August 19, 2017 - 11:00am - Queen Books, 914 Queen E, Toronto
Scavenger Hunt with author Angela Misri
A scavenger hunt for kids that will take them through some of the best mystery books for kids, lead by author Angela Misri. Prizes for the quickest clue hunters. A free, kid-friendly event.More information ...
August 19, 2017 - 2:00pm - The Power Plant, 231 Queens Quay W
Outside InA writing workshop tied to Ydessa Hendeles' exhibition The Milliners' Daughter
Anyone can be welcomed in some circles and turned away from others. Everything from the way we look, to our friends, family, and beliefs can affect our perceptions of self and the roles we are expected ...
August 21, 2017 - 6:00pm - 1184 Bloor St West, Toronto
Launch for The Dead Husband Project by Sarah Meehan-Sirk
Please join Penguin Random House at Burdock to celebrate the launch of The Dead Husband Project, an exquisite collection of short stories by Sarah Meehan-Sirk.“A bold writer and these stories are seeking, ...
August 24, 2017 - 6:00pm - Six Nations Public Library, 1679 Chiefswood Rd, Ohsweken, ON N0A 1M0
Getting Published in CanadaPresented by the Ontario Book Publishers Organization and the Festival of Literary Diversity in partnership with the Six Nations Public Library
What does it take to have your book published in Canada? Meet three Canadian publishers: Renee K. Abram of Kegedonce Press, Naseem Hrab of Kids Can Press, and Hazel Millar of BookThug, and learn what ...
August 24, 2017 - 7:30pm - Terrace on the Canal, 191 Colonel By Drive, Ottawa, ON
See What Flowers Ottawa Book LaunchA début novel by Shannon Mullen
Ottawa Book Launch for Shannon Mullen's début novel, See What Flowers, a contemporary fiction about love & mental illness.The event will feature acoustic performance by Ottawa-based band The Bristol ...
August 26, 2017 - 11:00am - Toronto, ON
The Reading Line Book Ride: Don River EditionFeaturing An Enduring Wilderness: Toronto's Natural Parklands, with photography by Robert Burley
The Reading Line
Bicycle tour; 3rd stop at 1:00 PM is the exhibit featuring photography from An Enduring Wilderness.Free; tickets at https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/the-reading-line-presents-book-ride-2017-tickets-35850043445http://thereadingline.ca/don-river-edition/ ...
August 26, 2017 - 1:00pm - Scarborough Arts, Harrison Properties, 1859 Kingston Road, Scarborough
What's Your Story? - ScarboroughA Celebration of Reading and Writing in Scarborough
Hosted by author, artist educator and spoken word artist Sheniz Janmohamed.Readings By Contest WinnersFeaturing:Established, award-winning playwright and novelist Cordelia Strube and emerging Scarborough ...
August 27, 2017 - 4:00pm - High Park Area #26, High Park Boulevard Toronto, ON M6R 2Z3
Canada 150 Authors' Symposium in High ParkToronto Arts in the Parks - with George Elliot Clarke, Melanie Mah, Kevin Hardcastle, and more...
Toronto Arts in the Parks and the Swansea Historical Society will present a Sesquicentennial Authors' Symposium in High Park in honour of Canada's 150th Birthday, featuring a selection of distinguished ...
August 29, 2017 - 6:30pm - St. Stephen in-the-Fields Church
Shab-e She'r (Poetry Night) LIVToronto's most diverse poetry & open mic series
Shab-e She’r (Poetry Night) LIV Toronto’s most diverse poetry reading and open mic series Featured poets: Puneet Dutt & Justin Lauzon Host: Bänoo Zan Time: Tuesday, August 29, 2017 Place: Church ...
September 09, 2017 - 7:30pm - Uxbridge Music Hall, 16 Main St S, Uxbridge, ON L9P 1H1
Up Close and Personal with Mary WalshBlue Heron Books in conjunction with Celebration of the Arts
Mary Walsh, creator and co-star of This Hour Has 22 Minutes, interviewed by Leacock award-winning novelist Terry Fallis and sharing her new novel Crying for the Moon. Tickets $35 (include $2 Music Hall ...