Event - #CanLit

The month of April is a special opportunity to celebrate authors, their books and their readers. In Canada April is National Poetry Month and worldwide April 23rd is World

Book and Copyright Day as declared by UNESCO. "By celebrating this day throughout the world, UNESCO seeks to promote reading, publishing and the protection of intellectual property through copyright." The tweets profiled here are identified by their reference to #Canlit . Public libraries celebrate books, readers and their writers 365 days a year.

Here's a snapshot of #Canlit from Social-biblio.ca.

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Displaying tweets 126 - 150 of 16507 in total

Eileen Magill @theoverwoman

Thank you @lethal_heroine for The Lonely Hearts Hotel 😍 Definitely my number one of the year! #canlit https://t.co/UFE7X7KRgY

Wilma Ganzagan @wilrickquisto

RT @hfxpublib: Canadian award nominees pick their best books of 2017: https://t.co/1SwPv1YUe7 via @quillandquire #Canlit #Bestof2017

carol off @caroloffcbc

Yea! Good bargain for 280 pages of blood sweat and tears - mine! #CanLit @cbcbooks Thanks @beechwoodbooks https://t.co/3Qq4fS5SZB

CELA @CELAlibrary

RT @hfxpublib: Canadian award nominees pick their best books of 2017: https://t.co/1SwPv1YUe7 via @quillandquire #Canlit #Bestof2017

Halifax Libraries @hfxpublib

Canadian award nominees pick their best books of 2017: https://t.co/1SwPv1YUe7 via @quillandquire #Canlit #Bestof2017

Robert Hilles @rhilles

A Gradual Ruin page: Please Retweet https://t.co/0H264IPTKm #novel #canlit @CanadaReads @PenguinCanada @grantamaghttps://t.co/2cQK3xh7AZ

Donna J. Warner @DWarnerLiterary

RT @DigiWriting: A guide to Canadian literary magazines and journals open to submissions via @cbcbooks https://t.co/JT3jYgXUQK #canlit #amw

Radiant Press @radiant_press

RT @DigiWriting: A guide to Canadian literary magazines and journals open to submissions via @cbcbooks https://t.co/JT3jYgXUQK #canlit #amw

Michelle Osgood @OsgoodMichelle

RT @DigiWriting: A guide to Canadian literary magazines and journals open to submissions via @cbcbooks https://t.co/JT3jYgXUQK #canlit #amw

Bryan Lavery @ethicalgourmet

RT @DigiWriting: A guide to Canadian literary magazines and journals open to submissions via @cbcbooks https://t.co/JT3jYgXUQK #canlit #amw

DigiWriting @DigiWriting

A guide to Canadian literary magazines and journals open to submissions via @cbcbooks https://t.co/JT3jYgXUQK #canlit #amwriting

Andrea Boegner @AndreaBoegner

Discover the #GGAwards17 young childrens' illustrated books winner "When We Were Alone" via @cbcbooks https://t.co/DL3YQTpZjK #CanLit

one two three six @1236

R.I.P. Canlit https://t.co/lfRCdLo0Mh

Curiously Alice @AskCuriousAlice

RT @MPlovesbooks: A personal motto of mine...especially when @cbcbooks just announced the 2018 longlist for the @TaylorPrize #Canlit

Linda Pilgrim @lindakpilgrim

RT @LauraNMeyer: Including Ed O'Loughlin's #GillerPrize -nominated "Minds of Winter" @top_loader @HouseofAnansi #CanLit

House of Anansi @HouseofAnansi

RT @LauraNMeyer: Including Ed O'Loughlin's #GillerPrize -nominated "Minds of Winter" @top_loader @HouseofAnansi #CanLit

Ed O'Loughlin @top_loader

RT @LauraNMeyer: Including Ed O'Loughlin's #GillerPrize -nominated "Minds of Winter" @top_loader @HouseofAnansi #CanLit

Laura Meyer @LauraNMeyer

Including Ed O'Loughlin's #GillerPrize -nominated "Minds of Winter" @top_loader @HouseofAnansi #CanLithttps://t.co/56yR79ngAp

Marie-Paule BLeBlanc @MPlovesbooks

A personal motto of mine...especially when @cbcbooks just announced the 2018 longlist for the @TaylorPrize #Canlithttps://t.co/J8pjL6U8qQ

James Minter, author & child values promoter @james_minter

RT @TellingTalesFFS: Love this idea! It lets you "appreciate the artistry that goes into each page of a children’s book".  #CanLit

TellingTalesFestival @TellingTalesFFS

Love this idea! It lets you "appreciate the artistry that goes into each page of a children’s book".  #CanLithttps://t.co/THfxDdAcAz

The Fiddlehead @TheFiddlehd

RT @CanadaCouncil: B.C. National Award for Canadian Non-Fiction announces shortlist for $40K prize #CanLit | @cbcbooks

House of Anansi @HouseofAnansi

RT @DorothyLander: Just finished reading @profnickmount Arrival - fascinating history of #CanLit liked feature of textbox book revie…

Nick Mount @profnickmount

RT @DorothyLander: Just finished reading @profnickmount Arrival - fascinating history of #CanLit liked feature of textbox book revie…

Biblioasis @biblioasis

RT @LauraNMeyer: Such an interesting evening @torontolibrary listening to @profnickmount & Elaine Dewar dish the dirt about #CanLit

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Suzanne Bowness @codeword

RT @CBC: Are you submitting for the CBC Nonfiction Prize? Here are some great writing tips! | @CBCBooks https://t.co/SDeWfcqD2d

U of M Indigenous @UofM_Indigenous

In the lead-up to community advising at @wpglibrary, here are some quick facts: Original design was 'guerrilla advi… https://t.co/qKJj1Ow34D

Surrey LIP @SurreyLIP

RT @surreylibrary: January 22-29 is Family Literacy Week. This year's theme is "What's on My Plate?" in support of healthy development. Lea…

CalgaryPublicLibrary @calgarylibrary

"World eagerly awaits Calgary's new central library" And it won't be long now; only just over nine months until ope… https://t.co/cqDoZSpObr

Jarrett Mazza @JarrettMazza

@RebeccaRosenblu I'm afraid I cannot make your workshop today at the @torontolibrary, and I am disappointed! Please… https://t.co/lVdPQ0B6jV

GVPL @gvpl

Join Gender Spectacular Families Support Group on the fourth Sunday of the month at the Central Branch to find supp… https://t.co/MDvyKj1W5z

VaughanPublicLibrary @vaughanpl

VPL staff visited the VMC library construction site recently and witnessed the steady progress of the new libraries… https://t.co/NGuxj5KqP6

Rachel Adelson @RachelAdelson

It's "memory month" for #CafeCuriosity readers @GuelphLibrary and so I looked into my past work covering memory and… https://t.co/wAqW5BgDux

Halifax Cinema @HalifaxCinema

SPECIAL: @FlawInTheIris caps this month's Wes Anderson series with an intro and screening of THE LIFE AQUATIC WITH… https://t.co/jC2SJo7Vfp

Lori-Ann Seward @la68ann

RT @BPL_inthecity: @ArifBarrie @cityofbarrie 😃 we have over 130 free programs this month for babies up to adults and seniors!