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Sunday, September 22, 2019

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For the past 28 years, The Word On The Street has been renowned for the quality and diversity of its event programming. See the lineup of incredible Canadian literary talent that will appear at our 29th festival on September 23rd, 2018.  

The Water Beetles

1:00 PM - 1:30 PM

The Water Beetles

The Water Beetles is an engrossing story of adventure and survival. Based loosely on the diaries and stories of the author’s father, this mesmerizing tale captures the horror of war, through the eyes of a child, with unsettling and unerring grace.

  • Fiction

Michael Kaan

Michael Kaan was born in Winnipeg, the second child of a father from Hong Kong and a Canadian mother. The Water Beetles is his first novel.