head shot of John Fioravanti


Waterloo, Ontario   – Author, John Fioravanti was the feature presenter in the James Brown Room at the Waterloo Public Library, Main Branch, on Saturday, March 5th. In attendance were many friends, family and others who cherish the written word! Thanks to Sandra Wright, Laura Dick, and the rest of the WPL staff!

MC Dianna Fioravanti Ashikwe

MC Dianna Fioravanti Ashikwe

Introduced by daughter, Dianna Fioravanti Ashikwe, and granddaughter Alexis, Fioravanti spoke about his fiction series, The Genesis Saga, featuring the first two books: PASSION & STRUGGLE and TREACHERY & TRIUMPH. He showed the audience the new book trailer, The Genesis Saga, created by 4 Wills Publishing in Louisiana, and read the Prologue of Treachery & Triumph.

Alexis introducing her Papa!

Alexis introducing her Papa!

As well, the author discussed his award-winning book, A PERSONAL JOURNEY TO THE HEART OF TEACHING, released in 2007 by Iceberg Publishing, and again in 2014 by Fiora Books. This presentation featured the book trailer created for A Personal Journey… by 4 Wills Publishing. 

Fioravanti taking questions

Fioravanti takes questions

Fioravanti gave his audience a sneak peak at his new non-fiction offering that is based upon his popular blog series, MY INSPIRATION, by reading an excerpt from the book. He announced that the book was scheduled for release sometime in the spring of 2016.

Signing books!

Signing books!

Desi: Friend & Book Lover

Shirley, Desi, friends & supporters!

Joe, Shirley and Pat sampling snacks!

Joe, Shirley and Pat sampling snacks!












Anne & Lexi ready at the book table!

Anne & Lexi ready at the book table!


About John Fioravanti

Author, John Fioravanti writes non-fiction as well as fiction in the sci-fi genre. He's a retired secondary school educator and a lifelong learner. He considers himself a work in progress and welcomes the opinions and insights that others may have about his work. He prizes dialogue about meaningful topics, so please leave your thoughts!


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    Natalie Ducey

    March 15, 2016 at 1:49pm

    Fantastic, John! Thrilled to read that you’re publishing a book based on your “My Inspiration” posts! High five! 🙂

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      John Fioravanti

      March 15, 2016 at 4:06pm

      Thanks, Natalie, I appreciate your visit here. I’m getting excited about my new book!

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    Shirley Harris-Slaughter

    March 14, 2016 at 1:07pm

    Congratulations John. Looks like you had a successful event.

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