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Kitchener Public Library presents: 85 Queen, An Afternoon with Waubgeshig Rice

October 21, 2023 @ 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm

Twelve years after the lights go out . . .

An epic journey to a forgotten homeland

The hotly anticipated sequel to the bestselling novel Moon of the Crusted Snow

WAUBGESHIG RICE grew up in Wasauksing First Nation on the shores of Georgian Bay, in the southeast of Robinson-Huron Treaty territory. He’s a writer, listener, speaker, language learner, and a martial artist, holding a brown belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu. He is the author of the short story collection Midnight Sweatlodge (2011), and the novels Legacy (2014) and Moon of the Crusted Snow (2018). He appreciates loud music and the four seasons. He lives in N’Swakamok—also known as Sudbury, Ontario—with his wife and three sons.

Moon of the Turning Leaves is released on October 10, 2023.

Note: This is an in-person event taking place in the theatre at our Central Library location (85 Queen St. N.). Doors open at 12:30 p.m.


October 21, 2023
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
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KPL 85 Queen
85 Queen St. N
Kitchener, Ontario N2H 2H1 Canada
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