This week-end promises to be a great one for fans of writers and writing.
On Saturday, novelist Keith Hollihan will be reading at the Spring Garden Road Library at 2:00 pm. Keith will be reading from Flagged Victor (M), a thrilling and thoughtful tale set in late 1980's Halifax. All are welcome.
Sunday is the Word on the Street Festival, happening on the Halifax Waterfront, 11-5pm. Highlights include authors Jian Ghomeshi, Greg Malone, Russell Wangersky and Stephanie Domet. There is also Pitch the Publisher, the CBC - TD Kids Book Club, featuring author Susin Nielsen, and Zine Making Workshops. And so much more...
Personally, I am looking forward to hearing local author Ian Colford read from The Crimes of Hector Tomás. (M)
Wonderful Words Tent at 12:00 - 1:00
I always enjoy hearing Paul W. Bennett, who has written The Last Stand: schools, communities and the future of rural Nova Scotia. (M)
Remarkable Reads Stage at 3:00 - 3:30
and Anna Quon, who has just released her second novel, Low (M)
Wonderful Words Tent at 3:15 - 4:00