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Brampton Library invites you to join us to meet award winning authors. Watch for events that are held several times a year at the Cyril Clark Branch. Borrow the book first and join us for a reading and discussion with the author.

 

 

2017 Season

 

Jennifer Robson

 

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Monday, January 23: 7:00 pm -8:00 pm

Cyril Clark Branch

 

In partnership with the Canadian Federation of University Women we are proud to host Jennifer Robson. Jennifer Robson is the internationally bestselling author of “Somewhere in France,” “After the War is Over,” and “Moonlight over Paris,” novels brimming with the adventure, passion, independence, and tragedy of Europe’s Great War.

In the spring of 2016 Jennifer Robson became the first author in Canadian history to have three books appear simultaneously on The Globe and Mail’s bestseller lists. She holds a doctorate in British economic and social history from Saint Antony’s College, University of Oxford, where she was a Commonwealth Scholar and an SSHRC Doctoral Fellow.

Douglas Gibson

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Monday, February 27: 7:00 pm- 8:00 pm

Cyril Clark Branch

Join publishing icon Douglas Gibson, author of Across Canada by Story, as he shares his experiences with famous Canadian authors he has worked with. Listen to behind the scenes tales about Atwood, MacLennan, Mitchell et al.

 

 

Elizabeth Muir

 

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Monday, March 27: 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Cyril Clark Branch

Elizabeth Muir, author of Canadian Women in the Sky: 100 Years of Flight, tells the story of how women in Canada, from Newfoundland to British Columbia, struggled to win a place in the world of air travel, first as passengers, then as flight attendants and pilots, and, finally, as astronauts.

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Maureen O’Connor recommends intriguing titles from her book,

Life Stories: A Guide to Reading Interests in Memoirs, Autobiographies, and Diaries. Click Here.