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One Good Reason with Séan McCann and Andrea Aragon

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The event scheduled to occur on Friday, October 2 at 7:30 pm has been rescheduled for Saturday, October 10 at 12:00 pm. Our apologies for any inconvenience; if you are unable to attend this event at the rescheduled time, all live events will be posted on OPL’s Facebook page, as well as on OPL's Youtube channel after being closed captioned. The recording will also be available on Ottawa International Writers Festival's past events page. Thank you for your understanding.

Join us for the long-delayed Ottawa launch for One Good Reason, hosted by Mark Sutcliffe!

In this deeply personal memoir, co-written with wife Andrea Aragon, singer-songwriter and renowned mental health, addiction, and recovery advocate Séan McCann leaves no stone unturned. McCann and Aragon offer readers a love story, a memoir of addiction and recovery, of young love and a strained marriage, of reaching international fame and rock bottom. But most of all, an honest, raw, and inspiring tribute to embracing that we are all worth saving.

Presented in partnership with the Ottawa International Writer’s Festival, and Library and Archives Canada.

You can attend via Zoom (please register to receive the link) or by Facebook Live.

We encourage our audiences to read widely, and shop (or borrow) locally. Please click here to see the author's works in the OPL catalogue. A limited number of signed books are available from our friends at Perfect Books.