To hear of the loss of any colleague in this close-knit, emotive industry is always affecting. Sometimes, a writer leaving us strikes deeper, stirring a profound sadness from all corners of literature, and reminding us of the precious, precocious nature of life just as their work did.Read More
A dram, a tip, a nip, a splash, a finger or a spot: there are many names for the ubiquitous spirit, often the tipple of choice for some of the world’s most celebrated authors, from Fitzgerald to Hemingway.Read More
Next month, we have a real treat for all literary lovers. As part of the Vancouver Writers Fest and Vancouver Public Library’s Incite series, New Yorker staff writer and legendary author Susan Orlean will be joined by fellow author and journalist Carol Shaben to explore Orlean’s latest release, The Library Book.Read More
We are aware of the precarious risk to our environment—and our species—as never before. How do we move forward?
Hailed as “one of our finest writers” by the Los Angeles Times Book Review, Barry Lopez discusses this with one of Canada’s most beloved authors and explorers, Wade Davis, on March 25.Read More
Check out these fabulous literary events happening around the Lower Mainland in January and February. Submit your own events here.
Book Launch for Reproduction by Ian Williams
Thursday, January 24 at 6pm
Random House Canada invites you to celebrate the publication of Reproduction, a debut novel by Ian Williams.Read More