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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Cathy Marie Buchanan @CathyMBuchanan

RT @TerryFallis: Let's go CanLit lovers. Be a Page Turner! RT @BookmarkCanada: April 5: Terry Fallis is a Page Turner. Are You? http:// ...

NWPL @NWPLibrary

Candice James #NewWest Poet Laureate, poet Penn Kemp, poet/author Manolis reading Mon Apr8 6:30pm pre-register #canlit #NationalPoetryMonth

Cathy Marie Buchanan @CathyMBuchanan

RT @BookmarkCanada: #PageTurner Marlene Toews Janzen wins @CathyMBuchanan's #ThePaintedGirls. #CanLit with a side of #Parisinthespring T ...

Bookmark Canada @BookmarkCanada

#PageTurner Marlene Toews Janzen wins @CathyMBuchanan's #ThePaintedGirls. #CanLit with a side of #Parisinthespring Thx Marlene & Cathy.

Bookmark Canada @BookmarkCanada

#PageTurner Susan Mary Smith wins a copy of @andrewpyper's #TheDemonologist. Thanks Susan. Thanks Andrew! #CanLit #coolswag

Barbara McVeigh @barbaramcveigh

#fridayreads THE BEAUTIFUL MYSTERY by Louise Penny #canlit #weekendreads

Brick Books @BrickBooks

RT @PoetTanis: #todayspoem #canlit D. Waltner-Toews: a silent, solemn, wire-haired choir,/ along the coulee's moonlit rim,/ awaiting the ...

Brick Books @BrickBooks

RT @PoetTanis: #todayspoem #canlit is an excerpt from David Waltner-Toews' "Coyotes at Eyebrow Lake, Saskatchewan."

Jason Christie @meesterchristie

Retreat or retweet? That is the question! #canlit

Nancy Forde @mapleeyephoto

My talented writer pal, #TamasDobozy, reviewed by the @nytimes: http://t.co/M6HL3Hcrpl If u haven't yet read it yet, grab a copy now #canlit

Jason Christie @meesterchristie

@francoisluong @hibbsangela Nature says: sploosh! #archer #canlit

Angela Hibbs @hibbsangela

@francoisluong we blew u out of the water. A great lake, of course. #canlit

Writers' Trust @writerstrust

2012 Rogers WT Fiction Prize winner Tamas Dobozy's Siege 13 is this wk's Sunday Book Review: http://t.co/sYAXwG7JgW @nytimesbooks #canlit

Steven Buechler @stevenbuechler

Ghosts of Budapest (NY Times review of ‘Siege 13,’ by Tamas Dobozy) http://t.co/61keuesmZK #canlit

Tanis MacDonald @PoetTanis

#todayspoem #canlit is an excerpt from David Waltner-Toews' "Coyotes at Eyebrow Lake, Saskatchewan."

The Mackinac @TheMackinac

@CANArtsConnect There's a new CanAm poetry mag on the scene! Check out our poets here:http://t.co/L8zsGdcXtP #canlit #amlit #poetry #mag

Tanis MacDonald @PoetTanis

#todayspoem #canlit D. Waltner-Toews: a silent, solemn, wire-haired choir,/ along the coulee's moonlit rim,/ awaiting the conductor's whim

Jason Christie @meesterchristie

Oh, get stuffed. - young taxidermist appreciating her craft. #canlit

Nathaniel G. Moore @NathanielGMoore

@meesterchristie use panteen and eat some oreos #canlit

Jason Christie @meesterchristie

Disclaimer: I'm in a very silly mood today. #canlit

SKS Music London @SKSMusicUK

RT @thenfb: Enjoy our #animation based on a Stephen Leacock story: http://t.co/FUryYAG724 #canlit

Jason Christie @meesterchristie

I'm just shooting half-cooked spaghetti from this new canon I founded. #canlit

Jason Christie @meesterchristie

Poetry, like other avenues to self-importance, is very precious. #canlit

National Film Board @thenfb

Enjoy our #animation based on a Stephen Leacock story: http://t.co/FUryYAG724 #canlit

Jason Christie @meesterchristie

@DeVryUniv should offer a course on becoming a poet. #canlit

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Jane Adey @janeaadey

RT @CBCNL: Join Sharon Bala, author of The Boat People, for a free reading and talk tomorrow night at the Association For New Canadians tra…

Medicine Hat Library @MHPublicLibrary

@my96fm @KimJohnston Thanks for supporting the Library by talking about our programs on-air, Kim!

Medicine Hat Library @MHPublicLibrary

RT @JustDocsMH: Our next presentation is February 26 at the #medhat Public Library @MHPublicLibrary #MHPL https://t.co/r7psDfrVl4

Juliane Okot Bitek @jobitek

RT @VPL: A delightful list of black writers to read all year round by @RoomMagazine: https://t.co/7TJqCIAd99 https://t.co/U09v0tNmUL

Diane Jansen @DiJan

@MarkSakamoto1 any idea who wrote in a correction in my @torontolibrary copy of Forgiveness? #CanadaReads https://t.co/LJO0fuvLtr

Cori Cuthbertson @coricut

Amazing book and so deserving g to win, I wept many times reading. Proud of you Mark Sakamoto, glad you are my frie… https://t.co/MlETXOB424

CBC NL @CBCNL

Join Sharon Bala, author of The Boat People, for a free reading and talk tomorrow night at the Association For New… https://t.co/X8LowE2wFQ

Coquitlam Retweeter @CoquitlamRT

RT @CoqLibrary: #Contest As part of our 28 days of #Kindness we'd like to hear about acts of kindness that you have witnessed! Share thos…

Julia Johnston @jjohnston212

Nothing has ever had me contemplating life’s purpose like Fifteen Dogs. Wow. What an unexpected variety of emotions #CanadaReads

Marie Belanger @MsMarieB

#libraries r 4 EVERYONE.. Defend Inclusion, defend acceptance. Always affirm; you do not know what Creator has in s… https://t.co/KPoF7ndTSl