Ottawa War Memorial

A Vivid & Emotional Remembrance Day

This year, the War on Terror hit uncomfortably close to home. As the Government of Canada agreed to join the United States and other allies in the aerial attacks on ISIS in Iraq and Syria, two of our soldiers, Patrice Vincent and Nathan Cirillo, were killed by two Islamic radicalized Canadians in separate incidents in […]

The Genesis Saga has Landed at Last

Fiora Books is pleased to announce the release of award-winning author, John Fioravanti’s long-awaited novel, Passion & Struggle. It is available in both ebook and paperback formats.     Published by Waterloo-based Fiora Books, Passion & Struggle, is Fioravanti’s first published work of fiction, and is Book One of THE GENESIS SAGA series. The series […]

space shot of sun rising above planet's horizon

A New Saga on the Horizon

Very soon, Fiora Books will be launching John Fioravanti’s new futuristic dramatic series, THE GENESIS SAGA, with the release of the first book, Passion & Struggle. The series is set within the science fiction universe created by Kenneth Tam in his Equations novels published by Iceberg Publishing, and is situated in time between Tam’s┬áThe Earther […]

The Don Quixote Remedy

Recently my wife and I were treated to an extraordinary performance of Man from La Mancha at the Avon Theatre in Stratford, ON. Neither of us had ever seen the production before, and we found it a highly moving experience. Dale Wasserman wrote this great musical in the 1960s about Miguel de Cervantes, one of […]