In Conversation with Elisabeth de Mariaffi and Marissa Stapley – May 1, 2018 at 7PM

Join us for a discussion between Elisabeth de Mariaffi and Marissa Stapley Author to celebrate Elisabeth’s new critically acclaimed thriller, “Hysteria”. Elisabeth de Mariaffi’s first book of short stories, “How to Get Along with Women”, was longlisted for the 2013 Scotiabank Giller Prize. Her poetry and short fiction have been widely published in magazines across Canada. Her debut novel, “The Devil You Know”, was …

Canadian Independent Bookstore Day – April 28, 9-6PM

Celebrate our slightly belated first store birthday and Canadian Independent Bookstore Day! At 11AM, we have a story time with Cinder McLeod, author of the hardworking picture book “Earn It!”. At 2:30PM, we have Sarah Howden, author of “5 Minute Stories for Fearless Girls” doing a story time and leading a craft activity! We’ll also be having 10% off the …

Writers Read on Queen: Book Launch and Reading – Thursday, April 26 at 7PM

Come celebrate the launch of Jen Currin’s first collection of stories, Hider/Seeker (Anvil Press), with great writers Sachiko Murakami, Dani Couture, and Shazia Hafiz Ramji!  Jen Currin has published four books of poetry, including The Inquisition Yours, which won the Audre Lorde Award for Lesbian Poetry in 2011; and School (2014), which was a finalist for three awards. Hider/Seeker (stories) …