I'll be participating in this year's Montreal Read for the Cure!
Can’t wait to return to Victoria, BC on October 16, for an evening at the wonderful Bolen Books! Ami McKay makes her much-anticipated return to Bolen Books! She’s wowed us all with her incredible fiction, and now she’s back with her memoir, Daughter of Family G. In it, she explores not only her own life but the legacy of her family, the most detailed and longest cancer geneology ever studied, and how that legacy and the shadow of Lynch syndrome has affected her. This incredibly informative and touching event will be one you won’t want to miss.
I'll be at Read for the Cure, Ottawa on October 15, 2019.
I’m so excited to be part of the 2019 Fall GritLit Reading Series! Please join me at the Homewood Suites by Hilton in Hamilton on October 3, for an evening of readings and conversation about Daughter of Family G. This is a ticketed event. ($15 for the evening, or $30 for the entire Fall series.) For more information or to purchase tickets, please click the GritLit link. Ami McKay at GritLit Hope to see you there!
I’ll be reading in the auditorium of the North York Central Library as part of the TPL “eh list” series on October 2 at 7pm. Bestselling author Ami McKay appears to discuss her new book Daughter of Family G: A Memoir of Cancer Genes, Love and Fate. Weaving together family history, genetic discovery, and scenes from her life, Ami McKay tells the compelling, true-science story of her own family’s unsettling legacy of hereditary cancer. In this intimate, candid, and probing genetic memoir, McKay explores the challenges that come from carrying a mutation that not only killed many people she loved, …
I’m pleased to be teaming up with Lunenburg Bound Books for the third of my Nova Scotia Daughter of Family G events! Details TBA