Two local poets will be launching new books together at a double book launch in New Westminster on Aug 11th.

Double Book Launch and longest Open Mic ever!
“Shorelines” – Candice James, Poet Laureate
“The Broken Word” – Alan Hill

Aug 11, 2013, 1 – 4 PM, Heritage Grill Backstage Room, 447 Columbia St.,New Westminster, BC. Right beside Columbia Skytrain Station.

Shorelines by Poet Laureate, Candice James is a 98 page poetry book of Villanelles with each villanelle accompanied by a full page full colour artwork painting by a variety of artists including Valerie Barron-McRae, Janet Kvammen, Don Portelance, Doreen Bruce, Emily Cuthbertson, Candice James and the late Rex Howard.

The Broken Word by Royal City Poet, Alan Hill is a 71 page poetry book taking the reader through the ramifications of growing up in a family with a sibling suffering from schizophrenia.

Books will be offered for sale at 25% discount and the open mic following he features will run approximately 2 hours so bring your poems and strut your stuff!

For further info or call 604-714-1773

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