Vancouver International Writers Festival - October 18-23
Chat, laugh, and get inspired at 2011 Vancouver International Writers & Readers Festival. Internationally renowned and undiscovered authors mingle with 14,000 readers of all ages in intimate, interactive and informal settings on Granville Island. The festival features a list of talented and award winning writers for their wonderful story telling including some of British Columbia's favourite authors. From comical, inspiring novels, suspenseful crime fiction stories to compelling and provocative non-fiction titles there's a novel for everyone! Wrap up the festival on October 23rd by celebrating the 75th Anniversary of the Governor General's Award as previous award recipients share their personal stories in achieving the prestigious award.