When Women Write
May
29
7:30 PM19:30

When Women Write

  • Brigantine Room, Harbourfront Centre (map)
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Four diverse Canadian authors — Loren EdizelSusan GlickmanC. Fong Hsiung and Tehmina Khan — whose latest novels involve powerful female characters struggling with oppression in the world around them discuss what it means to be a “woman writer.”

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Book Launch: THE FARM, Joanne Ramos
May
29
6:30 PM18:30

Book Launch: THE FARM, Joanne Ramos

Another Story Bookshop and Doubleday Canada are hosting the Canada launch of THE FARM by Joanne Ramos!

This event features Joanne Ramos in conversation with Lisa Valencia-Svensson, along with a celebration of the newly re-issued Penguin Classic "America Is In The Heart" by Carlos Bulosan.

WHERE: Another Story Bookshop, 315 Roncesvalles Avenue

WHEN: May 29, 6:30PM

PRICE: Free!

For more information, visit the Facebook event

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Indie Bookstore Day!
Apr
27
9:30 AM09:30

Indie Bookstore Day!

Queen Books is celebrating Independent Bookstore Day with all day events including a sidewalk sale (weather permitting), some amazing Toronto-based authors as guest booksellers, story times with children’s authors and illustrators, crafts, and giveaways!

Author Schedule:

9:30AM – Mireille Messier for bookselling & Bilingual (French & English) storytime, author of The Branch/Ma branche prefereeÀ qui le coco?, and many more.

10:00AM – Susan Hughes for bookselling & storytime, author of Walking in the City with Jane and What Happens Next

10:30AM – Hilary Leung for bookselling & storytimeauthor of Will Bear Share?, Will Sheep Sleep?, Will Ladybug Hug?Will Giraffe Laugh?, and Stego-cumulus

11:00AM – Barbara Reid for bookselling & storytime, author of many children’s books including The Party, The Subway MousePicture a Tree and Welcome Baby. 

12:00PM – Claudia Dey,  author of Heartbreaker & Stunt

1:00PM – Anne T. Donahue, author of Nobody Cares

2:00PM – Holly Hatam for bookselling & storytime, author of Unicorns are Real & Dragons are Real & Naben Ruthnum, author of Curry and Find You in the Dark

3:00PM – Michelle Kadarusman for bookselling & storytime, author of Theory of Hummingbirds, and Sarah Hampson for bookselling and storytime, author of Dr. Coo and the Pigeon Protest

4:00PM  – Vikki VanSickle, author of If I Had A Gryphon

4:30PM – Naomi M. Moyer, author of Black Women Who Dared 

5:00PM – Danielle Young-Ullman, author of Everything Beautiful is Not Ruined

and more TBA!

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Book Launch: Chance Encounters with Wild Animals by Monica Kidd (Poetry)
Apr
3
6:00 PM18:00

Book Launch: Chance Encounters with Wild Animals by Monica Kidd (Poetry)

Join Ben McNally books for a literary evening, featuring the launch of Monica Kidd‘s new poetry collection, Chance Encounters with Wild Animals. Monica will be joined by poets Amanda Leduc, James Lindsay, and Shane Neilson, all of whom will be reading from their own collections. the event will conclude with a book signing.

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Discover The Art of Book Making at Toronto Reference Library
Apr
3
2:00 PM14:00

Discover The Art of Book Making at Toronto Reference Library

Discover a selection of handmade books from the Toronto Reference Library's Private Press and Fine Printing Collection. These items showcase the art of book making through some unusual examples, demonstrating handmade papers and bindings, painted covers, hand-set type, and beautiful linocut and plate-printed illustrations.

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