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Learn more: Interviews with Margo

Nana Noonan and Maggie Mulvaney are back together, closer than ever. They even end up sharing Maggie's bedroom. Not by choice. By recommendation of Judge Adams of the Provincial Court of British Columbia, with a blessing from newly-commissioned Staff Sergeant Reems of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police Detachment in Terrace. Nana pokes her nose into a lot of business that isn't hers to poke. Draft dodgers, hippies, unhappy wives, an abusive husband and an unprecedented snowfall in November 1965 make for a long hot winter in the Pacific Northwest.


Pitching Your Story - Wed Jan 10 at Canadian Authors-Metro Vancouver

How do you balance the need to convey the essence of a story with the need to avoid bogging down in detail? Margo will show writers how to make the most of a ten-minute pitch session. read more...

TWS Community Workshops: Research for Fiction and Non-Fiction with Margo Bates

SFU The Writer's Studio Community Workshop: Research for Fiction and Non-Fiction. Location: SFU Vancouver Campus, Harbour Centre Date and Time: Sat Jan 13, 2018 from 10 am to 1 pm Cost: $30 read more...

Workshops & Speaking Engagements

Margo speaks to groups and students on a variety of topics. She's developed these workshops for authors: It's All About YOU - Marketing yourself and your work, Research - The key to writing fiction and non-fiction. What a Character! Humour Writing and Sto read more...

Book Clubs

Margo speaks to Book Clubs in person or via Skype. read more...

Review on PS Don't Tell Your Mother by Kathleen Schmitt

Anyone ... gets the real picture [of life in a small town] in this story of the petty quarrels, competitions, and surprising human tenderness that reveal the way life flows with lots of ripples in Telkwa BC. ... Fun and easy to read ... read more...

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