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"A bold and breathtaking anthology of queer Indigenous speculative fiction, edited by the author of Jonny Appleseed."
Love after the End
Joshua Whitehead
Paperback | Sep 2020
in store $21.95
(more on order)
"Full of colourful, authentic characters and set in Toronto, Confessions of a Teenage Drag King highlights diversity of race, gender, sexual orientation, and identity."
Confessions of a Teenage Drag King
Markus Harwood-Jones
Paperback | Sep 2020
in store $14.95
"The author of the acclaimed novel Scarborough weaves an unforgettable and timely dystopian account of a near-future when a queer Black performer and his allies join forces against an oppressive regime that is rounding up those deemed 'Other' in concentration camps."
Crosshairs
Catherine Hernandez
Paperback | Sep 2020
sold out $22.99
(on order)
"All Salma wants is to make her mama smile again. Between English classes, job interviews, and missing Papa back in Syria, Mama always seems busy or sad. A homemade Syrian meal might cheer her up, but Salma doesn’t know the recipe, or what to call the vegetables in English, or where to find the right spices"
Salma the Syrian Chef
Danny Ramadan
Hardcover | Mar 2020
in store $21.95
"I'd gladly put this in the hands of any young person, especially those exploring their own gender identity... Love Me For Who I Am is about gender as one aspect of our own multi-faceted, evolving identities." -MJ
Love Me for Who I Am Vol. 1
Kata Konayama
Paperback | Jun 2020
not in store (unavailable)
"In Love and Rage, Lama Rod Owens, coauthor of Radical Dharma, shows how this unmetabolized anger--and the grief, hurt, and transhistorical trauma beneath it--needs to be explored, respected, and fully embodied to heal from heartbreak and walk the path of liberation. This is not a book about bypassing anger to focus on happiness, or a road map for using spirit"
Love and Rage
Lama Rod Owens
Paperback | Jun 2020
in store $23.95
(more on order)
"The Bone Mother revives the great figures of Slavic mythology on the eve of the Second World War, from rusalka and Baba Yaga--The Bone Mother herself--to the golem."
The Bone Mother
David Demchuk
Paperback | May 2020
sold out $20.00
(on order)
"When her mother is diagnosed with cancer, Rachel Matlow is concerned but hopeful. It's Stage 1, so her mom will get surgery and everything will go back to normal. But growing up in Rachel's family, there was no normal."
Dead Mom Walking
Rachel Matlow
Paperback | Mar 2020
in store $24.95
"Brutally honest prose I just couldn't put down. Cloud Cover explores the different ways that its main character triumphs over and falls victim to his struggles with sexuality, body image, masculinity and disordered eating." -Robbie
Cloud Cover
Jeffrey Sotto
Paperback | Nov 2019
in store $19.95
"Jonny Appleseed is a powerful portrait of an Indigenous life in the contemporary Manitoba, with all of its struggles and triumphs. An achingly beautiful and unhindered portrayal of the magic of Indigenous resilience." -Nico
Jonny Appleseed
Joshua Whitehead
Paperback | Apr 2018
in store $19.95
(more on order)
"... beneath this adorable surface there’s something deeper, the manga is an examination of loneliness and grief." -MJ
Our Dining Table
Mita Ori
Paperback | Dec 2019
in store $16.99
"There’s something so indescribably magical about ROADQUEEN, a perfect balance of humor, snark, warmth and love." -MJ
ROADQUEEN
Mira Ong Chua
Paperback | Oct 2019
sold out $18.99
(on order)
"When I saw it advertised as 'Superman but gay' I bought it immediately and was not disappointed." -MJ
Freelance Volume 01
Jim Zub
Paperback | Dec 2019
in store $17.50
Glad Day Bookshop is the first Canadian and the oldest queer bookstore worldwide. Serving the LGBTQ community since 1970, we specialize in offering the widest possible selection of lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans, two-spirit, and queer literature.

SMUT PEDDLERS: GLAD DAY 50 LIMITED EDITION ZINE
Product info: Paperback, 40 pages, full colour, $20.00

Shipping fee: $5.95 for 1st zine, $1.00 for each individual zine, no additional charge to add it to an existing order

They were buying adrienne maree brown's "Pleasure Activism", you were buying a smutty zine and some sexy vintage postcards when you made eye contact in front of the QTBIPOC Faves shelf. You cuddled up during a Sapphic Sundays screening... if a hand wandered south in the darkness, who's to say?

Celebrating 50 years of sexual liberation and sexually charged art with stories that are intended to titillate and tantalize, the SMUT PEDDLERS: GLAD DAY 50 ZINE is chock full of smutty stories, poetry and photography lustily curated by the Smut Peddlers team.

Smut Peddlers: Glad Day 50 is available in store at Glad Day Bookshop (499 Church Street) or get it online individually or by requesting it to be added to an existing order using this form.

This is an extremely limited run of 101 numbered zines, available only as long as quantities last, first come first served. #69 is already spoken for.

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