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Vanessa Farnsworth


The Lyme Report, a bi-monthly subscription email newsletter focussing on tick and tick-borne illness research in Canada, launches on June 15, 2019. Read more here.


review49th Shelf - 8 Short Story Collections to Put on Your Summer Reading List

reviewSaskBooks - "The Things She’ll Be Leaving Behind, a collection of short stories written by Vanessa Farnsworth and published by Thistledown Press, is a riveting adventure of both the zany and the ordinary shown through the lens of interesting and realistic female protagonists."

reviewQuill & Quire - "Though Farnsworth’s stories aren’t always the most accessible, they remind us that the purpose of fiction is not always to entertain but occasionally to confound expectations, provoke discomfort, or probe the various folds of the unknown."


Please bookmark this page or check back frequently. New events will be added for 2019 as they are confirmed. Mostly readings. Mostly at libraries. And mostly in BC.