FOLD: The Writers' Hub
May
7
12:00pm12:00pm

FOLD: The Writers' Hub

Talk one-on-one with publishing professionals at this fair-style event. Publishing professionals with open-submissions answer questions and discuss the types of books they publish and ways to submit query letters. Whether you are an emerging or established writer, this is an event you do not want to miss. This event is sponsored by the Ontario Book Publisher’s Organization.

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Authors for Indies
Apr
29
11:00am11:00am

Authors for Indies

On April 29, independent bookstores across the country, along with the authors they love, will celebrate as a part of Canadian Authors For Indies Day. Come join them for the nationwide event organized by authors to celebrate the important role that independent bookstores play. This special day gets people out to bookstores, showcases local writers and supports Canadian publishers.

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Reading For The Love of It 2017
Feb
23
to Feb 24

Reading For The Love of It 2017

Find Second Story at Booth #1201 in the Exhibitors’ Display on the Lower Concourse

The Reading for the Love of It Conference is regarded as pre-eminent in bringing together local, national and international authorities in the field of literacy. Held annually in Toronto, the goal of the conference is to provide a wide spectrum of speakers to inspire and provoke thinking about literacy issues, and to promote the lifelong love of reading, all at an affordable cost to delegates.

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Booklist Webinar—Teaching Tolerance
Feb
14
1:00pm 1:00pm

Booklist Webinar—Teaching Tolerance

As stories of bullying fill the news, many teachers, librarians, and parents are looking for helpful resources. In this free, hour-long webinar, representatives from Second Story Press and Lee & Low publishers present titles that aim to engender empathy and understanding for others. Additionally, assistant professor of teacher education Amina Chaudhri will offer tips on how to use books to prevent bullying. Moderated by Sarah Hunter, Books for Youth Senior Editor. 

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