Events

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

Fog Lit Festival: Disposable Souls Book Launch

Join award-winning journalist and true-crime author Phonse Jessome at the opening ceremonies of the 2016 Fog Lit Festival for the Saint John launch of his gritty first novel, Disposable Souls.   About the book: Jessome’s novel introduces Cam Neville, a former biker and war hero, who’s on the case of a murdered evangelist pastor. This gritty mystery… Read More»

Fog Lit Festival: Jessome Workshop – Writing as Therapy

Registration is now open for Phonse Jessome‘s writing workshop at this year’s Fog Lit Festival in Saint John! Sign up for “Writing as Therapy” at  http://foglit.ca/events/workshops/writing-as-therapy/ now! “On how to deal with trauma or loss through writing. We will look at a form of writing first developed by Psychologist James Pennebaker who has run a series of peer reviewed… Read More»

Fog Lit Festival: Words and Wine

Join The Wine Lover’s Guide to Atlantic Canada authors Craig Pinhey and Moira Peters, along with Russell Wangersky, Susan White, Chad Norman, and Darren Green for this year’s Words and Wine event at the 2016 Fog Lit Festival. For more information, please visit www.foglit.ca 

Richard Saillant at MUN for Visiting Speaker Series

Richard Saillant will be at Memorial University for their Visiting Speaker Series entitled: Newfoundland and Labrador in the Age of the Great Demographic Imbalance Population aging is hardly a new topic—Canadians have been told for decades their country is aging fast. What they are only beginning to realize, however, is how unevenly Canada’s regions are doing so.… Read More»

Fog Lit Festival: Dave Atkinson and Robert Rayner for Welcome to the Myst

Join Black Water Rising author Robert Rayner and Cure for Wereduck author Dave Atkinson for Fog Lit Festival’s teen event, “Welcome to the Myst.” Joining them are authors Vicki Grant, Lisa Harrington, and Eric Murphy. For more information, please visit www.foglit.ca 

Disposable Souls Book Launch

Join award-winning journalist and true-crime author Phonse Jessome at the Cape Breton Regional Library for the launch of his gritty first novel, Disposable Souls. This event is free and open to the public, with books available for purchase courtesy of Cape Breton Curiosity Shop. About the book: Jessome’s first novel introduces Cam Neville, a former biker and war… Read More»

Cure for Wereduck Book Launch

The quirky (and quacky!) follow-up to Hackmatack Award-nominated Wereduck is here.  Dave Atkinson will hold his PEI launch for Cure for Wereduck at Confederation Centre Public Library, Charlottetown on October 5 at 6:30 p.m. There will be complimentary snacks, a reading from Dave, and more! This is an all-ages event that’s perfect for the whole family, so… Read More»

Truth and Honour Saint John Book Launch

Join author Greg Marquis at UNBSJ Grand Hall on Thursday, October 6 for the official book launch of Truth and Honour: The Death of Richard Oland and the Trial of Dennis Oland. Reception will begin at 7:00 p.m. This event is free and open to the public. Copies of the book will be available for… Read More»

Truth and Honour Moncton Book Signing

Join Truth and Honour: The Death of Richard Oland and the Trial of Dennis Oland author Greg Marquis at Chapters Moncton  for a book signing on Saturday, October 8. Greg will be in-store from 2:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. with copies of the book will be available for purchase.  About the book: Truth and Honour explores… Read More»