Gloria V. Phillips

Author of

A PILGRIM PASSING THROUGH

and A PILGRIM'S DAUGHTER 

Contributing author to the CANADIAN BEST SELLERS

"A Second Cup of HOT APPLE CIDER" anthology

and

Chicken Soup for the Soul -- Christmas in Canada


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For book inquiries,
send an email to
gloria.phillips@rogdah.com




Gloria would love to meet and chat with you.

She is always happy to personalize your purchase for you or that special person.





PAST  2014  EVENTS


Christmas is getting closer !


Look for Gloria

at the

Christmas Gift & Craft Sale


Saturday, December 6, 2014

10 am to 3 pm


She will be in the

Angus Arena

8527 County Road 10

Angus, On




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 Christmas is not far away !
Come and support this school fundraiser.

Join Gloria
at
Birchview Dunes Elementary School's

"Ladies Night Out"


Thursday, November 27, 2014

5 pm to 9 pm

in the school gym


Located at

1315 River Rd W,

Wasaga Beach, Ontario


Good reading and other gifts for everyone on your shopping list.



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Christmas shopping for you


Look for Gloria

at the

8th Annual Christmas Craft & Gift Sale


Saturday, November 15, 2014

9 am to 2 pm


Look her up at the

Park Place Club House

46 James Street

Penetanguishene, Ontario


A great opportunity to pick up some great reading

for yourself or as a Christmas or special occasion gift.



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Get a start
on your Christmas shopping
by
joining Gloria
at
Byng Public School's
3rd Annual Bazaar


Thursday, November 13, 2014

4 pm to 8 pm

in the school gym


Located at

239 William Sreet

Stayner, Ontario


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Join Gloria

at the

3rd Annual Orillia  Holiday  Craft Sale

https://www.facebook.com/orilliaholidaycraftshow


Saturday, November 8, 2014

9 am to 4 pm


held at the

ODAS Park ( Orillia Fairgrounds )

4500 Fairgrounds Road

Orillia, On 


There is FREE Parking and FREE Admission.


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Gloria

will be at the


MOM to MOM Sale

https://www.facebook.com/dundalkbelieveinyou


Saturday, November 1, 2014

10 am to 2 pm


located at the


Dundalk Wesleyan Church

Corner of Main Street & Ida Street

Dundalk, On


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Come for the fun!

Join Gloria

at

the Kingsville Migration Festival


Saturday, October 18, 2104

from 10 am to 4 pm


Look for her in the Migration Marketplace

located in the

Kingsville District High School

Main Street

Kingsville, On


The just released
Chicken Soup for the Soul - Christmas in Canada
will also be available

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Join Gloria

at

the Fall Frenzy Fair


being held at the


St. John's United Church

56 Victoria Street, East

Alliston, On  L9R 1R5

on

Saturday, September 20, 2014

10 am to 2 pm


Be sure to drop by and chat

She'll be happy to sign your personal purchase or book gift.


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Gloria will be the Guest Speaker
at the
Collingwood and District Historical Society
 

Monday, March 3, 2014
7:00 pm

at the Leisure Time Club
 100 Minnesota St.
Collingwood, ON

http://www.historicallyspeakingcdhs.ca/index.html

TOPIC: 
THE BRITSH HOME CHILDREN
(BARNARDO'S KIDS)
 
with a focus on Collingwood area "Home Children.

"Their lives, their history and your possible roots.

Gloria's Historical Fiction Novel
A PILGRIM PASSING THROUGH
-- A 2009 National Finalist --
based on a true family history
chronicling the life of a Home Child
and its sequel will be available.

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PAST  2013  EVENTS


 

Gloria is the Guest Speaker

at the

Bruce Grey Ontario Genealogy Society meeting

http://brucegrey.ogs.on.ca/

Tuesday, August 27, 2012

 at 7:30pm

Frank Street Baptist Church

Wiarton, Ontario

Join her for an informative evening

about British Home Children


Gloria's books
including
A PILGRIM PASSING THROUGH
which chronicles the life of a Home Child
will be available to purchase.

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Join Gloria

at the George Green Memorial Event

being held at the

Owen Sound & North Grey Union Public Library, Owen Sound

on Saturday, June  15, 2013

1 – 4 pm

sponsored by the Library

http://www.olco.canlib.ca/client/owensound/

&

The British Home Children Advocacy  and Research Association.

http://britishhomechildrenadvocacy.weebly.com/index.html

 

This event, in remembrance of his life,

will start with the dedication of a memorial stone

in the Big Bay Cemetery in the morning

followed by a presentation at the Library at 1:00 pm.

 

Those presenting will be authors Gloria Phillips, Sandra

Joyce and Lori Oschefski founder of the British Home

Children Advocacy & Research Association.

 

Artifacts will be on display, as well as

the Ontario and Alberta British Home Child Memorial Quilts.

Books will be available for sale and autographing.

 

Come and find out about a piece of untold Canadian History

that could be part of your own past.


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Join Gloria

May 11, 2013

1 – 4:30 pm

at

The Orillia Public Library

36 Mississaga Street, West

Orillia

705 – 325 – 2338

http://www.orilliapubliclibrary.ca/en/

 

This presentation by the

British Home Children Advocacy & Research Association

http://britishhomechildrenadvocacy.weebly.com/index.html

Features

authors Sandra Joyce & Gloria V. Phillips,

also the founder of the BHCA&RA, Lori Oschefski

and Global Moderator of the Rootschat site, Karen Mahoney.

Special guest speaker, photographer John Reeves will also be there.

 

From May 1 to 31, 2013

the memory of  the British Home Children

lives on

as the library features

the BHCA&RA Display of artifacts

and

the Ontario and Alberta Memorial Quilts

 

Gloria speaks

Thursday, May 16, 2013

2 pm

at the meeting of the Genealogy Club at the library.

This meeting is open to the public.

 

Over 4 million Canadians descend from a British Home Child


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Come for the fun!

Saturday, April 20, 2013

at the

48th Annual

Elmvale Maple Syrup Festival

8:30 am to 4:30 pm

http://www.elmvalemaplesyrup.ca/

 

LOOK for Gloria IN THE ARENA



Her Historical Fiction books

“A Pilgrim Passing Through”

The story of a British Home Child

and it’s sequel

“A Pilgrim’s Daughter” will be available.

Also

The Canadian National Best Seller

“A Second Cup of HOT APPLE CIDER”

http://hotapplecider.ca/a-second-cup

in which she is one of the featured authors

will be available.

 

Come say hello.

Chat about Home Children.

Enjoy the festivities of the day!


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 PAST  2012  EVENTS


Join Gloria at
The HOME CHILD EVENT
at the
Minden Community Centre,
55 Parkside Avenue,
Minden, Ont. K0M 2K0


Saturday, May 26, 2012
10 am to 4 pm
Admission $5

14 foot Ottawa Archives Display, presentations and more!
British Home Child descendants will share their stories & photos.

Authors Kenneth Bagnell,
Gail Corbett, Sandra Joyce,
Marj Kohli, Gloria V.  Phillips share their BHC stories.
Author readings
  Books available and launch of 
"The British Home Child Anthology 2012".

 Ivy Sucee of Hazelbrae-Barnardo Home Memorial Group
 and
John Sayers of the
British Isles Family History Society of Greater Ottawa

All share their tips and resources on researching your British Home Child connections
.

See the 2010 Year of the British Home Child Canada Memorial Quilt
.

For information email  irondalehistory@gmail.com
call 705 - 457 - 8438
or 705 - 286 - 3588 evenings
www.irondaleontario.ca


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Look for Gloria at
The Wasaga Beach Public Library
120 Glenwood Drive
Wasaga Beach, Ontario
705 - 429 - 5481
http://www.wasagabeach.library.on.ca
Experience  first hand the journey authors take on their way to publication

She will be there for an author event
with fellow author William Efford (In From the Rain)
Saturday April 14, 2012
from 2-4 p.m.
Gloria would love to say hello to you.

Reading from her latest novel  “A Pilgrim’s Daughter”
the sequel to
her Canadian National Finalist novel “A Pilgrim Passing Through,”
and the new “A Second Cup of HOT APPLE CIDER”
http://hotapplecider.ca/a-second-cup
in which she is a contributing author
will also be there.

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February is Heritage Month

Gloria will be the Guest Speaker
at the
Collingwood and District Historical Society
 

February 6, 2012
7:00 pm

at the Leisure Time Club
 100 Minnesota St.
Collingwood, ON

http://www.historicallyspeakingcdhs.ca/index.html

TOPIC: 
THE BRITSH HOME CHILDREN
(BARNARDO'S KIDS)
 
Their lives, their history and your possible roots.

Gloria's Historical Fiction Novel
A PILGRIM PASSING THROUGH
-- A 2009 National Finalist --
based on a true family history
chronicling the life of a Home Child
will be available.

along with her latest historical sequel
A PILGRIM'S DAUGHTER
and
A SECOND CUP OF HOT APPLE CIDER
an all Canadian anthology
in which Gloria is a contributing author.

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PAST 2011  EVENTS

 Check for Gloria
Saturday, September 10, 2011
10:30 am to 6 pm
at the
AUTHOR'S MARKETPLACE

located at
Trinity United Church
in the Hunter Hall
140 Maple Street
Collingwood, ON

during
WORD STOCK
COLLINGWOOD
September 09 - 10, 2011

All are welcome
Check for the program at 
http://wordstock.ca

Watch for her Canadian National Finalist
historical fiction novel “A Pilgrim Passing Through” ,
its’ sequel - her latest novel  “A Pilgrim’s Daughter”
and the new “A Second Cup of HOT APPLE CIDER”
http://hotapplecider.ca/a-second-cup
in which she is a contributing author.

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Join Gloria at the Family Camp in Stayner, Ontario
It happens Friday July 22 until Sunday August 7, 2011
All are welcome
Check for the program at 
http://www.evergreencm.org/family-camps-stayner


Gloria will be here
Wednesday, August 3, 2011
6 to 9 pm
at the
Stayner Bible Conference Grounds
240 Scott St.
Stayner, ON L0M 1S0
Toll Free: 1-800-430-3406

Phone: 705-428-3504

Watch for Gloria again in the Tabernacle
with her Canadian National Finalist novel “A Pilgrim Passing Through” ,
its’ sequel - her latest novel  “A Pilgrim’s Daughter”
and the new “A Second Cup of HOT APPLE CIDER”
http://hotapplecider.ca/a-second-cup
in which she is a contributing author.

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Look for Gloria
during the
Golden Getaway Seniors Week
June 6 to 10, 2011
with speaker Rev. David Illman
Concert June 8 with The Mudde Family

You'll find her
Tuesday, June 7, 2011
6 to 9 pm
at the
Stayner Bible Conference Grounds
240 Scott St.
Stayner, ON L0M 1S0
Toll Free: 1-800-430-3406

Phone: 705-428-3504
http://www.evergreencm.org/family-camps-stayner

Gloria will be in the Tabernacle
with “A Pilgrim Passing Through” ,
its’ sequel - her latest novel  “A Pilgrim’s Daughter”
and the new “A Second Cup of HOT APPLE CIDER”
http://hotapplecider.ca/a-second-cup
in which she is a contributing author.

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Saturday, April 16, 2011

at the
Annual Elmvale Maple Syrup Festival
8:30 am to 4:30 pm
http://www.elmvalemaplesyrup.ca/welcome.html

LOOK for Gloria IN THE ARENA

Her newly released novel
“A Pilgrim’s Daughter” will be available.

Also, she
is a contributing author for
“A Second Cup of HOT APPLE CIDER”
http://hotapplecider.ca/a-second-cup
Take this opportunity to get your pre book-launch copy.

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Look for Gloria
at the
Easter Farmers’ Market

Station on the Green
10 Caroline Street East
Creemore, Ontario

Saturday, April 23, 2011
8:30 am to 1 pm

“A Pilgrim's Daughter”
Gloria's newest release  and
"A Pilgrim Passing Through" will be available.


Here is another great opportunity
to get your pre-book launch copy
of “A Second Cup of HOT APPLE CIDER”
in which Gloria is a contributing author.
http://hotapplecider.ca/a-second-cup

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" A Pilgrim's Daughter"
Gloria's newest release
and
“A Second Cup of HOT APPLE CIDER”

National Book Launch

Saturday, April 30, 2011
Book signing from 2 to 4 pm

at
Roxanne’s  Reflections Book & Card Shop
152 St Andrew Street West
Fergus, Ontario N1M 1N5
(519) 843-4391

Meet and greet with Gloria
also as a contributing author to
“A Second Cup of HOT APPLE CIDER”
http://hotapplecider.ca/a-second-cup

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Listen for an interview
with Gloria

Wednesday, May 4, 2011
following the 9 am news


on
The Peak FM   95.1 FM
with
John Nichols - Aboard the Morning Flight
on the CHATS program


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" A Pilgrim's Daughter"
Gloria's newest release
and
“A Second Cup of HOT APPLE CIDER”
National Book Launch
 

Friday, May 6, 2011
1 to 4 pm

at
 Christian Books & Gifts
4 Cedar Pointe Drive, Unit E1
Barrie, Ontario  L4N 5R7
(705) 730-6966
http://www.christiangiftsandbooks.ca

Come and meet Gloria
also as a contributing author to
“A Second Cup of HOT APPLE CIDER”
http://hotapplecider.ca/a-second-cup


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Join Gloria
Saturday, May 7, 2011
as the
Church Library Association of Ontario
presents The Annual Spring Conference
at St. Paul's United Church
Orillia, Ontario
with host Carly Wortman

for registration information
http://www.churchlibraries.ca

 Gloria will be at
The Word Guild display table
http://www.thewordguild.com
with Information about The Word Guild.
Books to purchase by Canadian authors will be available.

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HOME TOWN BOOK LAUNCH


Thursday, May 12, 2011

6 to 8 pm

in the

Community Room


at the

Collingwood Public Library

55 Saint Marie Street

Collingwood, Ontario

705-445-1571

http://www.collingwoodpubliclibrary.ca/


Meet and greet with Gloria

as she reads from her new release

 “A Pilgrim's Daughter” and

shares from “A Second Cup of HOT APPLE CIDER”

in which she is a contributing author.

Refreshments will be served

Door Prize

 

$3 from every book sold will be donated to the Canadian Cancer Society

http://www.cancer.ca/


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Thursday, May 19, 2011

7:00 p.m.

Join Gloria as speaks to the ladies

at the

Stayner Evangelical Missionary Church

202 Ontario Street
Stayner, Ontario
L0M 1S0

705 428 3741


ALL ARE WELCOME

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Saturday, May 28, 2011
at the
Stayner Brethren In Christ Church
1152 Con. 6th Line North
Stayner, Ontario

Join Gloria at this
Special Ladies Day Apart
“LORD CHANGE ME”
with speaker
Melinda Estabrooks-Williams
Co-host of 100 Huntley Street

for Registration information
contact
Muriel McPherson
1 – 705 – 445 – 9678

Gloria will be available at the onsite book store
with “A Pilgrim Passing Through” ,
its’ sequel - her latest novel  “A Pilgrim’s Daughter”
and the new “A Second Cup of HOT APPLE CIDER”
http://hotapplecider.ca/a-second-cup
in which she is a contributing author

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For book inquiries,

send email to 

gloria.phillips@rogdah.com

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For a sneak peek inside
"A Pilgrim Passing Through "
and reader reviews
 

click here


For a peek
at the sequel
“A Pilgrim’s Daughter”

click here



 

 A MESSAGE FROM GLORIA

I wish to thank you for your  support and encouragement.  Please send your reviews and comments.... I really would love to hear from you.

I hope you that you will come out to the events I have  scheduled from time to time.  I'd love to meet you.  

Gloria