is a celebrated and award-winning Canadian author and speaker whose books are often seen on  ‘best-of’ lists each year.

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Thursday March 21, 7pm Caversham Books Toronto


September, 2024 (USA)
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52 Weeks to a Sweeter Life

A practical guide to self- and community care, written for helpers—the caregivers, activists, community leaders, mental health and medical professionals who are the first to help others, but the last to seek help themselves.

~Published by Douglas & McIntyre

Farzana Doctor

Farzana has written four critically acclaimed novels (Stealing Nasreen, Six Metres of PavementAll Inclusive, and Seven), a poetry collection (You Still Look The Same) and in 2024, she will be releasing two more books,  a self-care workbook for helpers and activists (52 Weeks To A Sweeter Life, Douglas & McIntyre, spring 2024) and a YA novel (The Beauty of Us, ECW, Fall 2024).


Trans women in Canada are under attack - the movement that began with gender diverse and trans children is now expanding to target the rights of trans adults. I call on all those who believe in justice and dignity for all to push back and take a stand for what is right.

When we say Free Palestine, that’s what we mean. Those on the right side of history don’t need to obscure their message to get support. These stickers are sickening take them down wherever you see them #NotInOurName #Gaza

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