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Saturday, December 7, 2019

Annual Ginger Press Author Open House

Owen Sound | by Claire McCormack  

You can meet local authors and have books singed in Owen Sound Saturday.

The 34th Annual Authors Open House is set go at Ginger Press this weekend.

On Saturday, December 7th from 11-2, over a dozen local authors will be available to talk about their recent books and sign copies.

They'll be showcasing books on local history, hockey, local architecture, children's books, and books on local art.

Authors will include:

Brian Barrie (The L.I.E.)

Gail Gallant (The Changeling: A Memoir)

Stephen Hogbin (Intersections)

Bonita Johnson de Matteis (Black Eyed Peas and Races: The Emancipation Picnic)

Katharine Lochnan, Louise Moore and Judith Thomson (Footprints in Time)

Barry More (A Thing of Beauty: The Story of Morland Place)

Rob Rolfe and Larry Jensen (Late Nights on Irish Mountain book and CD)

Richard-Yves Sitoski (Brownfields)

Richard Thomas (Owen Sound: From the Great War to the Depression 1912-1929)

Eric Zweig (Stanley Cup: The Complete History).

The latest volume by Richard Thomas in his ongoing history of Owen Sound
will be launched during the Open House. Owen Sound: From the Great
War to the Depression 1912-1929 contains original research and photographs, and documents the significant changes during and after the Great War, the excitement of Owen Sound officially becoming a city, and the boom years of the roaring 1920s.

There is no charge to attend. The Ginger Press is located at  848 2nd Avenue East, Owen Sound.

Autographed copies of all books can be reserved at 376-4233.

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