Taylor Lambert

Biography

Taylor Lambert is an Alberta-based freelance journalist and the author of numerous books, including Rising: Stories of the 2013 Alberta Flood. His writing has appeared in the National Post, Calgary Herald, Alberta Views, Vice, Swerve and many other publications.

He has two new books out in 2017: Darwin's Moving, an insider's memoir of the residential moving industry and the class divides encountered by the complex character who do that difficult work; and Roots: Extracted Tales from a Century of Dentistry at the University of Alberta.

Where to find Taylor Lambert online

Website: http://tslambert.com
Twitter: @TS_Lambert
Facebook: Facebook profile

Books

Rising: Stories of the 2013 Alberta Flood
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 46,390. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America
Examining one of the largest natural disasters in Canadian history as never before—through the eyes of the people it directly affected—Taylor Lambert's literary journalism book Rising puts a human face on a catastrophe while exploring the history of Calgary and southern Alberta. One quarter of the author's proceeds benefit The Calgary Foundation's Flood Rebuilding Fund.
Leaving Moose Jaw
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 93,440. Language: Canadian English. Published: July 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
The second book by Taylor Lambert takes the reader on a wild ride across the Indian subcontinent with no plan, plenty of whisky, and a journalist's sharp eye. Spanning five months and thousands of kilometres, this is India as seen through the eyes of an itinerant, itchy-footed journalist who just wanted to get out of Moose Jaw.

Taylor Lambert's tag cloud

adventure    alberta    bow river    bowness    calgary    canada    canlit    disaster    flood    flooding    high river    highwood river    hydrology    india    journalism    prairie    saskatchewan    subcontinent    travel