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7:00 pm

Ami McKay Discussion and Q&A

October 2 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North York Central Library, 5120 Yonge Street
North York, ON Canada
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Bestselling author Ami McKay discusses her new book, Daughter of Family G: A Memoir of Cancer Genes, Love and Fate, with award-winning Canadian science journalist, Alanna Mitchell. McKay weaves together family history, genetic discovery, and scenes from her life to tell the true-science story of her own family's unsettling legacy of hereditary cancer. In this memoir, McKay explores the challenges that come from carrying a mutation that not only killed many people she loved, but that threatens her own life. Q&A and book signing to follow.

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