Books & Brunch with Heather O'Neill & Barbara Gowdy

Wooden Sticks - 40 Elgin Park Dr. Uxbridge, On

Blue Heron Books (905) 852-4282

Join us for brunch with two esteemed novelists as they debut their new novels: The Lonely Hearts Hotel & Little Sister.

Heather O’Neill is a Canadian novelist, poet, short-story writer, screenwriter and essayist. Lullabies for Little Criminals, her debut novel, was published in 2006 to international critical acclaim and won Canada Reads. It was shortlisted for both the Governor General’s Award for Fiction and the Orange Prize for Fiction.

Barbara Gowdy is the author of seven books, all of which have been met with widespread international acclaim and critical praise. She has been a finalist three times for the Governor General’s Award and the Rogers Writers’ Trust Fiction Prize, twice for the Scotiabank Giller Prize and the Commonwealth Writers’ Prize, and has been long-listed for the Booker Prize.

Join us as we discuss books over bacon. Tickets are $25 (+HST) and available in person, or over the phone at Blue Heron Books.