Thursday, August 17, 2006

Listen to Brenda Chapman's CBC interview

Brenda Chapman's August 2nd interview with the CBC's Mary-Jean Cormier can now be streamed from

Tuesday, August 15, 2006

lian goodall to give lecture

To kick off Women's History Month, Napoleon's lian goodall will be giving a lecture on the life of Portia White on Wednesday, October 4th at:

Elman Campbell Museum
134 Main Street South
Newmarket, Ontario
L3Y 3Y7

lian will be at the same museum on Saturday, August 19th with a Portia White booth as part of their Nova Scotia day.

Brenda Chapman returns from promotional tour

Brenda Chapman has returned from a successful promotional tour of the Thunder Bay area, including an interview on CBC radio, a Chapters book signing and appearances at several area libraries. Here are some photos from her trip. Way to go!

Tuesday, August 08, 2006

Peggy Dymond Leavey at Writer's Workshop

Napoleon's Peggy Dymond Leavey has been chosen as one of six authors and illustrators to participate in the MASC Young Authors' Workshops in Ottawa, Ontario in April 2007. Students from grades 4 to 8 are hand-picked from schools in western Ontario and eastern Quebec to participate in this unique workshop experience. Also included in the activities will be a book fair and autograph sessions. Have fun, Peggy!

Wednesday, August 02, 2006

Day's Lee on "Becoming an Author"

Day's Lee, author of "The Fragrant Garden", will be speaking at the Canadian Authors' Association on Monday, August 14th at the Westmount Library in Montreal. The topic of her talk will be "Becoming an Author."