Category Archives: literary events

Word Vancouver festival – Sunday, September 24th, 2017

Inspiring Words. A free festival of reading and writing. Between September 19 and 24 (six days!), a multitude of free reading and writing activities will take place at various locations and are all part of the Word Vancouver festival. The … Continue reading

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Reading: Big Blue Forever – September 16th, 2017

Anita Miettunen will be at UBC Bookstore reading from her new kids’ book, Big Blue Forever: The Story of Canada’s Largest Blue Whale Skeleton: Date & Time:  Saturday, September 16 from 1:00 to 1:30 pm Location:  UBC Bookstore, 6200 University Blvd. … Continue reading

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Fields of Gold Beneath Prairie Skies – September 13th, 2017

Come join Suzanne de Montigny and friends for an evening of reading and music (and a gift) at the launch of her latest teen novel, Fields of Gold Beneath Prairie Skies — based on a true story. Wednesday, September 13th, … Continue reading

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Darlene Foster launching new book in her series

Darlene Foster is excited to announce the release of her new book, Amanda in New Mexico: Ghosts in the Wind. About the book Amanda Ross is on a school trip to Taos, New Mexico. She shares a room with Cleo, … Continue reading

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Heartwood Hotel book launch – July 13th, 2017

Hope lots of you can make it to the launch of my Heartwood Hotel chapter book! Thursday, July 13th | 7 pm Kidsbooks 2557 West Broadway, Vancouver Though it is rather late, it will definitely be a kid-friendly event—with activities, … Continue reading

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Oy Vey Comedy Night – June 20th, 2017

The winner of the first Joan Betty Stuchner Oy Vey Award for the Funniest Canadian Children’s Book will be announced at Oy Vey Comedy Night: Tuesday, June 20th, 2017 | 7-9 pm Cottage Bistro 4470 Main Street, Vancouver The evening is FREE! Wine, … Continue reading

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