Donna Morrissey Online: February 21 2024
Exciting news! Donna Morrissey, the best-selling author of the compelling novel “Pluck,” is set to shine at Literacy Unlimited’s Virtual Under the Cover Fundraiser on February 21. Get ready for an enchanting evening filled with the magic of storytelling, laughter, and the delightful charm of Newfoundland!
About Donna Morrissey
Hailing from Halifax, Donna Morrissey has penned six nationally bestselling novels, earning accolades in Canada, the U.S., and England. A Gemini nominee shortlisted for the Commonwealth Writers’ Prize, Donna’s works have been translated into various languages. Born in Newfoundland, she brings a unique blend of humour and poignant storytelling to her literary creations.
Embark on a journey through Donna Morrissey’s profoundly personal and award-winning memoir, “Pluck.” This national bestseller weaves tales of love’s restorative power, guiding Donna through mental health struggles, family tragedy, and despair to emerge as a celebrated writer. With charm and inimitable humour, Donna’s story proves that laughter and resilience can prevail even in life’s darkest moments.
About “Rage the Night” (Released August 29, 2023):
In Donna Morrissey’s latest triumph, “Rage the Night,” embark on an intimate quest with twenty-year-old Roan as he unravels the truth of his birth against the backdrop of a real-life Newfoundland tragedy from 1914. Donna’s extraordinary empathy, unique literary voice, and remarkable characters make this national bestseller a masterwork and a testament to her storytelling prowess.
About Under the Cover: Under the Cover is Literacy Unlimited’s flagship fundraiser; we’re bringing the magic to you! Join us virtually for an unforgettable evening with Donna Morrissey. Secure your spot by signing up for notifications when tickets become available. It’s your chance to connect with an author, ask questions, and contribute to a cause that transforms lives through literacy.
Supporting Literacy: Your participation in Under the Cover directly supports Literacy Unlimited’s mission to provide free adult literacy tutoring in the West Island and surrounding areas. By attending, you’re helping adults enhance their English language literacy through one-on-one tutoring and community programs for families and seniors.
Join Us for a Night of Literary Delight! Be part of a mesmerizing evening where Donna Morrissey’s literary universe comes to life! Take this chance to dive into captivating stories and contribute to a cause that champions literacy empowerment. Under the Cover is more than an event; it’s a jubilation of narratives, connections, and the profound impact of literacy. Join us for a night of enchanting literary magic.
Under the Cover is sponsored by Librairie Clio.