Howard White: publisher & author- Pender Is. Library
Sunday Afternoon at the Pender Is. Library presents:
Guest speaker: Howard White – Author, Founder of Harbour Publishing, and President of Douglas and McIntyre
Sunday March 1, 2020; 2:00 pm
Award-winning publisher & author Howard White is responsible for publishing some 1,000 books about BC, including the well-known Raincoast Chronicles.
As a recipient of the Canadian Historical Soc. Career Award, he has been described as “a tireless promoter of quality regional history, who has nurtured and brought into being a remarkable range of works that capture the essence of BC.”
He has been equally active as a writer, winning the Stephen Leacock Medal for Humour for Writing in the Rain.
Join us for a fascinating account of Howard’s journey in book publishing and as an author, with readings from his latest book of poetry, A Mysterious Humming Noise (available at the library).
Free program, all welcome. Come early as seating is limited.