This week, I was joined for a return visit by Curtis Anderson, author of the horror novel Gina French Is Not A Waste of Roofies. A lifelong fan of all things creepy and spooky, Curtis stopped by just in time for Halloween to talk about his novel, his favourite scary stories, and why people enjoy being scared by books.
I was joined for a seasonally appropriate visit by Courtney Bates-Hardy, fan of all things Halloween and author of the new fairy tale inspired poetry collection House of Mystery.
I was joined by Marion Mutala, a local author who's always working on a great new project! She is currently promoting her debut poetry collection, Ukrainian Daughter's Dance. The official launch will be on Thursday, October 13th, 7pm at McNally Robinson. Learn more about Marion and her work at babasbabushka.ca.
This week I was joined by Moose Jaw poet Jim McLean to discuss his new poetry collection, 1957. Make sure to catch Jim's reading - along with fellow Coteau Books authors Dwayne Brenna and Terry Jordan - October 14th at the Glen at Crossmount (more info)
This week brought a return visit by the fantastic Arthur Slade, newly minted Writer in Residence at Saskatoon Public Library. He's got so much to talk about: his three talks coming up at Word on the Street, the welcome reception he'll be hosting on Wednesday, Sept 21 at Frances Morrison Central Library, and of course his latest books and other online projects. Learn more about Arthur and his work as Writer in Residence with Saskatoon Library, and make sure to catch his talks at Word on the Street on Sunday, September 18th, too!
This week I was joined by Allan Stanleigh, part of the team behind the graphic novel series USNA: The United States of North America. Visit Allan at the Saskatoon Comic Expo on September 17-18, and learn more about USNA at their website --> usna.ca
This week, I was joined by award-winning Saskatoon author Beth Goobie to discuss her new YA book, The Pain Eater. Learn more about this important book at secondstorypress.ca/books/368-the-pain-eater
This week I was joined by Rolli, the first guest I've interviewed who only goes by one name. His new children's book, Kabungo, is great fun and he will be appearing on September 18th at the Word on the Street Festival in Saskatoon! Learn more about Rolli at rollistuff.com
This week, I was joined in the studio by Katherine Lawrence to discuss her latest collection of poems, Never Mind. Katherine will be appearing at the Word on the Street Festival in Saskatoon on September 18th as part of the panel discussion May The Source Be With You. Learn more about Katherine at katherinelawrence.net and plan your visit to Word on the Street at thewordonthestreet.ca/saskatoon
I was joined in the studio this week by Saskatchewan Cree-Métis author Lisa Bird-Wilson to discuss her new poetry collection, The Red Files, which reflects on the legacy of the residential school system.