Trillium Book Awards Author Reading 2015

Open Book on the Open Road

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The authors of Kickstart are about to set out on a book tour across Canada! That's right, the Open Book writers in residence for May will be mortgaging that residence for three weeks in order to explore what lies beyond the 416 (and even the 905). These are our dates and events. Please notify whoever you may know in these places. If you're actually from one of these places and are a frequent visitor to this Toronto literary site... well then, more power to you - and please stop by at one of our events.

May 9-11: Regina, SK

EVENT: Sunday, May 11 at 2:00 pm: Reading and signing at the Book & Brier Patch, 4065 Albert Street

May 12: Saskatoon, SK

May 13-15: Calgary, AB

EVENT: Wednesday, May 14 at 7:00 pm: Reading and signing at the Calgary Central Library, 616 MacLeod Trail SE

May 15-17: Edmonton, AB

EVENT: Friday, May 16 at 12:00 pm: Reading and signing at Audreys Books, 10702 Jasper Ave NW

May 18-21: Vancouver, BC

EVENT: Tuesday, May 20 at 5:00 pm: Reading and signing at Blackberry Books, 1666 Johnston St.

May 21-23: Fredericton, NB

EVENT: Thursday, May 22 at 6:00 pm: Reading and signing at Westminster Books, 445 King Street

May 23-27: Halifax, NS

Watch this space for posts from our tour and learn about the experience of conducting a book tour in the twenty-first century!

The views expressed in the Writer-in-Residence blogs are those held by the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of Open Book: Toronto.

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Alexander Herman, Paul Matthews and Andrew Feindel

Alexander Herman, Paul Matthews and Andrew Feindel are the authors of Kickstart: How Successful Canadians Got Started (Dundurn Press, 2008). Kickstart profiles over 30 prominent Canadians who explain how they started their careers.

Go to Alexander Herman, Paul Matthews and Andrew Feindel ’s Author Page