The Other Shelf: The Book I Didn’t Want To Write, from Erwan Larher

Novella Room, Toronto Reference Library, 789 Yonge Street.

Join bestselling author Erwan Larher in conversation with Let’s Talk About Love author, and music critic, Carl Wilson about music, memoirs…and surviving terrorism. Larher's The Book I Didn’t Want To Write is a groundbreaking account of the 2015 Bataclan attack in Paris that left 130 dead and 413 injured. With humour and passion, Larher recounts the events of the fateful night, his recovery and ongoing understanding of the importance of compassion in the face of terror. As Douglas Coupland explained, “The world was very lucky to have had Erwan Larher there that night.” FREE. Part of the Toronto Public Library’sThe Other Shelf series.