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Paying Respect

I am currently back in Waterloo. The reason for my visit isn’t a happy one –– Arthur Stephen, the person who brought me to this city and Wilfrid Laurier University in 1999 –– died suddenly last week. Boss, mentor and ultimately a fast friend, he is gone from us too suddenly and too soon, and […]

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Drinking With Mike Strong

The origin of the question “What would Mike Strong do?” is a story in itself, but as the release of Dragons approaches, it’s more important that we consider the question: “What does Mike Strong do?” Of course, the venerable Colour Sergeant has a reputation. For instance, his actual rank is just ‘Sergeant’ because he was […]

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Excerpt from Grand Banks

We’re less than two weeks away from the release of Grand Banks, the second novella for the Champions of 1941, and in anticipation of the release, an excerpt is now online. Visit the page for Grand Banks to get a preview of how Alex is coping with the events of Firebox –– and to find […]

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Tam to Appear as Guest Author at Toronto Trek

Attendance at Canada’s largest science fiction convention as an author guest, and book events at five Chapters stores will mark the release of Waterloo author Kenneth Tam’s second novel, The Alien Equation, in July. Nineteen-year-old Tam, who released his first novel, The Human Equation, this past October at a book launch at his former high […]

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Southwestern Ontario Tour Wraps Up

Kenneth Tam’s tour of Chapters stores in Southwestern Ontario wrapped up on Saturday with a successful visit to Chapters South London. Following the same pattern as the visits to Ancaster and Guelph earlier in May, yesterday’s event met with interest from both young adult and adult readers, and drew discussions of subjects ranging from Science […]

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