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Author Talks & Lectures

Icon of the event Life in the Warsaw Ghetto with author Lillian Boraks-Nemetz
Mon Oct 23, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

Join us at Barbara Frum Library where award-winning author Lillian Boraks-Nemetz will be speaking about her new novel, Mouth of Truth, followed by a discussion and Q&A with the audience....

Icon of the event Author Terry Fallis
Thu Nov 02, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Victoria Village

Terry is a two-time winner of the Stephen Leacock Memorial Medal for Humour, winning in 2008 for his debut novel 'The Best Laid Plans' and in 2015 for 'No Relation.' His latest novel, 'One Brother Shy,' tells a story about a ...

Icon of the event Touching Strangers: Being afraid in a hazardous world with author Stacey Madden
Wed Dec 13, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

Join us at Barbara Frum Library to hear Stacey Madden read from his latest novel, Touching Strangers....

Icon of the event Strangers with the Same Dream
Thu Nov 30, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

Man Booker Prize nominated author Alison Pick on Israel and Palestine, a utopian dream and her new novel,...

Icon of the event Boneshaker Reading Series
Tue Nov 14, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: St. Clair/Silverthorn

Karen Smythe and Kasia Jaronczyk read from their work. A PEN Empty Chair event.

Icon of the event 50th Anniversary Branch Celebration with Author Scott Kennedy
Tue Oct 24, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Victoria Village

Join us for our 50th anniversary branch celebration with author Scott Kennedy who will tell us about the history of the Victoria Village area. Tea and cake will be served at 6 pm.

Icon of the event A Calendar of Northern Fables with John T. Syrtash
Wed Nov 01, 2017 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Barbara Frum

Join us at Barbara Frum Library where John T. Syrtash will be speaking about his debut novel, A Calendar of Northern Fables. November 1, 2017, 7-8 p.m., Room B. Call 416-395-5440 for more information. Drop in. No registration...