Murderino Book Club on June 21 at 7!

We’re starting our own Murderino Book Club at Queen Books this summer! Faciliated by our very own cherished bookseller, Rachel! For the first meeting, we’ll be discussing “Without Pity: Ann Rule’s Most Dangerous Killers ” by Ann Rule! In every case file of “Without Pity”, Ann Rule deepens her unrelenting exploration of the evil that lies behind the perfect facades …

The Life Lucy Knew Launch with Karma Brown on June 19 at 6!

Join us for the launch of “The Life Lucy Knew”, the new novel by Karma K. Brown! KARMA BROWN is an award-winning journalist and author of the bestsellers “Come Away With Me”, “The Choices We Make” and “In This Moment”. In addition to her novels, Karma’s writing has appeared in publications such as Redbook, SELF, and Chatelaine. Karma lives just outside …

Metatron Presents | Gemini Season (Reading) on June 15 at 7!

Metatron Press is coming to Toronto and teaming up with Queen Books to bring you an alluring spring evening of readings featuring the voices of: °❀. Aley WATERMAN .❀° Ashley OBSCURA (Montréal) .❀° Faith ARKORFUL .❀° Sennah YEE °❀. Shazia HAFIZ (Vancouver) °❀. Tania PERALTA .❀° Quinn FLOM °❀. Téa MUTONJI Metatron Press (2014) is an indie literary publisher based …

The Rebel Mama’s Handbook for (Cool) Moms Signing & Reading on June 12 at 6

Join us for a reading and signing with the creators of “The Rebel Mama’s Handbook for (Cool) Mom’s”! If you’re a mom (or mom-to-be) who wants to raise decent human beings, maintain your pre-baby identity, and not lose your sh*t along the way, congrats: you’ve just found the parenting book of your dreams. The Rebel Mama’s Handbook for (Cool) Moms …

“Bat Citizens” Launch with Rob Laidlaw on June 10 at 11!

Join us to celebrate the launch of Rob Laidlaw’s book, “Bat Citizens”, from Pajama Press! From the award-winning author of “No Shelter Here: Making the World a Kinder Place for Dogs” and “Cat Champions: Caring for our Feline Friends” comes an inspiring book about bats, their importance to a wide range of ecosystems, and the young “bat citizens” who are engaged …

Storytime with Hilary Leung on June 2 at 11!

Join us for a storytime with local author, Hilary Leung!  Hilary has two brand new board books coming out at the end of May, “Will Bear Share?” and “Will Sheep Sleep?” Hilary has also written a kid’s nonfiction book about clouds called “Stego-cumulus”, where daydreaming and science meet! Hilary Leung is a Toronto-based designer and illustrator. Several years ago, Hilary …