What The Poets Are Doing Toronto Launch – Thursday, March 28 from 6-8

Please join us on March 28 for the Toronto launch of “What the Poets Are Doing: Canadian Poets in Conversation,” featuring readings and conversations with Linda Besner, Karen Solie, Rob Taylor, Phoebe Wang and special guests. Bring your friends! This event is free and open to the public. Books will be available for purchase. —– The Queen Books’ front entrance …

The Birds That Stay Toronto Launch – Friday, March 22 from 6-8PM

Join Ann Lambert as she launches her debut mystery novel The Birds That Stay with Second Story Press at Queen Books. The sins of the past are never forgotten, or forgiven, in this Quebec Noir set in the Laurentians and Montreal. There will be a reading, and an author signing. Refreshments will be provided. The event is free.

Sprout, Seed, Sprout! Book Launch – Saturday, March 23 from 2-4PM

Owlkids and Queen Books invite you to celebrate the launch of Sprout, Seed, Sprout! by Annika Dunklee and illustrated by Carey Sookocheff, a picture book about patience, perseverance, and plants. Head to Queen Books on March 23 from 2pm to 4pm for: – A reading with Annika – A drawing exercise with Carey – Books for sale, which Annika and …

Private Lunch and Talk with Helen Oyeyemi – Friday, March 22 at 12PM

On March 22, join us for an exclusive talk and lunch at Queen Books with the incredible Helen Oyeyemi, in celebration of her newest book, Gingerbread (Penguin Canada). Helen will do a short talk on her process in writing Gingerbread, and then we will have a delicious catered lunch at the store. Tickets include a copy of Gingerbread, lunch from Leaf & Bone, appetizers, and snacks. Buy your tickets …