In conversation with Terry Fallis, Monday November 6

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Join Bryan Prince Booksellers in partnership with McMaster University Library on Monday, November 6, 2017 for a conversation with award-winning novelist Terry Fallis on his latest novel, One Brother Shy.

In this new novel, Fallis – the two-time winner of the Stephen Leacock Medal for Humour, and author of The Best Laid Plans – tells the story of a man tormented by an event from his youth, and the journey he finds himself on to heal and to learn who he is.

When: Monday, November 6, 2017 at 7:00 p.m.
Where: The Reading Room at Bryan Prince Bookseller, 1060 King Street West, Hamilton

This is a free event, everyone is welcome.

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In 2010, Fallis – a graduate of McMaster's Faculty of Engineering – donated his archives to McMaster University Library's William Ready Division of Archives and Research Collections. Learn more about the archives of Terrry Fallis.

Terry Fallis is the award-winning author of four national bestsellers, all published by McClelland & Stewart. His debut novel, The Best Laid Plans, won the 2008 Stephen Leacock Medal for Humour and was crowned the 2011 winner of CBC Canada Reads. In January 2014, CBC aired a six-part television miniseries based on The Best Laid PlansThe High Road was published in September 2010 and was a finalist for the 2011 Stephen Leacock Medal for Humour. Terry’s third novel, Up and Down, was released in September 2012. It debuted on the Globe and Mail bestsellers list, was a finalist for the 2013 Leacock Medal, and won the 2013 Ontario Library Association Evergreen Award. In June 2013, the Canadian Booksellers Association presented Terry with the Libris Award for Author of the Year. Terry’s fourth novel, No Relation, hit bookstores in May 2014, opened on the Globe and Mail bestsellers list, and won the 2015 Stephen Leacock Medal for Humour.