Fiction Readings and Discussion

Janet Aston

April 22, 2017 @ 11:15 AM – 12:30 PM
Lipson Room, upstairs at Books & Company
289 Main Street
ON K0K 2T0
$10.00 for both morning sessions
Books & Company

Fiction Readings and Discussion – moderated by David Sweet

  • Kirsteen MacLeod (The Animal Game)
  • Emily Saso (The Weather Inside)
  • Zoe Whittall (The Best Kind of People)

About the authors:

Kirsteen MacLeod

Kirsteen MacLeod is a Kingston, Ontario writer, poet and yoga teacher. Kirsteen has worked in Toronto (20 years) and in Kingston (10 years), as a magazine and newspaper writer and editor, and as a communicator. She has a BA in Magazine Journalism from Ryerson University. The Animal Game is her debut collection of short fiction.

Emily Saso

Emily Saso writes fiction and screenplays. She lives in Toronto and blogs at The Weather Inside is her debut novel.



Zoe Whittall

Zoe Whittall is the author of The Best Ten Minutes of Your Life, The Emily Valentine Poems, and Precordial Thump, and the editor of Geeks, Misfits, & Outlaws. Her debut novel Bottle Rocket Hearts made the Globe and Mail Top 100 Books of the Year and CBC Canada Reads’ Top Ten Essential Novels of the Decade. Her second novel Holding Still for as Long as Possible won a Lambda Literary Award and was an American Library Association Stonewall Honor Book. Born in the Eastern Townships of Quebec, she has an MFA from the University of Guelph and lives in Toronto.  Her latest novel is Best Kind of People.