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Kids Event: Jack Batten - Reading and Signing

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Kids Event: Jack Batten - Reading and Signing
When

Saturday, November 7, 2009 - 2:00pm

Where

McNally Robinson at Don Mills
1090 Don Mills Rd
Toronto, ON

Details

Toronto author Jack Batten reads from his new non-fiction title The War to End All Wars (Tundra) in an event for kids ages 10 and up.

In this riveting account of a tragic episode in world history, Batten takes readers through a far bloodier conflict than mankind had ever before endured. From the Battle of the Somme, Gallipoli, Passchendaele, and Vimy Ridge, to the war’s final battles, The War to End All Wars evokes the heroism and suffering of men from every country, whose stories changed the face of the world forever.

ABOUT THE AUTHOR:

Jack Batten was a lawyer but has become a well-known author, journalist, reviewer, and radio personality. He has written over thirty books, including biographies, crime novels, and books about sports. His book The Man Who Ran Faster Than Everyone: The Story of Tom Longboat received Canada’s most important prize for children’s non-fiction, the Norma Fleck Award. Batten lives in Toronto.

This is a free event.

For more details, please see http://www.mcnallyrobinson.com...

Location

McNally Robinson at Don Mills
1090 Don Mills Rd
Toronto, ON

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