Author Reading

Event: Author Event: Wendi Stewart

Book cover image, Wendi Stewart, Meadowlark
Start Date: 
May 17th 2016

Wendi Stewart celebrates the publication of her debut coming-of-age novel, Meadowlark. Shortlisted for the Kobo Emerging Writer Prize.

Event: Author Reading and Signing with Barrie Farrell, "Boats in my Blood"

Start Date: 
June 16th 2016

Please join author Barrie Farrell for a reading and book signing. He will be talking about his book, "Boats in my Blood: a Life in Boat Building"

Event: BookFest Author: Arthur Slade

Start Date: 
May 4th 2016

The library is pleased to welcome author Arthur Slade. This event is free and open to the public. Please register through the library as space is limited.

Event: Author Event: Helen Webster, Medical Man

Book cover: Medical Man by Helen Webster
Start Date: 
May 10th 2016

Drop by between 2pm and 4:30pm for the book launch of Nanaimo author Helen Webster's Medical Man. 
Reading will be at 3pm.


Event: Author Lynda Archer presents "Tears in the Grass"

Tears in the Grass
Start Date: 
April 16th 2016

Gabriola Island author Lynda Archer will be reading from her forthcoming novel, Tears int he Grass, followed by a question period and book signing.

Event: Author Event: An Evening with Kathy Page & Rachael Preston

Two book covers: Frankie Styne & the Silver Man; The Fishers of Paradise
Start Date: 
April 21st 2016

Join us for an evening with two critically acclaimed novelists. Giller Prize-nominated Kathy Page celebrates the publication of Frankie Styne and the Silver Man.

Event: Author Event: BC Book Prizes on Tour

Author portraits & book covers of Jeff Steudel & Caroline Woodward.
Start Date: 
April 27th 2016

Two authors shortlisted for the BC Book Prizes will be reading and signing books at the Courtenay Branch.

Event: An Evening with Douglas Gibson & Kathy Page

Start Date: 
April 5th 2016

Join us for a joint author reading celebrating Douglas Gibson’s Across Canada by Story and Kathy Page’s Frankie Styne and the Silver Man.

Event: National Poetry Month Celebration: The Road Will Take You Anywhere

Start Date: 
April 16th 2016

Four Poets Celebrate National Poetry Month with the Canadian League of Poets
Open Mic
Bring your poems about the road and share your work.

Event: Author Event: Diana Stevan

The Rubber Fence by Diana Stevan book cover
Start Date: 
April 28th 2016

Campbell River author Diana Stevan will read from her new novel, The Rubber Fence, which was inspired by her work on a psychiatric ward in 1972.

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