Book signing

Global BC's Mike McCardell promoting latest collection of tales

Fans of Mike McCardell take note.

The popular television reporter and author will be bringing his whimsical sensibility – and signing pen – to Black Bond Books’ South Surrey warehouse (1-15562 24 Ave.) at 1 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 17.

McCardell will be promoting his latest collection of tales gleaned from the interesting characters he encounters on his beat; Here’s Mike: And Junkyard Granny, Whistling Bernie Smith, the Robertson Screwdriver, Pancakes and Eternal Truth (Harbour Publishing, $32.95). Partial proceeds from each sale of the book (until Feb. 29, 2012) will be donated to Variety – The Children’s Charity.