Three genres covered in book launch

Victoria-based authors Madeline Sonik and Charles Tidler are launching their new books at a reception Monday (May 30) at Swans Hotel.

Sonik’s non-fiction piece Afflictions & Departures, and Tidler’s fictional work, Hard Hed, will be unveiled along with The Song Collides, a collection of poetry by North Shore writer Calvin Wharton. All three will be on hand to autograph their works at the Anvil Press gathering, which starts at 7 p.m.

For more information visit www.anvilpress.com.

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