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Author reading: Goderich Library – 2 PM Dec 13, 2008

Author reading: Goderich Library –  2 PM Dec 13, 2008

With thanks to Marg Bushell, the Goderich Library supervisor, Rick joined participants for cookies, cold drinks and coffee. While the numbers were small, Rick was thrilled to see friends Wayne and Deb Caldwell, fellow writer Dave Scott (a playwright. Have you seen the Ballad of Stompin Tom?) and Fauxpop TV principals Randall Lobb and Mark Hussey in the audience.

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Author reading: Wingham Library – 2 PM, Jan 20, 2009

Author reading: Wingham Library –  2 PM, Jan 20, 2009

Thanks to Margaret Day of the Friends of the Library and Paula Mackie the Branch supervisor for inviting Rick to their meeting and for arranging a gorgeous sunny, winter afternoon. After reading parts of the opening chapter and a knock ‘em down fight scene, Rick fielded some excellent questions about the writing process, getting published, his next book and finding inspiration. During casual...

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Author reading: Seaforth – 7 PM, Jan 26, 2009

Author reading: Seaforth –  7 PM, Jan 26, 2009

Thanks go to Anne Dodington, Branch supervisor for organizing another lively crowd to hear Rick talk about ‘Death at the Bend.’ Participants included fellow writer Patricia MacGregor, and Leesa Bedard the recreation manager for the municipality (and life guard for Rick’s swim earlier in the day). Another surprise guest was Mrs. Scott, Dave Scott’s mother (see Goderich reading). In...

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Feb. 17, 2009. Meeting with Village of Hensall Book club

Feb. 17, 2009. Meeting with Village of Hensall Book club

Susan Windle invited a lively group to the back room at the Hensall Public Library to chat with Rick about his book, his favourite authors and his approach to writing. The event ended with informal conversation over cakes, cookies and drink. Rick was thrilled to see that many of the club members already had copies of ‘Death at the Bend.’ The group also spent some time considering how Jack...

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Grand tale just around the Bend

Grand tale just around the Bend

LONDON FREE PRESS REVIEW: Grand tale just around the Bend Joan Barfoot Special to Sun Media February 21, 2009 In this dead of winter, some outsiders may be holding warm thoughts of summertime frolics at Grand Bend. DEATH AT THE BEND by Rick Hundey (FauxPop Media, $29) But for those who actually live there, it’s a real year-round town with real year-round issues — and in the hands of Rick...

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