shelf left Arthurs Head with bleeding eyes Draugr The Haunting of Drang Island The Loki Wolf The Return of the Grudstone Ghosts Ghost Hotel Invasion of the I.Q.Snatchers Dust Tribes Monsterology Villainology Megiddo's Shadow Jolted - Newton Starker's Rules for Survival The Hunchback Assignments The Dark Deeps Empire of Ruins Island of Doom Appearances in Development The Vault Contact shelf right


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"Have Book, Will Travel"

What could be more exciting than seeing an author live and in person? It's guaranteed to change your life or no money back.

Upcoming Appearances


Writer in residence, Regina Public Library.


On Mars


Apr. 17th, Regina, SK

Willows Book Awards Dinner

Apr. 27th, Regina, SK 2 PM

Reading at Mackenzie Art Gallery in Regina

Oct. 19th, St. Peters, Muenster, SK


Nov. 15th-17th, Edmonton, AB

PureSpec Conference

Appearances in the past


May 12th, 7:00 PM Brampton, ON

The Launch of The Hunchback Assignments 2: The Dark Deeps!
Arthur Slade reads from his latest novel The Dark Deeps. And a signing, too. Brampton Chapters 52 Quarry Edge Drive

May 13th, Toronto, ON

Silver Birch Award Ceremonies, Harbourfront

June 21st. 7:30 PM Saskatoon, SK

The Launch of The Hunchback Assignments 2: The Dark Deeps!
Arthur Slade launches his latest novel The Dark Deeps. There'll be an audio/visual presentation, Q&A and a signing. Mcnally Robinson Booksellers 8th Street

Aug 14th, 2:30-4:30 PM Saskatoon, SK

Signing at Coles bookstore Midtown Plaza

Aug 21st, 11:30-1:30 PM Saskatoon, SK

Reading and signing at University of Saskatchewan Bookstore 2009

April 2nd. Swift Current, SK

Lyric Theatre.

April 29th-May 2nd. Whitehorse, YK

Yukon Writers Festival

Sept 22nd. Saskatoon, SK

The Launch of The Hunchback Assignments!
7:30 PM-8:30 PM
Arthur Slade launches his latest novel The Hunchback Assignments. There'll be an audio/visual presentation, Q&A and a signing. Mcnally Robinson Booksellers 8th Street

October 14, 10:00am, Calgary Wordfest, Calgary AB

John Dutton Theatre at the Calgary Public Library

October 15, 9:30am, Calgary Wordfest, Calgary AB

Holy Cross School

October 15, 12:30am, Calgary Wordfest, Calgary AB

John Dutton Theatre at the Calgary Public Library

October 20th, 7PM, Reading @ Chapters, Market Mall, 52 Quarry Edge Drive, Brampton, ON

October 22nd-23rd, Ottawa International Festival, Times TBA, Ottawa, ON

Nov 14th, Miami Book Fair International, 1:30 PM, Miami, FL

Nov 17th, 1:15 PM. Launch @ Greystone School, Saskatoon, SK

Nov 27th, 7 PM, Chapters Bookstore, Regina, SK

Reading and Signing.

Dec 5th, 1-3 PM, Coles Bookstore, Midtown Plaza, Saskatoon, SK Signing

Dec 12th, 1-3 PM, Mcnally Robinson, Saskatoon, SK Signing


Sept. 7th. Eden Mills, ON

Eden Mills Writers' Festival.

Sept. 24th-26th. Winnipeg, MB

THIN AIR Winnipeg International Writers Festival

Oct. 14-19th. Calgary, AB

WordFest: Banff-Calgary International Writers Festival

Oct. 23rd. Saskatoon, SK

The Launch of Jolted!
10:00 AM-11:30 AM
Arthur Slade launches his latest novel JOLTED: Newton Starker's Rules for Survival. There'll be an audio/visual presentation and signing. Tommy Douglas Collegiate 130 Bowlt Crescent

Nov 4th. Moose Jaw, SK

A signing at Oak and Rose Books
3:30 PM-5:30 PM
Yep, Slade will be signing books and grinning. He may even tap dance or play the accordian, too, though that's unlikely.

Nov. 13th. Calgary, AB

Library Visit


April 19th. North Battleford SK

1:30 at the North Battleford Public Library

April 22-29. Banff AB

Arthur Slade will be a instructor at the Banff Centre for the Writing for Children class

April 30th. Burnaby BC

9AM at Burnaby Mountain School

May 1st. North Vancouver BC

9AM at Canyon Heights Elementary

May 2nd. Nanaimo BC

10AM at Nanaimo Public Library
1:30 PM Harbourfront Library

May 5th Okotoks AB

Foothills Young Authors Conference

May 17th. Toronto ON

10AM at Red Maple Reader's Choice Awards

2006 (you'll need a time machine to make it to these appearances)

October 10th Saskatoon SK

1pm Wildwood School

October 13th Moose Jaw SK

4 Events to Launch Megiddo's Shadow
9:15-11:15 AM Launch for Schools. Moose Jaw Armoury, 1215 Main St. N.
1:15-3:15 PM Launch for Schools. Moose Jaw Armoury, 1215 Main St. N.
4-6 PM Arthur Slade will be signing at the Oak and Rose Bookshoppe, 340 Main Street N.
5 PM And the final grand palooza of an event is a book launch for the public at the Moose Jaw Armoury, 1215 Main St. N.
The public is invited to visit the Armoury for "happy hour" starting at 5 pm. At 6 pm Arthur Slade will arrive and the official launch will begin at 6:30 PM. Arthur Slade will present his audio/visual show about "Megiddo's Shadow." It's set in Palestine during WW1 and is based on the military service of his grandfather, Arthur Hercules Slade, who was a prominent Moose Jaw citizen. Everyone is welcome!

October 16th Regina SK

9 AM Hawryluk School
10:45 AM Centennial School
1 PM Stewart Russel School
2:30 PM Haultain School

October 17th Regina & Weyburn SK

9:30 AM Campbell School
11: 00 AM Ecole St. Andrew
2 PM Weyburn Library

October 18th Regina SK

9:20 AM Luther College
1 PM George Lee School

October 19th Regina SK

9:15 AM Thomson Community School
11:00 AM Ecole Massey School
1:15 PM Sunrise Branch of the Regina Public Library
4:30 PM University of Regina ELIT 101

October 20th Regina SK

10:00 AM George Bothwell Branch RPL
2:00 PM Sherwood Village Branch RPL

October 23rd London ON

9:40 AM M.B. McEachren PS
12: 00 PM Lunchbucket Talk @ University of Western Ontario. Room TBA

October 24th Toronto ON

1-2:20 PM Heydon Park SS

October 25th Toronto ON

9 AM Gordon Brown School
10:35 AM Selwyn School
1-3:30 PM St. Brigid School

October 26th Toronto ON

9 AM-11:45 AM Pleasant School
2PM Toronto Public Library, Cedarbrae Branch 545 Markham Road, Toronto, ON.
6pm Toronto Public Library, Fairview Branch 35 Fairview Mall Drive, Toronto, ON.

Oct. 27th Toronto ON

10:30 AM Toronto Public Library, Albion Branch 1515 Albion Road, Toronto, ON.
2PM Toronto Public Library, Dufferin/St. Clair Branch 1625 Dufferin St., Toronto, ON.

October 30th Toronto ON

12:45 PM Jesse Ketchum PS
2:30 PM East York Collegiate

October 31st Toronto ON

10:45 AM Rosedale School PS
1:45 PM Toronto French School

Nov. 1st Richmond Hill ON and Pefferlaw ON

9-11:30 AM Stonehaven School
1 PM Morning Glory Public School in Pefferlaw, ON

Nov. 2nd Richmond Hill ON & Stouffville ON

8:45 AM Richmond Rose School
11:00 AM Glad Park PS Stouffville

Nov. 3rd Toronto ON

12-2:20 PM Marc Garneau Collegiate

Nov. 6th Winnipeg MB

8 PM Mcnally Robinson Grant Park

Nov. 9th Saskatoon SK The HOMETOWN BOOK Launch of Megiddo's Shadow

7 PM Join Arthur Slade for an event-filled launch of his new book Megiddo's Shadow, a novel set in Palestine during WW1. It takes place at the Royal Canadian Legion, Nutana Branch, 3021 Louise Street. The launch will feature a tour of the Legion's museum and an audio/video presentation by Arthur Slade.

Nov. 21st Martensville SK

8:55 PM Martensville High School

Nov. 24th Regina SK

8:30 AM Sheldon Williams School

10:30 AM Herchmer Community School

12 PM Agribition

2 PM Douglas Park School

7 PM Book and Brier Patch Bookstore
Saskatoon author Arthur Slade will be presenting his new book for young adults with a slide show at the store at 7 p.m. On the sweep to Damascus in World War I, a strong sense of duty sends sixteen-year-old Edward Bathe to war in the shadow of the ancient battleground city of Megiddo where, in poignant scenes of confusion and compassion, the hard face of reality lunges up out of the sand. Don't miss this one!

Nov. 27th Saskatoon SK

1 PM Bedford Road Collegiate

Nov. 28th Saskatoon SK

1 PM Hugh Cairns School