Captivate your senses and your heart with this extraordinary evening including fine wines, fabulous food, inspirational success stories from well-loved Canadian authors, AND a choice of one of their latest books! (Presented by ‘The Rotary Club of Oakville Trafalgar’)
You’ll delight in a delicious light buffet.
You’ll listen to three popular Canadian authors, Linwood Barclay, Maureen Jennings and Terry Fallis will take you on a journey through their lives and career on their road to success.
You’ll receive one of the author’s books included your ticket price of just $60.
Registration will open in August, so gather your friends, family and book club members to Save the date - October 20th
Terry Fallis is the award-winning author of five national bestsellers, including his most recent, Poles Apart, all published by McClelland & Stewart (M&S) last year. His debut novel, The Best Laid Plans, won the 2008 Stephen Leacock Medal for Humour and was crowned the 2011 winner of CBC Canada Reads as the “essential Canadian novel of the decade.“ In January 2014, CBC aired a six-part television miniseries based on The Best Laid Plans earning very positive reviews. Terry’s fourth novel, No Relation, hit bookstores in May 2014, opened on the Globe and Mail bestsellers list, and won the 2015 Leacock Medal.
Maureen Jennings was born in Birmingham, England, shortly before WWII broke out. She emigrated to Canada in 1956 and earned a B.A in psychology and philosophy as well as an M.A. in English literature and for a short time taught English at Ryerson Polytechnic Institute. Maureen is best known for her Murdoch mystery novels that began in 2003 three as Movies of the Week and in 2007 production began on the Murdoch Mysteries television series and has just been renewed for season 10.
Linwood Barclay is a former columnist for the Toronto Star. He is the #1 internationally bestselling author of eight critically acclaimed novels, including Never Look Away, Fear the Worst, Too Close to Home, and No Time for Goodbye, which has been optioned for film. He lives near Toronto with his wife and has two grown children. He is currently at work on his next thriller.