News and Events

There’s a wonderful review of Tower in the Ottawa Review of Books! “Boyle draws on her admirable poetic talent to craft the novella in a deeply lyrical style, making Tower a delight to read.

❀ October 18, 6pm, the Attic Owl Reading Series in Moncton, NB

October 21, 2 pm, Odd Sundays, 2 pm at Corked Wine Bar, 83 Regent Street, Fredericton, NB  (with Janet Barkhouse)

October 24, noon, Yarmouth Public Library, 405 Main Street, Yarmouth, NS

October 24, 7 pm, Lockeport Public Library, 35 North Street, Lockeport, NS

October 25, 7 pm, at the Writers Federation of Nova Scotia, 1113 Marginal Road, Halifax, NS (with Janet Barkhouse)

October 26, 7pm, at Lexicon Books, 125 Montague St,  Lunenberg, NS (with Janet Barkhouse)

❀ Sunday, September 23. Frances Boyle reading in Ottawa! For more information, please visit

❀ Wonderful review of Tower in the Temz Review:

Tower is truly launched! A few photographs from the event at the Manx Pub in Ottawa on June 30th…

David O’Meara, host most wonderful, introducing Frances


Frances 6 (3)
Frances reading from Tower
audience 2 (2)
Audience listening
Tower, and Flowers
Flowers to celebrate a beautiful book

❀ Frances talks to Liam Burke on CKVU’s Literary Landscapes!

❀  Frances Boyle will be launching Tower at the Manx Pub on 370 Elgin Street in Ottawa on Saturday, June 30. Stay tuned for further details!

❀  Frances has written a thoughtful guest-post on Gail Anderson-Dargatz’s blog: