Category: announcements

Robertson Davies Reading Weekend

Posted August 28, 2020 by Lory in announcements, events / 10 Comments
Robertson Davies Reading Weekend

“One of the things that puzzles me is that so few people want to look at life as a totality and to recognize that death is no more extraordinary than birth. When they say it’s the end of everything they don’t seem to recognize that we came from somewhere and it would be very, very […]

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Enchanted English is launched!

Posted July 14, 2020 by Lory in announcements / 4 Comments
Enchanted English is launched!

Dear friends of ECBR, as I wrote last week I’m starting a new venture called Enchanted English where I can offer language lessons and literary services. To drum up some interest from English learners, I wrote a little booklet called HOW TO READ A BOOK and learn English (or any other language). I did some […]

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Nonfiction November

Posted October 29, 2016 by Lory in announcements, events / 12 Comments
Nonfiction November

This is just a quick announcement to say that I’m delighted to have been invited by Katie of Doing Dewey to be one of the hosts for Nonfiction November this year! I’ll be hosting the discussion and linkup for the last week, November 28 – December 2: New To My TBR. I’ll be busy during […]

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Witch Week 2016 is coming!

Posted September 6, 2016 by Lory in announcements, events / 30 Comments
Witch Week 2016 is coming!

I know it’s only the beginning of September, but I can’t wait to tell everybody about what’s in store for the third annual Witch Week, which will take place from October 31 to November 6. It’s a chance to celebrate our favorite fantasy books and authors, and I have so much fun each year putting […]

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Away in Quebec

Posted July 26, 2016 by Lory in announcements, blog housekeeping / 7 Comments
Away in Quebec

And now I’m off for a week visiting friends in Quebec — including a jaunt to Quebec City, setting of one of my favorite books from last year, Shadows on the Rock by Willa Cather. Of course, I need to reread that now… Things will be a bit slow around here for a while, what […]

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