Women's Voices Book Club with Bianca Marais

Thursday, October 24, 2019 - 6:00pm

This event is a virtual Meet-and-Greet. RSVP today!

Enjoy this complimentary event with discounts in the cafe. A book discussion lead by top bookseller Karin Barker begins at 6pm, followed by a 30 minute skype session with Bianca to discuss her new book "If You Want to Make God Laugh!" 

From the author of the beloved "Hum if You Don't Know the Words" comes a rich, unforgettable story of three unique women in post-Apartheid South Africa who are brought together in their darkest time, and discover the ways that love can transcend the strictest of boundaries.

Bianca Marais is the author of Hum If You Don't Know the Words and If You Want to Make God Laugh. She holds a certificate in creative writing from the University of Toronto's School of Continuing Studies, where she now teaches creative writing. Before turning to writing, she started a corporate training company and volunteered with Cotlands, where she assisted care workers in Soweto​with providing aid for HIV/AIDS orphans. Originally from South Africa, she now resides in Toronto with her husband.

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If You Want to Make God Laugh Cover Image
ISBN: 9780735219311
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons - July 16th, 2019

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Hum If You Don't Know the Words Cover Image
ISBN: 9780399575082
Availability: Not Currently On The Shelf, But We Can Ship It To You In 3-5 Days
Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons - March 6th, 2018