Readings Toronto Feb 7 2012

Readings:
Dessa Kaspardlov The financial planning expert signs copies of The Fireman And The Waitress. 7 pm. Free. Wal-mart, Square One Shopping Centre (Mississauga), 416-537-2561.
Canada Reads: True Stories Live books debate with Alan Thicke, Arlene Dickinson, Shad, Stacey McKenzie, Anne-France Goldwater and host Jian Ghomeshi. Feb 6 to 9, 9 am. Free. CBC Broadcast Centre, 250 Front W, pre-register canadareads@cbc.ca.
Howard Shrier Launching his new book Boston Cream. 7 pm. Free. Dora Keogh 141 Danforth, 416-778-1804.
Nazneen Sheikh Talking about her memoir Moon Over Marrakech. 6:30 pm. Free. Deer Park Library, 40 St Clair E, 416-393-7657, torontopubliclibrary.ca.

Toronto Readings Sunday 18 Dec 2011 Pre Christmas week

Readings
Shelley Hornstein Launching her book Losing Site: Architecture, Memory And Place. 6 pm. Free. Gladstone Hotel Gallery, 1214 Queen W, yorku.ca/city/?p=1310.
David Clink/Kate Marshall Flaherty/Sachiko Murakami/Cathy Petch/Jacob Scheier Poetry and an open mic. 6 pm. Free. Pauper’s Pub, 539 Bloor W, pauperspub.com.

Week end Readings Toronto, 10, December 2011

Week end Readings Toronto, 10, December 2011
Small Press Toronto Winter Book Fair Celebration of the small press and indie arts. 11 am-5 pm. Free. Hart House, 7 Hart House Circle, smallpressoftoronto.wordpress.com.
Queer Solstice Poetry and fiction by Dani Couture, Nancy Jo Cullen, Maureen Hynes, Jim Nason, Vivek Shraya and Royston Tester. 1:30 pm. Free. Ben McNally Books, 366 Bay, 416-361-0032.

Readings , Toronto 27 Nov 2011

Readings
Community Read-In Short readings by Catherine Bush, Kathryn Kuitenbrower and others plus discussions to stop the cuts to libraries. 3 pm. Free. Davenport-Perth Library, 1101 Bloor W, torontostopthecuts.com.
Don Ferguson Book launch and signing for Airfarce: 40 Years Of Flying By The Seat Of Our Pants. 11 am-noon. Free. Costco Scarborough, 1411 Warden, airfarce.com.
Guernica Fall Launch Readings by Raymond Beauchemin, Joy Kogawa, Elana Wolff and others. 3:30 pm. Free. Supermarket, 268 Augusta, guernicaeditions.com.
Ian Rogers/Tobin Elliott/Jeff Cottrill Readings, performances and Q&As. 7 pm. Free. Black Swan, 154 Danforth, burningeffigy.com.
Jim Westergard And Jon Evans/George Walker A discussion launches Westergard and Evans’s book Beasts Of New York, and Walker’s The Book Of Hours. 2:30 pm. $5 or free w/ book purchase. Gladstone Ballroom, 1214 Queen W, tinars.ca.

Reading Toronto 24 Nov 2011

Readings
Andrea Syrtash Signing copies of her new book Cheat On Your Husband. 7 pm. Free. Indigo, John and Richmond, chapters.indigo.ca.
Laura Agustin Talking about her book Sex At The Margins: Migration, Labour Markets And The Rescue Industry. 7:30 pm. Free. Raging Spoon, 761 Queen W, maggiestoronto.ca.
Marina Nemat Meet the author of After Tehran. 7 pm. Free. Cedarbrae Library, 545 Markham Rd, torontopubliclibrary.ca.
Speakeasy Readings by Adam Honsinger, Judith Thompson, Ayelet Tsabari and Paul Vermeersch. 7:30 pm. Free. Magpie 831 Dundas W, 416-916-6499.
Words Of Resistance Poetry and spoken word open mic plus a potluck dinner. 6 pm. Free. Centre for Women and Trans People, 563 Spadina, womenscentre.sa.utoronto.ca.