Open Book: Ontario - Open Book Explorer http://www.openbookontario.com/taxonomy/term/3794/0 These items will display in the Open Book Explorer en Five Explorer Questions With Jane Fairburn http://www.openbookontario.com/news/five_explorer_questions_jane_fairburn <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-thumbnail"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_thumbnail" width="400" height="500" alt="" src="http://www.openbookontario.com/sites/default/files/Along%20The%20Shore.jpg?1415217914" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>Detailing the rich history and the many changes to <a href="http://explorer.openbookontario.com/tours/torontos-waterfront-scarborough-bluffs" target="_blank"><em>Toronto's historic waterfront</em></a> over the years, <a href="http://explorer.openbookontario.com/biographies/jane-fairburn" target="_blank"><strong>Jane Fairburn's</strong></a> <a href="http://explorer.openbookontario.com/books/along-shore-rediscovering-toronto%E2%80%99s-waterfront-heritage" target="_blank"><em>Along The Shore</em></a> (ECW Press) is a perfect companion for our <a href="http://explorer.openbookontario.com/" target=</p> </a></p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-inline-images"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_inline_images" width="387" height="334" alt="" src="http://www.openbookontario.com/sites/default/files/inline/Jane-Fairburn.jpg?1415232416" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.openbookontario.com/news/five_explorer_questions_jane_fairburn" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.openbookontario.com/news/five_explorer_questions_jane_fairburn#comments Book Promotion & Marketing Five Explorer Questions Harry Jane Fairburn Open Book Explorer Wed, 03 Dec 2014 18:37:03 +0000 harry 15482 at http://www.openbookontario.com Five Explorer Questions With Rose Ricciardelli http://www.openbookontario.com/news/five_explorer_questions_with_rose_ricciardelli <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-thumbnail"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_thumbnail" width="320" height="478" alt="" src="http://www.openbookontario.com/sites/default/files/Surviving%20Incarceration.jpg?1414606208" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://explorer.openbookontario.com/biographies/rose-ricciardelli" target="_blank"><strong>Rose Ricciardelli</strong></a> knows a lot about the inner workings and failings of Canadian prisons. Coordinator of Criminology in the Department of Sociology at Memorial University, her writing is found in many academic journals and now in her first book <a href="http://explorer.openbookontario.com/books/surviving-incarceration-inside-canadian-prisons" target="_blank"><em>Surviving Incarceration: Inside Canadian Prisons</em></a> (Wilfrid Laurier Press). </p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-inline-images"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_inline_images" width="150" height="208" alt="" src="http://www.openbookontario.com/sites/default/files/inline/Rose-Ricciardelli.gif?1416265519" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.openbookontario.com/news/five_explorer_questions_with_rose_ricciardelli" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.openbookontario.com/news/five_explorer_questions_with_rose_ricciardelli#comments Book Promotion & Marketing Five Explorer Questions Harry Open Book Explorer Rose Ricciardelli Mon, 17 Nov 2014 22:57:41 +0000 harry 14191 at http://www.openbookontario.com Five Explorer Questions with Jon Radojkovic http://www.openbookontario.com/news/five_explorer_questions_jon_radojkovic <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-thumbnail"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_thumbnail" width="480" height="374" alt="" src="http://www.openbookontario.com/sites/default/files/barns_queens_bush.jpg?1411653591" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.openbookontario.com/users/harry"target="_blank"><em>Open Book Explorer</em></a> is happy to interview <strong><a href=” http://explorer.openbookontario.com/biographies/jon-radojkovic-0”target=”_blank”> Jon Radojkovic</a> </strong> about his popular book <em><a href=”http://explorer.openbookontario.com/books/barns-queen’s-bush”target=”_blank”>Barns of the Queen’s Bush</a></em> (Brucedale Press).</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-inline-images"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_inline_images" width="412" height="480" alt="" src="http://www.openbookontario.com/sites/default/files/inline/Jon%20Radojkovic%2C%20author.jpg?1411653649" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.openbookontario.com/news/five_explorer_questions_jon_radojkovic" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.openbookontario.com/news/five_explorer_questions_jon_radojkovic#comments Book Promotion & Marketing cassieleigh Five Explorer Questions Jon Radojkovic Mary Tripp MacCarl Open Book Explorer Tue, 04 Nov 2014 18:54:23 +0000 harry 11105 at http://www.openbookontario.com Five Explorer Questions with Richard Feltoe http://www.openbookontario.com/news/five_explorer_questions_richard_feltoe <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-thumbnail"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_thumbnail" width="480" height="480" alt="" src="http://www.openbookontario.com/sites/default/files/A%20Crucible%20of%20Fire_0.jpg?1410986071" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><strong><a href="http://explorer.openbookontario.com/biographies/richard-feltoe" target="_blank">Richard Feltoe's</a></strong> wealth of knowledge regarding <em><a href="http://explorer.openbookontario.com/tours/war-1812-niagara"target=_blank">The War of 1812</a></em> has lead to many featured books in the <a href="http://explorer.openbookontario.com"_blank">Open Book Explorer</a>. Click on any tour relating to <em><a href="http://explorer.openbookontario.com/tours/19th-century-walk-through-niagara-lake"target=_blank">The North American War</a></em> as he calls it, and you'll see.</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-inline-images"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_inline_images" width="190" height="247" alt="" src="http://www.openbookontario.com/sites/default/files/inline/richard_feltoe.jpg?1410987493" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.openbookontario.com/news/five_explorer_questions_richard_feltoe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.openbookontario.com/news/five_explorer_questions_richard_feltoe#comments Book Promotion & Marketing cassieleigh Five Explorer Questions Open Book Explorer Richard Feltoe Mon, 27 Oct 2014 18:48:32 +0000 harry 10604 at http://www.openbookontario.com Five Explorer Questions With Terry Murray http://www.openbookontario.com/news/five_explorer_questions_terry_murray <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-thumbnail"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_thumbnail" width="450" height="841" alt="" src="http://www.openbookontario.com/sites/default/files/Faces%20on%20Places.jpg?1414439333" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://explorer.openbookontario.com/biographies/terry-murray" target="_blank"><strong>Terry Murray</strong></a> has a grotesque fascination with Toronto, and here at <a href="http://explorer.openbookontario.com/" target="_blank"><em>Open Book Explorer</em></a> we think that makes for good sightseeing.</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-inline-images"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_inline_images" width="480" height="479" alt="" src="http://www.openbookontario.com/sites/default/files/inline/Terry%20Murray.jpg?1414088927" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.openbookontario.com/news/five_explorer_questions_terry_murray" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.openbookontario.com/news/five_explorer_questions_terry_murray#comments Five Explorer Questions Harry Open Book Explorer Terry Murray Thu, 23 Oct 2014 18:33:37 +0000 harry 13802 at http://www.openbookontario.com Five Explorer Questions With Marianne Apostolides http://www.openbookontario.com/news/five_explorer_questions_marianne_apostolides <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-thumbnail"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_thumbnail" width="321" height="480" alt="" src="http://www.openbookontario.com/sites/default/files/Voluptuous%20Pleasure.jpg?1413411893" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://explorer.openbookontario.com/biographies/marianne-apostolides" target="_blank"><strong>Marianne Apostolides'</strong></a> writing is something to behold. Nuanced, beautifully layered, it leads a reader to anticipate one thing, and then surprises them with another. Her book <a href= "http://explorer.openbookontario.com/books/voluptuous-pleasure-truth-about-writing-life" target=” _blank”><em>Voluptuous Pleasure</em></a> (BookThug), was met with critical acclaim and rightly so. In it, Apostolides wrestles with the very nature of language - how it carries an inherent deception.</p> <p><a href="http://www.openbookontario.com/news/five_explorer_questions_marianne_apostolides" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.openbookontario.com/news/five_explorer_questions_marianne_apostolides#comments Book Promotion & Marketing Five Explorer Questions Harry Marianne Apostolides Open Book Explorer Thu, 16 Oct 2014 16:10:13 +0000 harry 13078 at http://www.openbookontario.com Five Explorer Questions with Howard Akler http://www.openbookontario.com/news/five_explorer_questions_howard_akler <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-thumbnail"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_thumbnail" width="322" height="480" alt="" src="http://www.openbookontario.com/sites/default/files/61GwjA2nPtL._AA1050__0.jpg?1411743666" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://explorer.openbookontario.com/biographies/howard-akler" target="_blank"><strong>Howard Akler’s</strong></a> debut novel, <a href="http://explorer.openbookontario.com/books/city-man" target="_blank"><strong><em>The City Man</em></strong></a> (Coach House Books), takes readers to an arcane bit of <a href="http://explorer.openbookontario.com/tours/yorkville-and-toronto-1960s" target="_blank">Toronto's</a> criminal history during the 1930s. </p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-inline-images"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_inline_images" width="480" height="380" alt="" src="http://www.openbookontario.com/sites/default/files/inline/reception-authors2-large.jpg?1411743738" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.openbookontario.com/news/five_explorer_questions_howard_akler" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.openbookontario.com/news/five_explorer_questions_howard_akler#comments Book Promotion & Marketing cassieleigh Five Explorer Questions Howard Akler Open Book Explorer Sarah B. Hood Wed, 15 Oct 2014 16:02:38 +0000 harry 11113 at http://www.openbookontario.com Five Explorer Questions For Dorothy Ellen Palmer re: When Fenelon Falls http://www.openbookontario.com/news/five_questions_dorothy_ellen_palmer_re_when_fenelon_falls <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-thumbnail"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_thumbnail" width="311" height="480" alt="" src="http://www.openbookontario.com/sites/default/files/51b-sYQpG1L.jpg?1411760386" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://explorer.openbookontario.com/biographies/dorothy-ellen-palmer" target="_blank"><strong>Dorothy Ellen Palmer</strong></a> is whip-smart and unafraid of new experiences. She has a keen eye for details, voice and forging connections between seemingly random occurrences. But don’t take our word for it: pick up her latest book, <a href="http://explorer.openbookontario.com/books/when-fenelon-falls" target="_blank"><em>When Felelon Falls</em></a> (Coach House Books), and see for yourself.</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-inline-images"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_inline_images" width="431" height="480" alt="" src="http://www.openbookontario.com/sites/default/files/inline/D.%20Palmer%20photo_0.JPG?1411760401" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.openbookontario.com/news/five_questions_dorothy_ellen_palmer_re_when_fenelon_falls" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.openbookontario.com/news/five_questions_dorothy_ellen_palmer_re_when_fenelon_falls#comments cassieleigh Dorothy Ellen Palmer Fiction Five Explorer Questions Open Book Explorer Fri, 10 Oct 2014 17:56:16 +0000 harry 11114 at http://www.openbookontario.com Five Explorer Questions with Karen Dubinsky http://www.openbookontario.com/news/five_explorer_questions_karen_dubinsky <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-thumbnail"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_thumbnail" width="246" height="300" alt="" src="http://www.openbookontario.com/sites/default/files/Karen%20Dubinsky%20Book%20Cover.jpg?1411656195" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>It’s not too often someone refers to Niagara Falls as <em><a href="http://explorer.openbookontario.com/books/second-greatest-disappointment-honeymooning-and-tourism-niagara-falls" target="_blank"><em>The Second Greatest Disappointment</em></a></em> (Between the Lines), but <strong><a href="http://explorer.openbookontario.com/biographies/karen-dubinsky" target="_blank">Karen Dubinsky</a></strong> has done just that.</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-inline-images"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_inline_images" width="277" height="410" alt="" src="http://www.openbookontario.com/sites/default/files/inline/Dubinksy.jpg?1411656290" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.openbookontario.com/news/five_explorer_questions_karen_dubinsky" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.openbookontario.com/news/five_explorer_questions_karen_dubinsky#comments Book Review cassieleigh Five Explorer Questions Karen Dubinsky Open Book Explorer Mon, 06 Oct 2014 21:58:01 +0000 harry 11106 at http://www.openbookontario.com Five Explorer Questions with James Laxer http://www.openbookontario.com/news/five_explorer_questions_james_laxer <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-thumbnail"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_thumbnail" width="315" height="480" alt="" src="http://www.openbookontario.com/sites/default/files/Tecumseh%20and%20Brock.jpg?1411660944" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>Award-winning author and former columnist for the Toronto Star, <a href="http://explorer.openbookontario.com/biographies/james-laxer"target="_blank"><strong>James Laxer’s</strong></a> highly-praised <a href=”http://explorer.openbookontario.com/books/tecumseh-and-brock-war-1812”target=_blank"><em>Tecumseh and Brock</em></a> (House of Anansi) is a fine addition to the <a href="http://explorer.openbookontario.com/"target=_blank"><em>Open Book Explorer</em></a>.</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-inline-images"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_inline_images" width="321" height="480" alt="" src="http://www.openbookontario.com/sites/default/files/inline/jim_laxer.jpg?1411660963" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.openbookontario.com/news/five_explorer_questions_james_laxer" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.openbookontario.com/news/five_explorer_questions_james_laxer#comments Book Promotion & Marketing cassieleigh Five Explorer Questions James Laxer Open Book Explorer Wed, 01 Oct 2014 05:45:01 +0000 cassieleigh 11108 at http://www.openbookontario.com