Novel Warnings: Paul E. Hardisty & Daniel Kalla

Paul Hardisty, Daniel Kalla and Jonathan Whitelaw

Novel Warnings: Paul E. Hardisty & Daniel Kalla

Paul Hardisty, Daniel Kalla and Jonathan Whitelaw

12:30pm

Saturday, June 3, 2023

Canadian authors Paul E. Hardisty and Daniel Kalla will take the stage to present their latest books, The Forcing and Fit to Die. Hardisty brings his years of being an environmental scientist to The Forcing, which features a thrilling, heart-pounding journey of survival in a world where civilization is collapsing, the planet is in crisis and people are being shipped off to internment camps. Kalla, an ER doctor from Vancouver, whose previous novels have covered hot topics like pandemics and the opioid crisis, is back with the novel Fit to Die, a riveting mystery that brings two police departments together for a race against the clock to find the source of a deadly weight loss drug. Hardisty and Kalla will be in conversation with author, journalist and broadcaster Jonathan Whitelaw.

Moderator: Jonathan Whitelaw

Event Info:
Date & Time: June 3 at 12:30pm ET
Where: Brigantine Room in Harbourfront Centre’s main building
Duration: 60 minutes
Available with a MOTIVE Day or Weekend Pass
*This event will be followed by a book signing

Conversation

Canadian authors Paul E. Hardisty and Daniel Kalla will take the stage to present their latest books, The Forcing and Fit to Die. Hardisty brings his years of being an environmental scientist to The Forcing, which features a thrilling, heart-pounding journey of survival in a world where civilization is collapsing, the planet is in crisis and people are being shipped off to internment camps. Kalla, an ER doctor from Vancouver, whose previous novels have covered hot topics like pandemics and the opioid crisis, is back with the novel Fit to Die, a riveting mystery that brings two police departments together for a race against the clock to find the source of a deadly weight loss drug. Hardisty and Kalla will be in conversation with author, journalist and broadcaster Jonathan Whitelaw.

Moderator: Jonathan Whitelaw

Event Info:
Date & Time: June 3 at 12:30pm ET
Where: Brigantine Room in Harbourfront Centre’s main building
Duration: 60 minutes
Available with a MOTIVE Day or Weekend Pass
*This event will be followed by a book signing

Conversation

Featured Authors

Canadian Paul Hardisty has spent 25 years working all over the world as an environmental scientist and freelance journalist. He has roughnecked on oil rigs in Texas, explored for gold in the Arctic, mapped geology in Eastern Turkey and rehabilitated water wells in the wilds of Africa. He was in Ethiopia in 1991 as the Mengistu regime fell, survived a bomb blast in a café in Sana’a in 1993, and was one of the last Westerners out of Yemen at the outbreak of the 1994 civil war. Paul is a university professor and CEO of the Australian Institute of Marine Science (AIMS). His Claymore Straker series was shortlisted for multiple awards. He lives in Australia.

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Daniel Kalla is an internationally bestselling author of many novels, including The Darkness in the Light, Lost Immunity, The Last High and We All Fall Down. Kalla practices emergency medicine in Vancouver, British Columbia. Visit him at DanielKalla.com or follow him on Twitter @DanielKalla.

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Jonathan Whitelaw is a writer, award-winning journalist and broadcaster. After working on the frontline of Scottish politics, he moved into journalism, covering everything from sports to music to radioactive waste – and everything in between. He's also a regular reviewer, panelist and commentator. Find him on twitter @JDWhitelaw13.

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12:30pm

Saturday, June 3, 2023

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