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Province books blogger Peter Darbyshire chats with writers about their new books, the writing process and the publishing issues of the day.

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Province books blogger Peter Darbyshire chats with writers about their new books, the writing process and the publishing issues of the day.

    Elisabeth de Mariaffi

    Elisabeth de Mariaffi

    Elisabeth de Mariaffi’s first novel, The Devil You Know, is a book about fear. It follows a young reporter, Evie, who is covering the Paul Bernardo murders — and who fears she is being stalked herself. Elisabeth chats with host Peter Darbyshire about her book and life.

    • 38 min
    Guns and A.J. Somerset

    Guns and A.J. Somerset

    Host Peter Darbyshire speaks with A.J. Somerset, author of Arms: The Culture and the Credo of the Gun, about gun culture, the NRA, firearms legislation and whether or not shooting sprees can ever be stopped.

    • 1 hr
    On Spec Magazine Editor Diane Walton

    On Spec Magazine Editor Diane Walton

    On Spec has long been Canada’s leading magazine of the fantastic and has helped launch a countless number of Canadian writers’ careers. Host Peter Darbyshire chats with editor Diane Walton about the magazine, sci-fi and fantasy fandom, and the future of On Spec itself.

    • 32 min
    Hal Wake – Artistic Director of The Vancouver Writers Festival

    Hal Wake – Artistic Director of The Vancouver Writers Festival

    Forget pumpkin spice lattes - the real sign of fall in Vancouver is the buzz about the Vancouver Writers Festival. We sit down with artistic director Hal Wake to learn what the Writers Fest has in store for us this year and to hear his thoughts on the current state ofCanLit.

    • 49 min
    The Hugo Hostilites

    The Hugo Hostilites

    Writer, podcaster and mad scientist Kristi Charish returns to the Book Rogues to talk about the Hugo Hostilities and the aftermath of the Sad/Rabid Puppies campaign that divided sci-fi and fantasy fandom this year.

    • 52 min
    Canada’s answer to Stephen King – Robert J. Wiersema

    Canada’s answer to Stephen King – Robert J. Wiersema

    Host Peter Darbyshire talks to Canada's answer to Stephen King, Robert J. Wiersema about his new book Black Feathers, why stories are like religion to him and why he’s tattooed lines of literature on his body.

    • 43 min

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