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Author Talks & Lectures

Icon of the event Joseph Kertes
Thu Jun 09, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

The Eh List Author Series presents award winning author Joseph Kertes discussing his latest novel, The Afterlife of Stars. A beautifully crafted story that burns with intensity and humor, brothers Robert and Attila Beck grabb...

Icon of the event Elizabeth Muir: Canadian Women in the Sky
Fri Jun 24, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Don Mills

Author Liz Muir will discuss her most recent book, Canadian Women in the Sky: 100 years of flight. The book tells the story of how women in Canada first boarded planes, then became pilots, and eventually astronauts - as women...

Icon of the event Davy the Punk: A Story of Bookies, Toronto the Good, the Mob and My Dad
Mon Jun 13, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

Meet Bob Bossin, author of Davy the Punk: A Story of Bookies, Toronto the Good, the Mob and My Dad. Davy the Punk tells of cops and gamblers, grifters and grafters, fathers and sons. Indie music pioneer Bob Bossin?s hunt for ...

Icon of the event Author Visit: Tania Howells
Wed Aug 03, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Parkdale

Come hear local author Tania Howells read her book Starring Shapes, and join the author and staff for a craft in the library....

Icon of the event Kitty Wintrob
Thu May 26, 2016 | 1:30 pm - 2:15 pm
Location: Davenport

Meet Kitty Wintrob, author of "I'm Not Going Back: Wartime Memoir of Child Evacuee" as she talks about her warm and heartfelt memoir.

Icon of the event Anne and Nicholas Giardini
Tue May 24, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:15 pm
Location: Runnymede

The Runnymede Library presents journalist Anne Giardini and son, Nicholas, on Startle and Illuminate: Carol Shields on Writing. This essential work, drawn by Shield's daughter and grandson, Anne and Nicholas Giardini, from he...