Saturday, August 4, 2012

2012 Summer-Fall Schedule

First Edition Reading Series - 2012 Summer-Fall Schedule:

Sept. 8th: Helen Humphreys & Catherine McKenzie

Sept. 15th: Patrick White

Sept. 22nd: Alexi Zentner, Alison Pick, & Claudia Radmore

Oct. 13th: Ken McGoogan & Laurie Lewis

Oct 27th: Zach Wells + hopefully, three Coach House writers: Cordelia Strube, Heather Birrell, and Matthew Tierney.

Nov. 10th: Ronna Bloom & Maureen Scott Harris (Pedlar authors)

Nov. (Date to be determined): Tanis Rideout & Grace O’Connell

Nov. 24: Sarah Tsiang, Sandra Ridley & Christine McNair

*All readings begin @ 7 p.m. @ Backbeat Books, Music & Gifts, 6 Wilson Street West, Perth, ON.

**Please NOTE the August 11th reading was re-scheduled. Also, more authors will be added to the sked in the near future. We will update as more authors are booked.

Wednesday, November 30, 2011

December 3rd Reading Postponed

Sorry to say the December 3rd reading has been postponed.

Will update soon about re-scheduling.

Thanks, and apologies.

Friday, November 25, 2011

Updated Schedule - Nov. 25, 2011


December 3, 2011 @ Backbeat Books, Music & Gifts (Yep, a Saturday night)
Dani Couture, Jenny Sampirisi & Claudia Coutu Radmore

January 20, 2012 @ Backbeat Books, Music & Gifts
Sarah SeleckyZach Wells & Mike Blouin

& a roster of superb Canadian talent for 2012 ... soon TBA.

Readings are at 7 p.m. at Backbeat Books, Music & Gifts, 6 Wilson Street West, Perth, Ontario.

Wednesday, November 9, 2011

Updated Schedule - Nov. 9, 2011

November 18 @ Backbeat Books, Music & Gifts
Andrew Pyper, Robin Spano & Dean Serravalle.

Fans of the mystery-thriller rejoice: Andrew Pyper & Robin Spano are coming to town!
Seating is limited, so please call the store @ 613-466-0663 to reserve a seat or two. Or better yet, drop in, say hello & reserve a seat or two.

December 2 @ Backbeat Books, Music & Gifts
Dani Couture & Jenny Sampirisi.

Friday, October 14, 2011

Another Update — It's All Happening

Updated Schedule - October 14, 2011


*Please note that, due to scheduling and transportation issues, we have had to cancel the October 21 reading with Kathleen Winter, Lauren Kirshner and Myna Wallin. We hope to have all three writers visit in the new year.*

November 4 @ Backbeat Books, Music & Gifts
Claire Tacon & Elisabeth de Mariaffi.

November 18 @ Backbeat Books, Music & Gifts
Andrew Pyper & Dean Serravalle.

December 2 @ Backbeat Books, Music & Gifts
Meaghan Strimas, Dani Couture, Jenny Sampirisi & (if all works out) Dave Bidini.

And coming in 2012: Marina Endicott, Alison Pick, Sarah Selecky, Vincent Lam, Lauren Kirshner, Stuart Ross, Catherine McKenzie, Robin Spano, Trevor Cole, Nathaniel G. Moore, Richard Scarsbrook, Alexandra Leggat, Carleton Wilson, Jim Smith, Marko Sijan, Lillian Necakov-Avalos, Laurie Lewis, Glen Downie, Lisa de Nikolits, Zach Wells, Gillian Wallace, Nyla Matuk ... & more TBA!