.facebook.com/events/1145023043012849/

Book Launch – Out of the Twilight graphic novel

Nova Scotia Halifax, NS

Join us for the online launch of Out of the Twilight, the English translation of Angus MacLeod's Gaelic graphic novel Ás a' Chamhanaich!https://www.facebook.com/events/337130061664218/

In Converation: Anna Quon with Dorothy Ellen Palmer

Another Story Bookshop YouTube Channel

Invisible Publishing and Another Story Bookshop present Anna Quon (WHERE THE SILVER RIVER ENDS) in conversation with Dorothy Ellen Palmer (FALLING FOR MYSELF). Join us for a live-streamed discussion between the two authors about their latest works.DATE: Monday, May 30TIME: 6-7 PM ET (7-8 PM AT)WHERE: LINK TO COMECOST: FREEABOUT ANNA QUON: Middle-aged, mixed-race, Mad […]

In Conversation with Nancy Regan

St.Stephen's Parish Chester 60 Regent St, Chester, NS

Chester Playhouse invites you to join us In Conversation with journalist, television personality and new author, Nancy Regan.Nancy Regan is a Canadian actress, journalist, news anchor, and television personality, most known for her fifteen-year tenure as host of CTV's Live at 5, reaching more than a quarter of a million viewers nightly. Since retiring from […]

Atlantic Book Award-themed Silent Reading

Good Robot Brewing Company Good Robot Brewing Company

Help us kick off the Atlantic Book Awards Festival with a special Atlantic Book Awards–themed Silent Reading event at Good Robot Brewery. Discover this year’s nominated titles, grab a drink from the librewearian, and get lost in a new book while you enjoy the silence in the MouseTrap lounge above the brewery. Bring your library […]

Silent Reading: Atlantic Book Award Themed

Good Robot Brewing Company 2736 Robie Street, Halifax, NS

Atlantic Book Award-themed Silent ReadingHelp us kick off the Atlantic Book Awards Festival with a special Atlantic Book Awards–themed Silent Reading event at Good Robot Brewery. Discover this year’s nominated titles, grab a drink from the librewearian, and get lost in a new book while you enjoy the silence in the MouseTrap lounge above the […]

Creating Short Fiction Collections

Online Events

A virtual event Join acclaimed short story writer Alexander MacLeod (Light Lifting, Animal Person) in conversation with the nominees for the award named for his father, the Alistair MacLeod Prize for Short Fiction: David Huebert (Chemical Valley), Amber McMillan (The Running Trees), and Claire Wilkshire (The Love Olympics). Learn more about the intricacies of their […]

WordSpring 2022

St. Thomas University 51 Dineen Drive, Fredericton, NB

WordSpring is our main annual writing festival and this year, we have a great lineup of workshops and presenters, including our fabulous keynote speaker Lesley Crewe.Nonfiction author and freelancer Sandra Phinney will be speaking on "The Power of Prompts," Poet and STU professor Kathy Mac will teach on "Wording around with Editing," Screenwriter Gordon Mihan […]

Atlantic Book Awards Non-Fiction Double-Header, Part I: On (Auto)Biographical Writing

Halifax Central Library Halifax Central Library

The journey of writing biographical and autobiographical works is profound. Join journalist and author Lindsay Ruck for a discussion with some of this year’s Atlantic Book Award nominees:-Stephen Kimber (Alexa!: Changing the Face of Canadian Politics)-Donna Morrissey (Pluck: A Memoir of a Newfoundland Childhood and the Raucous, Terrible, Amazing Journey to Becoming a Novelist) -Don […]

Atlantic Book Awards Non-Fiction Double-Header, Part II: Sharing Our Stories

Halifax Central Library Halifax Central Library

Join journalist and author Pauline Dakin in conversation with Atlantic Book Award nominees -Joanne Gallant (A Womb in the Shape of a Heart: My Story of Miscarriage and Motherhood) -Susan MacLeod (Dying for Attention: A Graphic Memoir of Nursing Home Care)-Donna Morrissey (Pluck: A Memoir of a Newfoundland Childhood and the Raucous, Terrible, Amazing Journey […]

Carolyn R Parsons & Brad Dunne Clarenville signing!

Quality Hotel Clarenville 247 Trans Canada Highway, Clarenville, NL

Authors Brad Dunne and Carolyn R Parsons team up for this spectacular event in Clarenville, c dot con! Both are bestselling stars of Newfoundland's literary scene with their unique takes on our province's culture!https://www.facebook.com/events/764636674549109/