Details

Date : November 5, 2020
Where : Virtual
Time : 7:30 p.m.
Prices : Starting at $25

Logo Read for the CureRead for the Cure is an inspiring annual literary event where book lovers come together with bestselling authors for an incredible evening to support cancer research.

 

HIGHLIGHTS:

  • Receive three books by the featured authors, compliments of Penguin Random House Canada, delivered right to your door!
  • Q&A session with the authors & exclusive giveaways during our virtual event this fall
  • Enjoy connecting with your favourite authors from the comfort of your own home

 

This edition of Read for the Cure features:

 

LORNA CROZIER

LORNA CROZIER
LORNA CROZIER is the author of seventeen books of poetry, including God of Shadows, The Wrong Cat, Small Mechanics, The Blue Hour of the Day, and Whetstone. She is also the author of The Book of Marvels: A Compendium of Everyday Things and the memoir Small Beneath the Sky. She won the Governor General’s Literary Award for Poetry for Inventing the Hawk. She has... + Read more
 

AISLINN HUNTER

AISLINN HUNTER
AISLINN HUNTER is an award-winning novelist and poet and the author of seven highly acclaimed books including the novel The World Before Us, which was a New York Times Editor's Choice, a Guardian and NPR "Book of the Year," and winner of the Ethel Wilson Fiction Prize. Her work has been adapted into music, dance, art, and film forms--including a feature film based on her... + Read more
 

STEVEN PRICE

STEVEN PRICE
STEVEN PRICE is the author of three novels, his most recent, Lampedusa was a national bestseller and shortlisted for the Scotiabank Giller Prize, By Gaslight, longlisted for the Scotiabank Giller Prize and a number one bestseller, and Into That Darkness. Also an acclaimed poet, he has written two award-winning poetry books,... + Read more
 

EMCEE: GREGOR CRAIGIE

GREGOR CRAIGIE
GREGOR CRAIGIE is the host of On The Island on CBC Radio One in Victoria. Past journalistic lives include reading the news at the BBC World Service, political reporting on TV, and freelancing in Asia.

Useful info

  • Tickets are available in two formats:
    • Digital Event + Books: provides you with the three books of the authors above, delivered straight to your doorstep, as well as a ticket to our digital event, hosted by a superstar emcee.
    • Digital Event Only: provides you with a ticket to our digital event where you can experience a unique discussion between the authors and the emcee about their experiences and stories.
  • We also have a VIP Ticket option for exclusive access to all five 2020 Read for the Cure events available with or without the books.
  • More information is available directly on our Eventbrite page.

Schedule

  • Coming soon!

Thank you to our 2020 Read for the Cure Partners

 

 

 

 

 

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