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Upcoming events with OB authors:
Saturday, 9 November, 2013 - 12:00 - 4:00pm SUSIE SEXTON will attend the 2013 Author Fair at Allen County Public Library.
Saturday, 23 November - 7:00pm
Join DONALD O'DONOVAN for a book launch gala at Craftlab Gallery in Oceanside, California. Public invited.
Open Books' Newest Author
athlete at the University of Windsor he signed a contract with the Canadian Football League’s Montreal Alouettes. Shortly thereafter, a serious illness changed the course of his life.
In the year 2000, he accepted a teaching contract in Syros, Greece. His subse- quent travel experiences have included time in England, France, Japan, Korea, Thailand, and Malaysia.
Chuck currently works as a teacher and lives in Brampton, Ontario with his wife Lesley and their children.
Chuck Crabbe grew up in Belle River Ontario, Canada.
Following five years as a student and varsity
Heroine Mercy Swimmer is at the center of today's most pressing social issues: the working poor; low-wage jobs; healthcare. Could empathy and understanding be the answer?
When a middle-aged divorcee decides to court a mail order bride from the Phillipines, his former wife and his son must adjust to the new woman in his life...
Fast and furious action in this portrayal of the revolt of the Luddites revealing famed poet Lord Byron as a central figure in this historical Brittish drama.
The real story in human terms of China's cultural revolution.
Follow heroine Manying as she escapes Mao's approaching army and flees with her baby to Hong Kong.
A fantastical world so real you know it already exists!
Themes include race, gender ID, individuality and post-Orwellian societal control.
In O'Donovan's 'love letter to LA', he chronicles the long journey from penny-a-word hack writer for a pulp fiction mill to underground literary beacon.
As A Thief In The Night by Chuck Crabbe
"How long would the flame whisper to him? The pupils of his plain blue eyes drew into focus as the fire bent to his hand. Sulphur rose from the newly-lit match, but as if from the wounded earth, and, breathing it in deeply, the ghost filled him with its voice."
L.H.O.O.Q. Books owner Sean Christopher will host a book launch gala for ORGASMO by Donald O'Donovan at Craftlab Gallery in Oceanside, California on November 23, 2013 at 7:00 PM. The event will feature live music, food and drink, a video presentation about Donald O'Donovan's colorful life and his novels and a reading by the author from his just released novel, ORGASMO. All are invited!.