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2018 Events 
 
Barbara Smith

October 23rd | 7:00 PM | @ Bolen Books
Free to attend | Books will be available for purchase


Feel the chill of the supernatural when Barabra Smith presents her collection of over 100 Canadian ghost stories. From a poltergeist haunted family in Nova Scotia to a moaning mist in a Yukon cabin, Great Canadian Ghost Stories proves that we  are certainly not alone in isolation, no matter how spread apart we are.

This event is a presentation of Bolen Books and TouchWood Editions.

Book Club Nights

Next meeting October 30th | 7:00PM | @ Bolen Books
Free to attend


If your child loves to read, why not sign them up for our Kids' Book Club! It's open to readers 10-13 y/o, and there's even a simultaneous adult book club you can attend yourself! Sign up sheets available in-store or by phone.

Please note the We Can All Be Feminists Bookclub is currently full. Please contact us to be waitlisted!

 

Pirjo Raits

November 5th | 7:00PM | @ Bolen Books
Free to attend | Books will be available for purchase


Join us for an evening that is sure to inspire, as Pirjo Raits presents Out of the Woods. This stunning art book profiles twenty-five dynamic artists who use wood to create an amazing range of work, all inspired by the natural beauty of the Salish Sea. 

This event is a presentation of Bolen Books and Heritage Group Distribution.

Curtis Joseph
November 6th | 7:00 PM | @ Bolen Books

Free to attend | Books will be available for purchase

You've heard his name and you've seen him play, now meet the legend in person! On November 6th, join the one and only Curtis "CuJo" Joseph as he signs his self-titled memoir, Cujo,  about his journey on and off the ice. You won't want to miss this free to attend event!

Please note that CuJo will only be signing copies of his memoir, and there will be no signing of memorabilia at the event.


This event is a presentation of Bolen Books and Harper Collins Canada.


 

May Q. Wong

November 7th | 7:00PM | @ Bolen Books
Free to attend | Books will be available for purchase


If you often find yourself browsing our local history section, this is an event you won't want to miss! Local author May Q. Wong joins us following the release of her newest title, City in Colour. This timely and intriguing collection stories focuses on Victoria's pioneers, trailblazers, and community builders who were also diverse people of colour. Join us for an evening full of fascinating stories.
 

Peter Johnson

November 12th | 7:00PM | @ Bolen Books
Free to attend | Books will be available for purchase


This November Peter Johnson comes to Bolen Books to present his forthcoming book, A Not-So-Savage Land. Join us as we remember Frederick Whymper, and the historical impact he made by documenting the landscape of the North American west.

Liane Moriarty
In discussion with Hal Wake
November 17th | 7:00 PM |  @ Bolen Books
Ticket: $40.99 (+GST) Ticket + Book


Get ready for the Christmas shopping season by meeting the one and only Liane Moriarty, author of Big Little Lies, on November 17th. Already hailed as one of her best books yet, Nine Perfect Strangers will have you riveted with the kind of mystery and surprise that only Moriarty can deliver. Whether you are a long time fan or a newcomer to Liane's illustrious body of work, this discussion is one you will not want to miss.

Tickets available in-store at Bolen Books. Purchase yours today in person or by phone.

This is a presentation of Bolen Books and Raincoast Books.