Wainwright Public Library
February 14, 2013
1 - 4 pm - Writing Workshop
7 pm - Public Reading
Young Readers Conference
February 27, 2013
7 pm - Keynote address Spruce Grove Public Library Autor's presentation.
Reader's Choice Book Club
March 11, 2013
Airdrie Public Library
March 22, 2013, 6:30 - 9 pm
Robbins Health Learning Centre, MacEwan University
10 am - panalist 'The Truth Is Out There: (Creative) Non-Fiction/Memoir/Fiction'
Airdrie Public Library
Friday, October 26, 2012
7 - 9 pm Airdrie Public Library - Map
Margaret will be presenting as part of the library's Author Series.
Whistler Readers and Writers Festival
Check out the action at the Whistler Readers and Writers Festival held Oct. 12 to 14
Tuesday, June 12
CTV Morning Live - Edmonton
Co-hosts Melissa Dominelli, Dez Melenka and Audreys’ own Sharon Budnarchuk continue CTV Morning Live’s new book club, with LOCAL author Margaret Macpherson’s book, Body Trade.
For details follow this link
Northwords Prize presented to Body Trade
The 2012 NorthWords Writers Festival is now over and this one was the best yet! But then, we say that every year. A huge thank you goes out to all the authors who participated, the sponsors, the volunteers and everybody who came out to take part in the event. Together we created something wonderful! (more...)
FICTIONista Tour 2012
Thursday, May 3 - Tuesday, May 8
Margaret is proud to be participating in the 2012 FICTIONistas Tour. For locations, dates and other FICTIONista info follow this link.
Book of the Day
February 16, 2012
Body Trade by Margaret Macpherson is a road novel that follows Rosie and Tanya, two Canadian women who (more...)
Macpherson swims against tide
of contemporary fiction
November 12, 2011
Winnipeg Free Press
If contemporary fiction is fighting for its life, its followers ought to be on the lookout for writers who are brave enough to swim against the current tide.
And if a writer has genuine star quality, a sharper, deeper radiance than most, then he or she ought to be identified and celebrated without delay.(more...)
The Book Mine Set
Book Discussion blog with a Canadian bias.
Thursday, April 12, 2012
Reader's Diary #818- Margaret Macpherson: Body Trade
I haven't read a lot of road trip books (only Volkswagen Blues and On The Road come immediately to mind), but I love the idea of them. Body Trade has additional appeal to me as the road trip sets out from Yellowknife. (more...)