Book Signing – An Honourable Life

Join the Honourable Dr. Mayann Francis as she signs copies of her new book Mayann Francis: An Honourable Life. In this candid and encouraging new memoir, Dr. Francis describes the twists and turns of her journey from humble beginnings in Whitney Pier, the daughter of immigrants, to the vice-regal office. Everyone is welcome!

In Conversation with the Honourable Mayann Francis

Join the Honourable Dr. Mayann Francis, former lieutenant governor of Nova Scotia, in discussion with CBC’s Wendy Bergfeldt. In her candid and encouraging new memoir, An Honourable Life, Dr. Francis describes the twists and turns of her journey from humble beginnings in Whitney Pier, the daughter of immigrants, to the vice-regal office. There will be […]

Readtreat Getaway at White Point

SOLD OUT Love books? Love reading? Wish you had more time to really retreat into the pages of that stack of books you’ve been wanting … meaning to read? Need that perfect excuse to ‘justify’ escaping to lose yourself in the sheets between the covers … and mingle with Guest Authors? Book Lovers, look no […]

A Conversation About Elizabeth Bishop

Join us for a panel discussion on Elizabeth Bishop, Nova Scotia’s most famous poet. The panel, moderated by author and educator Alexander MacLeod (Light Lifting), will discuss how place, home, and memory intertwine in Bishop’s work. It will include Rita Wilson and Emma FitzGerald, the creators of A Pocket of Time : The Poetic Childhood […]

Book Signing – Before the Parade

Author Rebecca Rose will be at Cape and Cowl signing copies of Before the Parade: A History of Halifax’s Gay, Lesbian, and Bisexual Communities, 1972-1984. A thoroughly researched narrative history, this foundational collection includes perspectives and insights from the people who—by way of living their lives, and through their activism—made it possible for so many […]

Ontario Library Association Conference
Book Signing – The North Atlantic Right Whale

Author Joann Hamilton-Barry will be at Coles New Glasgow signing copies of The North Atlantic Right Whale: Past, Present, and Future

Book Launch – Before the Parade

Please join author Rebecca Rose for the launch of Before the Parade: A History of Halifax’s Gay, Lesbian, and Bisexual Communities, 1972-1984. A thoroughly researched narrative history, this foundational collection includes perspectives and insights from the artists, businesspeople, academics, and organizers who—by way of living their lives, and through their activism—made it possible for so […]

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