Ray Robertson is the author of eight novels and three works of non-fiction. His work has been translated into several languages. Born and raised in Chatham, Ontario, he lives in Toronto.
This week we get our philosophy hats on, take up BooRiot's Read Harder Challenge, recommend weekend reads, and more.
Schmoozers and Shindigs and Hootenanies, oh my! Get festive with our roundup of publishing holiday parties – with some launches sprinkled in for good measure – across Canada this week.
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We're doing a spin on the classic holiday ditty, “The Twelve Days of Christmas” with our 12 Days of CanLit series. Sing along with our countdown of themed book picks, straight down to our number 1 (that’s 78 books in all!).
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If you’re at all familiar with All Lit Up, you know that we tend toward the quirky, the new, the different. Our unique Inspire! preview gives you the lowdown of not-to-miss sessions with some of our fantastic authors and publishers for almost every kind of reader: nine things ... Read more
This week in book events: Playwrights Canada Press celebrates their thirtieth anniversary with a party in Toronto; authors K.D. Miller, Diane Schoemperlen, Ray Robertson, and Matthew Heiti (among others) get wild at Waterloo's Wild Writer's Literary Festival; in Ottawa, Chaudiere ... Read more
One man attempts to cope with the sudden death of his wife and his father’s irretrievable slip into Alzheimer’s disease. Another man just wants to get his “bass face” on.
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