Book Launch Tue, Nov 2

Come join us for a book launch for “Sick Joke:  Cancer, Japan & Back Again” a memoir by author Glenn Deir.

The launch will be held at The Ship Inn at 265 Duckworth St. St. John’s, NL. The author will be present to read from this book and also to sign purchased copies!

Sick Joke is one quirky travelogue. Glenn Deir spent two years happily stumbling through the conundrums of Japanese culture. Then he got tonsil cancer and less happily stumbled through the conundrums of medical culture. Sick Joke is a tale of two journeys told simultaneously that will make you laugh out loud.

Glenn Deir is a Provincial Affairs reporter with CBC television in St. John’s, Newfoundland. He’s a passionate world traveler, and has never turned down any food he’s been offered. Once a year he’s transformed into a person he doesn’t recognize and becomes a hunter of caribou or moose. Sick Joke is his first book.

Glenn Deir signing copies of "Sick Joke"


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