Archive for January, 2013

Brad Somer reads at Incite

January 28, 2013

Please join us this Wednesday at Incite Readings presented by the Vancouver Writers Fest and VPL for a titillating night of intrigue, with three authors who tackle taboos, seductions and a bit of mystery. Featuring Nightwood’s Bradley Somer discussing & reading from his debut novel, Imperfections, award-winning author Barbara Lambert reading from her latest novel, Whirling Girl, and C.P. Boyko delving into the […]

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New Reading Events for John Barton

January 21, 2013

John Barton‘s new Selected Poems, For the Boy with the Eyes of the Virgin, has been getting rave reviews since its recent fall publication. If you missed hearing him read from this collection during his book tour, he’ll be appearing as a featured author at two upcoming readings. Pen-in-Hand Reading Series – Monday, January 21 – 7-9 pm at Serious […]

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Upcoming Nightwood Events

January 14, 2013

Pivot Reading Series – Wed, January 16th 8 PM at The Press Club (850 Dundas Street West, TO) Sandy Pool kicks off the new year at the season opener of Pivot Readings in Toronto. Sandy will be reading from her latest collection, Undark, and will be joined by fellow poets Dani Couture, Nyla Matuk and Karen Solie. Start […]

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Brad Somer’s Imperfections getting noticed

January 10, 2013

Bradley Somer’s debut novel was released only a few short months ago and yet Imperfections has already spent some time on the Calgary bestseller list and is getting lots of positive attention in the CanLit scene. Somer gets a glowing review in Quill & Quire‘s Jan/Feb 2013 issue. In Mark Sampson’s opinion, “Virtually every paragraph of Imperfections teems with authorial […]

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