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Friday, April 14, 2017

One Book One Brampton: The Celebration

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Be inspired to share in our community-wide reading experience!


Meet Farzana Doctor, winner of Brampton Library's One Book One Brampton 2017

Celebrate One Book One Brampton winner Six Metres of Pavement

Friday, April 21 6 – 8:30 pm

Cyril Clark Lecture Theatre, 20 Loafer's Lake Lane, Brampton

Brampton Library is pleased to present An Evening with Farzana Doctor whose book Six Metres of Pavement was selected by Brampton residents in a public vote from a shortlist of four titles: "A book club for half a million people sounds like a lot of fun, "said Mayor Jeffrey when the announcement was made at Brampton City Hall on February 16.

Join us to find out more! See you Friday, April 21 at 6 pm.

Farzana Doctor is a Toronto-based author of three novels: Stealing Nasreen, Six Metres of Pavement (which won a Lambda Literary Award in 2012 and was short-listed for the Toronto Book Award) and the recently released All Inclusive. Named one of CBC Books' Ten Canadian Women Writers You Need to Read Now and was the recipient of the Writers' Trust of Canada's Dayne Ogilvie Grant in 2011, she curates the Brockton Writers Series and is a proud member of The Writers Union of Canada.

Brampton Library's six branches house a vast collection of borrowable items, computer workstations and Chromebooks with free Internet access as well as wireless connectivity for those who bring their own laptops. Reserve your items online for pick-up and return at any branch. Our website offers access to a full range of digital products, including e-books, magazines, newspapers from many countries, music and online courses. Our staff present programs for all ages and interests and provide helpful assistance to all. Find out more at bramptonlibrary.ca, follow us on Facebook and Twitter @bramptonlibrary.

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