Robert J. Sawyer

Hugo and Nebula Award-Winning Science Fiction Writer

Come see me on book tour!

by Rob - April 18th, 2024.
Filed under: Uncategorized.

My 25th novel, The Downloaded, is now available for pre-order in both print and ebook editions, and I’ll be touring across Canada starting next month to promote its release.

Here are my May 2024 book-launch events: all are free and open to everyone, and books will be for sale (or bring your own copies and get them signed):

  • Calgary Public Library Central Branch
    800 3rd Street SE, Calgary Alberta
    Tuesday, May 7, 2024, at 6:00 p.m.
    Please register in advance here
  • Audreys Books
    10702 Jasper Avenue, Edmonton, Alberta
    Wednesday, May 8, 2024, at 7:00 p.m.
    More info
  • Hirut Cafe and Restaurant
    2050 Danforth Avenue, Toronto, Ontario
    Saturday, May 11, 2024, 2:00 to 5:00 p.m.
    More about the venue
  • Kitchener Public Library Central Branch
    85 Queen Street North, Kitchener, Ontario
    Monday, May 13, 2024, 7:00 p.m.
    Get your free tickets here
  • Word on the Lake Writers’ Festival
    Shuswap, British Columbia
    17-19 May 2024
    More info
  • McNally Robinson Grant Park
    1120 Grant Avenue, Winnipeg, Manitoba
    Tuesday, May 21, 2024, 7:00 p.m.
    More info

Later this year, I’ll be doing events in:

  • Brampton, Ontario
  • River John, Nova Scotia
  • Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan
  • Calgary
  • Atlanta
  • Eden Mills, Ontario
  • Brookings, South Dakota
  • Toronto
  • Niagara Falls, New York
  • Ottawa

All the details are here:

Pre-ordering The Downloaded

The Downloaded comes out on Tuesday, May 7, but you can pre-order both the print and ebook editions now (and it helps me a lot if you do pre-order!):


Amazon Kindle:


Nook (Barnes & Noble US):

And other ebook vendors worldwide!


Autographed copies directly from me!

My book-tour partners (plus Bakka, the store I used to work at):

Print edition from Amazon:

Print edition from Barnes & Noble (US):

Print edition from Indigo and Chapters (Canada):

Or ask your local bookstore to order The Downloaded by Robert J. Sawyer; the ISBN is 978-1-989398-99-9.

Thanks, everyone!

2 Responses to Come see me on book tour!

  1. LOL. “Later this year”, River John, but not Halifax??? Vacation property?

  2. Nope! I’m a featured author at the Read by the Sea literary festival in River John, Nova Scotia, July 4-6, 2024:

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