Pen & Inkling Festival : Event Details

Pen & Inkling Festival The Prince Edward Island Writers’ Guild (PEIWG) turns twenty this year and are celebrating with the Pen & Inkling Festival on the weekend of September 18 – 20, 2009. This three-day, three-county event will celebrate Island writers through the Island Literary Awards ceremony, a conversation about poetry between John Smith and David…

Acorn launches LOOKBOOK! A Children’s Guide to Prince Edward Island

If you’re looking for something to do with your children this Sunday afternoon, join us for the launch of  LOOKBOOK! A Children’s Guide to Prince Edward Island, written by Jordan McIntyre, and illustrated with paper collage by Catherine Miller. The launch is at the Carriage House at Beaconsfield, 2 Kent Street (please use the West…

Lobster Press Call for Submissions

Calling All Canadian Authors! Award-winning children’s book publisher Lobster Press (www.lobsterpress.com) is looking for children’s book submissions from Canadian authors. We are presently soliciting manuscripts from the following categories: –        Original fiction for readers 9-12 and also for young adults (YA) ages 14+. At this time, we would only like to see comedy, “chick lit,”…

Bill Richardson to Read at Confederation Centre Art Gallery

Bill Richardson will give a public reading at the Confederation Centre Art Gallery on Thursday, July 30, 7:30 p.m., an event co-hosted by the P.E.I. Writers’ Guild, the Friends of the Confederation Centre Public Library, the UPEI Department of English, and the Indian River Festival. Bill Richardson will be a guest host at 2009 Indian…

IAN STRETCH LAUNCHES “MARTY THE MAILBOX”

WHAT: PEIWG member Ian Stretch will launch his latest book for children, Marty the Mailbox WHEN: Saturday, April 4, 2009, noon to 2:00 p.m. WHERE: The Best of PEI Store, University Ave. invitation-to-launch