2
Saturday
Mar
2013
3
Sunday
Mar
2013
2:00pm • Bridgehead Roastery • 130 Anderson St.

Workshop
Twisting Reality:
Hiding in Plain Sight

10
Wednesday
Apr
2013
7:00pm • Southminster United Church • 15 Aylmer Avenue (at Bank Street)

One on One with
Alexander McCall Smith

18
Thursday
Apr
2013
7:00pm • Southminster United Church • 15 Aylmer Avenue (at Bank Street)

419: One on One
with Will Ferguson

20
Saturday
Apr
2013
8:30pm • National Arts Centre Panorama Room • 53 Elgin st.

Suddenly, A Knock
on the Door
Etgar Keret
in Conversation with
Jonathan Goldstein

25
Thursday
Apr
2013
6:30pm • Knox Presbyterian Church • 120 Lisgar Street (at Elgin)

Stories within Stories,
Truth within Lies:
Thomas Pletzinger,
Ron Currie Jr.
and Ruth Ozeki

8:30pm • Knox Presbyterian Church • 120 Lisgar Street (at Elgin)

All In A Day Songwriter’s Circle:
Random Play
with Alan Neal

26
Friday
Apr
2013
12:00pm • Knox Presbyterian Church • 120 Lisgar Street (at Elgin)

Essentials of the Short Story:
A conversation on craft
with Nancy Jo Cullen
and Tamas Dobozy

6:30pm • Knox Presbyterian Church • 120 Lisgar Street (at Elgin)

Writing your Life
with Amber Dawn,
Iain Reid
and Miriam Katin

8:30pm • Knox Presbyterian Church • 120 Lisgar Street (at Elgin)

Every Happy Family
with Cathy Marie Buchanan,
Saleema Nawaz
and Shyam Selvadurai

27
Saturday
Apr
2013
12:00pm • Knox Presbyterian Church • 120 Lisgar Street (at Elgin)

How It Began:
A Time-Traveler's
Guide to the Universe
with Chris Impey

6:30pm • Knox Presbyterian Church • 120 Lisgar Street (at Elgin)

House of Anansi Poetry Bash:
Adam Dickinson,
Sara Peters
and Michael Crummey

8:30pm • Knox Presbyterian Church • 120 Lisgar Street (at Elgin)

Northern Scene:
Taqralik Partridge
and Ivan E. Coyote

28
Sunday
Apr
2013
11:00am • Table 40 • 11 Springfield Rd.

Lunch with Sarah Elton
at Table 40 by Fraser Cafe

2:00pm • Knox Presbyterian Church • 120 Lisgar Street (at Elgin)

One on One
with Colm Toibin

4:00pm • Knox Presbyterian Church • 120 Lisgar Street (at Elgin)

Banned in Canada
with Howard Chaykin

6:30pm • Southminster United Church • 15 Aylmer Avenue (at Bank Street)

The Future of Food for a Crowded Planet:
with Sarah Elton
Lorraine Johnson
and Barry Estabrook

6:30pm • Knox Presbyterian Church • 120 Lisgar Street (at Elgin)

River of Stars:
One on One
with Guy Gavriel Kay

8:30pm • Knox Presbyterian Church • 120 Lisgar Street (at Elgin)

Criminally Great Writing
with Peggy Blair,
Inger Ash Wolfe
and Gail Bowen

8:30pm • National Arts Centre Fourth Stage • 53 Elgin st.

Northern Scene:
I Count Myself Among Them
by Richard van Camp.

29
Monday
Apr
2013
6:30pm • Knox Presbyterian Church • 120 Lisgar Street (at Elgin)

The Book of Job:
When Bad Things Happened
to a Good Person
with Rabbi Harold Kushner

8:30pm • Knox Presbyterian Church • 120 Lisgar Street (at Elgin)

Suffer The Child
with Emmanuel Dongala,
Kenneth Bonert
and Mia Couto

30
Tuesday
Apr
2013
6:30pm • Knox Presbyterian Church • 120 Lisgar Street (at Elgin)

Time Reborn:
From the Crisis in Physics to
the Future of the Universe
with Lee Smolin

8:30pm • Knox Presbyterian Church • 120 Lisgar Street (at Elgin)

Present Shock:
When Everything Happens Now
with Douglas Rushkoff

9:05pm • Bytowne Cinema • 325 Rideau St.

The Adventures Of
Prince Achmed
Silent Film
and Live Music

5
Sunday
May
2013
11:00am • National Arts Centre Panorama Room • 53 Elgin st.

Books and Brunch
with Sandra Martin,
Dorothy Speak,
Carolyn Abraham
and Stephen Maher

8
Wednesday
May
2013
13
Monday
May
2013
7:00pm • Saint Paul University Amphitheatre • 223 Main Street

Paris with Edward Rutherfurd

15
Saturday
Jun
2013
7:00pm • Southminster United Church • 15 Aylmer Avenue (at Bank Street)

The Silver Star:
One on One with
Jeannette Walls

17
Wednesday
Jul
2013
9:00pm • Outside City Hall • 110 Laurier Avenue West

Music & Film Under the Stars:
Canadian Short Films with new scores by Mike Dubue

24
Tuesday
Sep
2013
12:00pm • Restaurant E18hteen • 18 York Street

Literary Luncheon with
Margaret Atwood
A fundraiser for Children’s Literacy

7:00pm • Southminster United Church • 15 Aylmer Avenue

One on One with
Margaret Atwood

7:00pm • Sunnyside OPL • 1049 Bank Street

OPL Teen Author Festival:
Elizabeth Wein

30
Monday
Sep
2013
7:00pm • Southminster United Church • 15 Aylmer Avenue

One on One with
Wayne Johnston

9
Wednesday
Oct
2013
7:00pm • Southminster United Church • 15 Aylmer Avenue

Fire and Ashes:
One on One with
Michael Ignatieff

22
Tuesday
Oct
2013
7:00pm • Empire Grill • 47 Clarence Street

Chef Lynn Crawford

8:00pm • Shenkman Arts Centre, Richcraft Theatre • 245 Centrum Blvd Orléans

THE OTTAWA BOOK AWARDS / LE PRIX DU LIVRE D’OTTAWA & THE ARCHIBALD LAMPMAN AWARD FOR POETRY

24
Thursday
Oct
2013
7:00pm • Knox Presbyterian Church • 120 Lisgar Street (at Elgin)

BLUE RODEO:
FIVE DAYS IN JULY
20 YEARS IN OCTOBER!

25
Friday
Oct
2013
12:00pm • Knox Presbyterian Church • 120 Lisgar Street (at Elgin)

The Postsecular Imagination
with Manav Ratti

6:30pm • Knox Presbyterian Church • 120 Lisgar Street (at Elgin)

A Pretty Sight with
David O’Meara

8:00pm • Knox Presbyterian Church • 120 Lisgar Street (at Elgin)

Complete Surprising Fragments
of Improbable Books
with Stephen Brockwell

9:00pm • Knox Presbyterian Church • 120 Lisgar Street (at Elgin)

The Bywords
John Newlove Poetry Award

26
Saturday
Oct
2013
12:00pm • Knox Presbyterian Church • 120 Lisgar Street (at Elgin)

Campaigning for Justice:
Human Rights Advocacy
in Practice with Jo Becker

2:00pm • Knox Presbyterian Church • 120 Lisgar Street (at Elgin)

Ontario Legal System in Crisis

4:00pm • Knox Presbyterian Church • 120 Lisgar Street (at Elgin)

One on One with
Amanda Lindhout

6:30pm • Knox Presbyterian Church • 120 Lisgar Street (at Elgin)

Long Story Short with
Cynthia Flood, Kelli Deeth & Lynn Coady

8:30pm • Knox Presbyterian Church • 120 Lisgar Street (at Elgin)

To Thine Own Self Be True:
Michael Winter and Joseph Boyden

27
Sunday
Oct
2013
11:30am • Metropolitain Brasserie • 700 Sussex Dr.

Literary Luncheon with
Joseph Boyden

2:00pm • Knox Presbyterian Church • 120 Lisgar Street (at Elgin)

One on One with Jody Williams

4:00pm • Knox Presbyterian Church • 120 Lisgar Street (at Elgin)

Ascent of Women
with Sally Armstrong

6:30pm • Knox Presbyterian Church • 120 Lisgar Street (at Elgin)

Love and Fear:
Rupert Thomson, Wayne Grady & David Gilmour

8:30pm • Knox Presbyterian Church • 120 Lisgar Street (at Elgin)

Crime and Punishment:
D.W. Wilson, Catherine Bush & Lisa Moore

28
Monday
Oct
2013
12:00pm • Knox Presbyterian Church • 120 Lisgar Street (at Elgin)

Masterclass: Reading to Write
A conversation with David Gilmour

6:30pm • Knox Presbyterian Church • 120 Lisgar Street (at Elgin)

Paikin and the Premiers

8:30pm • Knox Presbyterian Church • 120 Lisgar Street (at Elgin)

The War That Ended Peace
with Margaret MacMillan

29
Tuesday
Oct
2013
6:30pm • Knox Presbyterian Church • 120 Lisgar Street (at Elgin)

Living History
with Denise Chong and Charlotte Gray

8:30pm • Knox Presbyterian Church • 120 Lisgar Street (at Elgin)

State of the Nation:
John Ibbitson, Susan Delacourt & Paul Wells

30
Wednesday
Oct
2013
6:30pm • Knox Presbyterian Church • 120 Lisgar Street (at Elgin)

Things That Go Bump:
Carsten Stroud, Corey Redekop & Andrew Pyper

8:30pm • Knox Presbyterian Church • 120 Lisgar Street (at Elgin)

Scene of the Crime: Marcia Clark, Thomas Enger,
Jorn Lier Horst & Peter Robinson

1
Friday
Nov
2013
7:00pm • Arnprior Public Library • 21 Madawaska Street

Arnprior Expressions Criminal Minds with John Lawton and Peggy Blair

7
Thursday
Nov
2013
7:00pm • Southminster United Church • 15 Aylmer Avenue (at Bank Street)

Canada in a Century of Change:
One on One with Joe Clark

11
Monday
Nov
2013
7:00pm • Southminster United Church • 15 Aylmer Avenue (at Bank Street)

Not Quite the Classics:
One on One with Colin Mochrie

12
Tuesday
Nov
2013
6:30pm • Nepean Centrepointe OPL • 101 Centrepointe Drive

OPL Teen Author Festival:
Lemony Snicket

15
Friday
Nov
2013
7:00pm • Bridgehead Roastery and Coffeehouse • 130 Anderson St. (at Preston)

Twisting Reality with
Lesley Livingston and Eve Silver

16
Saturday
Nov
2013
2:00pm • Bridgehead Roastery and Coffeehouse • 130 Anderson Street (at Preston)

Tips and Tricks for Novel Writing
a workshop with Lesley Livingston

7:00pm • Bridgehead Roastery and Coffeehouse • 130 Anderson Street (at Preston)

Hiding in Plain Sight
with Emily Pohl-Weary
and Erin Bow

17
Sunday
Nov
2013
2:00pm • Bridgehead Roastery and Coffeehouse • 130 Anderson Street (at Preston)

In the details:
A workshop with Erin Bow

18
Monday
Nov
2013
7:00pm • Nepean Centrepointe OPL • 101 Centrepointe Drive

OPL Teen Author Festival:
Lauren Oliver

23
Saturday
Nov
2013
11:00am • Main Branch, Ottawa Public Library • 120 Metcalfe

Support Local: Book Sale and Signing

28
Thursday
Nov
2013
7:00pm • Southminster United Church • 15 Aylmer Avenue (at Bank Street)

Our Place in the Natural World
with J.B. Mackinnon and
Diana Beresford-Kroeger

30
Saturday
Nov
2013
12:00pm • Metropolitain Brasserie • 700 Sussex Dr.

Literary Luncheon with Ian Rankin

7:00pm • Southminster United Church • 15 Aylmer Avenue (at Bank Street)

One on One with Ian Rankin

7
Saturday
Dec
2013