Join Charles Demers, Juno-nominated stand-up comedian, BC Book Prize-nominated author and co-star of two Emmy-winning Netflix animated series, for a discussion of his new mystery book series A Doctor Annick Boudreau Mystery with a reading from the second installment, "Noonday Dark". Discover the clash and charisma of a city embroiled in politics in this story full of twists and turns.
The evening begins with a cocktail reception on the Rooftop followed by a reading and Q&A session in the Georgian Room.
Learn more about the series here.
Charles Demers is an author, comedian, voice actor, and playwright. He is one of the most frequently returning stars of CBC Radio’s smash-hit comedy The Debaters, with a weekly listening audience of 750,000. His collection of essays, Vancouver Special (Arsenal Pulp Press, 2009), was shortlisted for the Hubert Evans Non-Fiction Prize. He is also the author of The Horrors (Douglas & McIntyre, 2015), Property Values (Arsenal Pulp Press, 2018) and Primary Obsessions (Douglas & McIntyre, 2020). The latter is Demers’ first book in the Doctor Annick Boudreau Mystery Series, for which he draws upon his own long-time experience with cognitive behavioural therapy. Demers lives in Vancouver, BC, with his wife and daughter.
35 per person Includes a welcome cocktail or mocktail, discussion and reading with the author. Chit service available.
By reservation. Club seating unless otherwise requested.
Register with the Concierge at 604 685 9321 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Dress Code: Cocktail Dress; Club Dress Code Applies