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Mordecai takes Memorial: Newfoundland university plays host to SUBVERSIVE SONNETS poet

With poetry as with time, Newfoundland leads the rest of Canada! This week the province hosts a series of appearances by acclaimed poet Pamela Mordecai in advance of her reading at the TSAR Publications group launch in Toronto on November 21st. Pamela Mordecai’s Newfoundland tour … Continue reading

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New fiction by critically acclaimed writer Martin Mordecai!

For adult fans of Martin Mordecai‘s critically acclaimed middle-grade novel, Blue Mountain Trouble (Arthur A. Levine Books/Scholastic 2009), here’s great news: Mordecai’s hauntingly beautiful short story “Tree” has just been published in issue 13 of the Maple Tree Literary Supplement.  “Tree,” which tenderly … Continue reading

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Martin Mordecai celebrates 50 years of Jamaican independence

Critically acclaimed Jamaican-Canadian children’s author Martin Mordecai honours the country of his birth with a reading on Thursday, June 7, 2012. Part of the Toronto festivities celebrating the 50th anniversary of Jamaica’s independence, the reading features excerpts from Martin’s Blue Mountain Trouble, as well as a … Continue reading

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Martin Mordecai: author, mentor and Diaspora Dialogues-contributor

Martin Mordecai, author of Free (currently on offer) and the much-celebrated middle grade novel Blue Mountain Trouble (Arthur A. Levine Books, 2009), will be busy these next few weeks. As a contributor to the latest Diaspora Dialogues anthology–TOK: Writing the New … Continue reading

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Great Black History Month programming at the Richmond Hill Public Library!

The surest cure for the winter blahs is a full social life, so pull out those calendars once more–February is looking up! Fans of Pamela Mordecai will be pleased to hear that she has another reading lined up. On Monday, … Continue reading

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Blue Mountain Trouble

Blue Mountain Trouble (Arthur A. Levine Books/Scholastic 2009), the debut young adult novel by Martin Mordecai, has received two new accolades. First, Blue Mountain Trouble was named to the United States Board on Books for Young People’s honour list of … Continue reading

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