Tomorrow night, join me and a fabulous group of female authors at Vancouver’s People’s Co-Op Bookstore for a night of reading and knitting.
Authors Cathy Ace, Stella Harvey, Gillian Campbell and Nicole Dixon will read from their work:
Cathy Ace is the author of the Cait Morgan mystery series, which includes The Corpse with the Silver Tongue and The Corpse with the Golden Nose.
Stella Leventoyannis Harvey founded the Whistler Writers Group, also known as the Vicious Circle, which each year produces the Whistler Writers Festival under her direction. She will be reading from Nicolaiâ€™s Daughters which isÂ her first published novel.
Nicole Dixon has lived in Toronto, Sarnia, Windsor, North Bay and Halifax. Her work has been nominated for the Journey Prize and a CBC Literary Award and appeared in The New Quarterly, Grain, The Fiddlehead, and Canadian Notes and Queries. In 2005 she won the Writersâ€™ Trust of Canada RBC Bronwen Wallace Award for short fiction. She will be reading from her novel High Watermark.
Gillian Campbellâ€˜s short fiction has been published in Grain Magazine, Creekstones: Words & Images, The New Quarterly, and The Antigonish Review. She will be reading from The Apple House, her first novel.
There will also be some knitters in the audience who have crafted garments inspired by the books. I’ll be sure to call on them for a show and tell!
Tuesday March 28th at 7:30 PM at Peopleâ€™s Co-op Bookstore, 1391 Commercial Drive, Vancouver. To learn more, see the Fictionknitstas website.