Events and Appearances

Dan and Nancy’s second book, St. Michael’s Residential School, will be released in Fall 2020.


Dyson and Rubenstein to Appear on Roy Green Show

From 16:34 until 16:55

At Roy Green Show


Book Signing at Indigo - Innes in Orleans, ON

Dan and Nancy signed copies of Railroad of Courage at Indigo Innes during Black History Month. They had the joy of meeting youngsters, parents and teachers who were interested in their book. One young fellow, about eleven years old, started reading the first chapter as his father waited in line to pay for it. The lad returned to our table to thank us for writing the book.


Book Signing at Chapter in Gloucester, ON

Dan signed copies of Railroad of Courage at Chapters in Gloiucester during Black History Month.


Book Signing at Calgary's Chapters Indigo

Dan signed books at Chapters Indigo in Calgary on October 9, 2018.  Dan enjoyed meeting young people and hearing about their interest in books.

From 11:30 am until 2:00 pm

At Chapters Indigo

TD Square, Calgary


Authors at the Pacific Northwest Booksellers Association Tradeshow in Tacoma, WA

At Tacoma, WA

Dan and Nancy attended the PNBA Tradeshow in Tacoma, WA on September 28 and 29, 2018.  Their book, Railroad of Courage,was selected as one of seven "Buzz Books" at the Tradeshow.  They met their publisher, Ron Hatch, for the first time during the event and enjoyed spending time with Ron and his wife, Veronica. It was interesting to talk with representatives from many independent bookstores in Canada and the US and to discuss the future of printed books.  [Photo: Dan Rubenstein, Nancy Dyson with Ronsdale Press publishers Ron and Veronica Hatch at the Hotel Murano, Tacoma, WA.]


Book Signing at Chapters Strathcona in Edmonton

Dan and Nancy signed copies of Railroad of Courage at Chapters Strathcona in Edmonton on A;pril 9, 2018.

From 2:00 pm until 6:00 pm

At Chapters Strathcona

10504 82nd Avenue, Edmonton, Alberta T6E 2A4


Ashbury College Presentation

Dan and Nancy mad a presentation at Ashbury College on February 12, 2018 to speak to Junior and Senior Assemblies as Part of Black History Week. The authors hope to make more presentations to libraries and schools in the Ottawa Area.

At Ashbury College

362 Mariposa Avenue, Ottawa, Ontario K1M 0T3


Ontario Library Super Conference in 2018

The authors were asksed to represent Ronsdale Press at the Ontario Library Super Conference in 2018.

At Toronto Convention Centre

Dan and Nancy attended  the Ontario Library Association Super Conference at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre on 1 February 2018.  There was a wonderful link between the theme of their story about the Underground Railroad and the theme of the Conference, "Fearless by Design."


Book Signing at Chapters, Gloucester

Book Signing at Chapters, Gloucester, 18 November 2017

At Chapters Gloucester

2401 City Park Drive


Railroad of Courage Book Launch - October 21, 2017

Dan and Nancy launched the sale of Railroad of Courage at Books on Beechwood in Ottawa,

From 1:00 pm until 3:00 pm

At Books on Beechwood

35 Beechwood Ave. Ottawa