Launch report: The Boy on the Bicycle

In a room filled with engaged people, the launch of The Boy on the Bicycle, by Nate Hendley, proved a great success at the Toronto Reference Library. Win Wahrer of Innocence Canada was in attendance, as were members of Ron Moffatt’s family. The investigative book examines the wrongful conviction of adolescent Ron Moffatt in 1956, for a brutal murder committed by serial killer Peter Woodcock. If you haven’t already picked up your copy of The Boy on the…

The Boy on the Bicycle book launch

Five Rivers Publishing is pleased to announce the launch of Nate Hendley’s new book, The Boy on the Bicycle, about a largely forgotten case of wrongful conviction that took place in Toronto. The case involved a 14 year-old boy, falsely accused of murdering a child on the grounds of the Canadian National Exhibition (CNE) in 1956. The launch takes place August 14, 2018 at Toronto Reference Library starting at 7 pm. The event is free…

Book launch for Caliban

We’re having a book launch for Caliban, by Lorina Stephens. The event, which will feature a reading and book signing, is being hosted by Monigram Coffee Roasters, 16 Ainslie St. S., Cambridge, ON  N1R 3K1, Saturday, March 10, 2018, 6:30 to 8:30 PM. Munchables, coffee and tea will be available for guests. For more details, visit our Facebook event.

Joe Mahoney a hit at The Merril

Joe Mahoney appeared at The Merril Collection Thursday, October 26 to talk about, and sign copies of, his madcap debut novel, A Time and a Place.  The event sold out of books, and Joe is happily dealing with writer’s cramp. This video likely sums up everything you need to know, other than where to buy your own copy of Joe Mahoney’s A Time and Place, which is through your favourite online bookseller, and directly through Five Rivers. Enjoy…

Joe Mahoney to launch A Time and a Place

If you’re in the Toronto area, Thursday, October 26, you might want to think about attending what’s promising to be an entertaining, and laughter-filled evening with Joe Mahoney who will be launching his debut SF novel, A Time and a Place.  The launch takes place at the remarkable Merril Collection of Speculative Fiction and Fantasy, 239 College Street, 3rd floor, between 7:00 to 9:00 PM. Joe will be reading from his novel, and Bakka Phoenix Books…