Events

Check out our full calendar of events for author signings and events through the Maritimes and Across Canada.

Greg Marquis at Saint John East Branch Public Library

Author Greg Marquis will discuss his book, Truth and Honour: The Death of Richard Oland and the Trial of Dennis Oland at the East Branch Public Library, Saint John this Saturday, March 25 at 1:00 p.m. 

Robert Rayner at Fredericton Public Library

Join Black Water Rising author Robert Rayner at the Fredericton Public Library for an author reading on Saturday, March 25th. Suspenseful and authentic, with a fine ear for the nuances of local politics and teenage sensibilities, celebrated YA author Robert Rayner’s new novel combines activism, love, and mystery. Books will be available for purchase courtesy… Read More»

The Halifax Explosion: Writers Perspectives & ABA shortlist announcements

As we commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Halifax Explosion, join the Atlantic Book Awards as local authors (including Aftershock author Janet Maybee) discuss how they handled the Halifax Explosion in fiction, non-fiction and children’s books. Plus, hear the shortlist for this year’s Atlantic Book Awards! 

Lorenzo Society Reading Series: Greg Marquis

On Thursday, April 6th, national bestselling and National Business Book Award-nominated author Greg Marquis will read from Truth and Honour: The Death of Richard Oland and the Trial of Dennis Oland as the final speaker of this year’s Lorenzo Society Reading Series. All are welcome. 

Field Notes: Sara Jewell in Kingston, Ontario

Meet author and award-winning journalist Sara Jewell at Novel Idea Bookstore on Thursday, April 20th. Sara will be signing and reading from her book, Field Notes: A City Girl’s Search for Heart and Home in Rural Nova Scotia. The event will begin at 7:00 p.m. with books available for purchase.

Field Notes: Ontario Book Launch

Meet author and award-winning journalist Sara Jewell on Saturday, April 22nd at Trinity United Church (Ryerson Hall) in Cobourg, Ontario. Sara will be signing and reading from her book, Field Notes: A City Girl’s Search for Heart and Home in Rural Nova Scotia. The event will begin at 2:00 p.m. with books available for purchase courtesy of Let’s… Read More»

Field Notes: Sara Jewell in Oakville, Ontario

Meet author and award-winning journalist Sara Jewell at St. Paul’s United Church on Monday, April 24th. Sara will be signing and reading from her book, Field Notes: A City Girl’s Search for Heart and Home in Rural Nova Scotia. The event will begin at 7:00 p.m. with books available for purchase courtesy of A Different Drummer Books.

Field Notes: Sara Jewell in Trenton, Ontario

Meet author and award-winning journalist Sara Jewell at The Grind Café on Wednesday, April 26th. Sara will be signing and reading from her book, Field Notes: A City Girl’s Search for Heart and Home in Rural Nova Scotia. The event will begin at 7:00 p.m. with books available for purchase courtesy of Lighthouse Books.

Atlantic Book Award Gala 2017

The 2017 Atlantic Book Awards Gala takes places in Paul O’Regan Hall, Halifax Central Library – save the date!