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NAKED HEART is here! October 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!

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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Authors For Indies Day - MAY 2nd

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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Win $100 for our online store!

Win a $100 gift certificate for our online store!To enter:1) Take a selfie inside Glad Day Bookshop (598 Yonge Street)2) Post it on Facebook, Twitter and/or Tumblr June 27-303) Tag it #gladdaybookshop AND #WPTO14 Winner announced July 7th!How to enter 12 times:- Post every day (Friday, Saturday, Sunday & Monday)- Post on all three platforms (Facebook, Twitter & Tumblr)

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