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Amplifying Local Authors

Writing is often a solitary pursuit, and rejections from publishers, emotionally challenging content and the pressure we put on ourselves to succeed can make it a pretty tough slog at the best of times - throw in those long, dark Canadian winters and you've got a recipe for too much whiskey and a tear-stained manuscript.… Continue reading Amplifying Local Authors

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85 QUEEN: An Evening with Carrie Snyder

Last night we welcomed critically acclaimed author Carrie Snyder to the beautiful Reading Lounge at Central Library for a reading and discussion of her 2015 novel, Girl Runner. This was the most recent in our 85 QUEEN series, featuring critically acclaimed authors, thought-provoking films, current events, and controversial issues. Read Girl Runner with your book… Continue reading 85 QUEEN: An Evening with Carrie Snyder