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Glad Day Bookshop is the world's oldest lesbian, gay bi, trans and queer bookstore. It's also Toronto oldest bookstore of any kind!
You can browse over 1000 titles here or come by the shop to see the other 5000+ titles!

Glad Day Bookshop
598A Yonge Street
Toronto, Ontario, Canada

M4Y 1Z3
(near Wellesley TTC Station)


NAKED HEART is here! October 2015

September 16, 2015

Glad Day Bookshop is thrilled to present the first year of NAKED HEART – The LGBTQ Festival of Words. Our vision for NAKED HEART is to establish a yearly Canadian LGBTQ literary festival that amplifies love, language & freedom. This year, over 75 authors are presenting over 40 panels, workshops and readings during the weekend of October 16th, 17th and 18th. NAKED HEART takes place at four sites in the Church & Wellesley village of Toronto.Check out the NAKED HEART website: http://nakedheart.ca/

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NAKED HEART: Call for Submissions!

August 06, 2015

This October, Glad Day Bookshop is proud to present NAKED HEART - The LGBTQ Festival of Words. This 3 day event in the Church & Wellesley neighbourhood of Toronto includes workshops, panels, performances & discussions for writers and lovers of words. We hope this will be the first of a yearly tradition. We are currently seeking writers (fiction, poetry, spoken word, non-fiction, song, film, theatre, experimental, comedy, and more!) or people who are involved in communities or industries that support the creative work of words. For more info: http://www.gladdaybookshop.com/pages/call-for-submissions-naked-heart-an-lgbtq-festival-of-words

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PROUD VOICES! Toronto Pride 2015!

August 06, 2015

Check out over 75 authors and artists at our PROUD VOICES program this year. All the events this weekend are FREE! For more info CLICK HERE

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