In two weeks I am hitting the road to visit my hometown of Woodstock, Ontario for a signing event at Merrifield's Bookshop. I had such a lovely reception last year for Words That Start With B that I thought I would do it all over again! I will be signing from 1:00-2:30pm on Saturday, November … Continue reading HOME is a Four Letter Word: Book Signing at Merrifield’s Bookshop in Woodstock, ON
It's been a great first month for Love is a Four-Letter Word! Here's a sampling of what people are saying: Check out this fab review from Fabbity Fab Book Reviews. Michelle is a well-read and articulate reviewer, and I am pleased as punch to receive such praise! It's pretty thrilling to be mentioned in the … Continue reading Can you feel the LOVE?
There was a whole lot of love at the Toronto launch of Love is a Four-Letter Word. It was wonderful to see so many friendly faces. In addition to the regular launch fun, I am proud to announce that a total of $230 was raised for DayofPink's anti-bullying, homophobia and discrimination initiatives. To celebrate, here is … Continue reading LOVE Book Launch (Toronto): A Photo Essay
Happy Birthday, brand new book! Welcome to the world! I hope you find your way into the hands and hearts of readers everywhere. A book birthday is just as fun as a REAL birthday, especially when you get lovely gifts, such as a coveted spot on Fabbity Fab Book Review's Top Ten "To Be Read … Continue reading Love is a Four-Letter Word Available TODAY!
It's that time again! BOOK LAUNCH TIME! Get your calendars out and draw a big red circle around Monday, September 12th; that is the day I am celebrating the release of my sequel, Love is a Four-Letter Word, and I want YOU to join me at Breakout Studios, from 6:30-8:30, for all kinds of book-related … Continue reading BOOK LAUNCH: Love is a Four-Letter Word
Last week I found myself unexpectedly in the centre of yet another Rob Ford controversy. I have received a lot of feedback, both positive and negative, after sharing the video clip that started it all. Below is the content of a letter that I will be sending, along with copies of my book, to members … Continue reading An Open Letter to Toronto City Council: My Response to Mayor Ford’s Derogatory Comment
Well, not really, but the French title of my book Words That Start With B is C comme Catastrophe. Pretty neat! The French edition will be available this fall. You can pre-order it here.
I apologize in advance for the number of exclamation marks in this post. Even my punctuation is excited this morning. Why? Because tonight is the night! BOOK LAUNCH NIGHT! Somehow I managed to get a decent sleep and now all I have to do is make it through the rest of the day. I may … Continue reading B is for barely contained excitement: BOOK LAUNCH DAY!
Check out my new interview with Open Book Toronto.