Tag Archives: Mark Abley

Happy 50th Anniversary, Pointe Claire Library! – 50 Years of Inspiration

The Pointe Claire Public Library is celebrating its 50th anniversary in 2015. The opening ceremonies on January 24th included readings by local authors, live music, and cupcake decorating workshops. I was delighted to receive an invitation to take part in the … Continue reading

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Two Mini Book Reviews: Great CNF published in 2013

Must be something in the air. In the last few days, several people have asked for suggestions for good nonfiction books. Here are my two favourites from 2013. Everything Rustles (Anvil, 2013), by Jane Silcott  This book was announced yesterday … Continue reading

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Seasons of the Lake: now published

The book launch for The City We Share (Shoreline Press) was a huge success! A large audience, including Pointe Claire’s mayor Bill McMurchie, editor Mark Abley, Judith Isherwood of Shoreline Press, and most of the 35 authors featured in the book gathered … Continue reading

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