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Book Love PEI

Confederation Centre: Memorial Hall

Thursday, November 01, 2018, 07:00pm

The PEI Public Library Service is partnering with The Bookmark in Charlottetown for a new annual literary event. Book Love PEI will be an author focused event to celebrate the work of a selected author and get Islanders excited about reading.

The new program will be launched with Canadian author Eden Robinson on November 1 at 7 pm in Memorial Hall at the Confederation Centre of the Arts in Charlottetown.

The British Columbian author was born in Kitamaat and is a member of the Haisla and Heiltsuk First Nations. Robinson received an MFA from the University of British Columbia. Her books include: Traplines (1995), winner of Britain’s Winifred Holtby Memorial Prize; Monkey Beach (2000), which was shortlisted for the Scotiabank Giller Prize and the Governor General’s Literary Award, and received the Ethel Wilson Fiction Prize; Blood Sports (2006) and Son of a Trickster (2017), which was shortlisted for the Scotiabank Giller Prize.

Location Details:

Confederation Centre: Memorial Hall
145 Richmond Street

(902) 628-1864

Box Office: (902) 566-1267
Toll Free: 1-800-565-0278

Box office entrance is on the corner of Queen Street and Grafton Street.

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