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Book*hug Spring 2019 Launch Party

May 1, 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm


Book*hug invites you to celebrate the launch of our Spring 2019 season!

There is much to celebrate! This year marks our 15th anniversary — 15 years of adventures in literary publishing! — and we have a stellar line-up of books coming your way, this season and next. Please join us in Toronto on Wednesday, May 1st, as we launch our spring titles.

What: Book*hug Spring 2019 Launch Party
When: Wednesday, May 1, 2019
Where: The Garrison, 1197 Dundas Street, West, Toronto
Time: Doors at 7:30pm. Readings to get underway at 8:15pm.

Featuring short readings by:
Lee Maracle, co-author with Columpa Bobb and Tania Carter, of Hope Matters

Derek Mascarenhas, author of Coconut Dreams

Adrienne Gruber, author of Q & A

Hasan Namir, author of War/Torn

Shannon Webb-Campbell, author of I am a Body of Land

Amy Fung, author of Before I Was a Critic I Was a Human Being (co-published with Artspeak Vancouver)

Juliet Sutcliffe, translator of Worst Case, We Get Married by Sophie Bienvenu

and translator of Mama’s Boy Behind Bars by David Goudreault

Free and all are welcome! Books will be for sale throughout the evening.

Accessiblity information:
The front door entrance of The Garrison has a wheelchair-accessible ramp. Gender-neutral washrooms are located on the main floor.



May 1, 2019
7:30 pm - 11:30 pm


The Garrison
1197 Dundas Street West
Toronto, Ontario Canada
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