Type Books celebrates 10 years of independent bookselling in Toronto
Independent Toronto bookseller Type Books is proud to be celebrating its tenth birthday with help from more than 20 local authors and a full day of in-store programming for the whole family. Coinciding with Authors for Indies Day on Saturday, April 30, Type’s tenth birthday will welcome beloved authors as booksellers for a day, and offer customers the chance to get limited-edition TYPE 10 swag. Events take place at Type’s Queen Street location – 883 Queen Street West, Toronto – from 10:00 am until 8:00 pm.
10AM-2PM SMALL TYPE
Canada's kidlit stars will host a story time in Type’s kids’ room, reading from their favourite picture books.
11-12 Kyo Maclear
12-1 Sydney Smith
1-2 Frank Viva
10-1 Anna Fitzpatrick
Local writers take shifts as booksellers, giving a brief pitch to the crowd about a book they love before hitting the shop floor to make recommendations to customers.
10-11 Catherine Bush
11-12 Farzana Doctor
10-12 Dana Harrison & Joel MacCharles
12-2 James Lindsay
12-1 Matt Cahill
1-2 Rosemary Sullivan
2-4 Aisha Sasha John
2-3 Michael Ondaatje
2-3 Jared Bland
3-4 Claire Cameron
3-4 Mariko Tamaki
3-4 Shawn Micallef
4-6 Emily M. Keeler
- Limited-edition hardcover of André Alexis’ Giller Prize-winning novel, Fifteen Dogs.
EARLYBIRD GIFTBAGS FOR FIRST 30 CUSTOMERS!
#TYPE10 & AUTHORS FOR INDIES DAY
Type Books, 883 Queen Street West
Saturday April 30, 2015 > 10AM-8PM
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