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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: 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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Authors For Indies Day - MAY 2nd

April 28, 2015

AUTHORS FOR INDIES DAYSATURDAY MAY 2nd 2pm-3pm & 3pm-4pm 598 Yonge Street Join the national AUTHORS FOR INDIES DAY!Indie bookstores are vital to or communities & local culture - no one knows this more than authors. That's why authors across Canada are showing their support on May 2nd. Come meet authors at our 2pm or 3pm event.... or both!It's a great chance to get a book signed, ask questions and have a casual chat with some of local superstars. You'll also get 25% OFF their books on May 2nd.2pm-3pmTAMAI KOBAYASHINANCY JO CULLENLIZ BUGGSARAH BERTRANDJIM NASONCATHI BONDEvent page: https://www.facebook.com/events/889864927741636/3pm-4pmAKHAJI ZAKIYAJEFFREY ROUNDbill bissettJEFFREY LUSCOMBEGILES BENAWAYKIRK DEMATASEvent page: https://www.facebook.com/events/1443193905979132/

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