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Upcoming Events


For tickets, registration, additional information, and/or to receive our monthly events newsletter, Between the Ladders,  please contact us at events@princebooks.net
 


Friday October 3 to Sunday October 5
We will be on hand as the Council of Canadians host their annual conference in Hamilton.
Titled Forging Solidarity, the conference theme is collective rights and strengthening labour-community alliances to build momentum towards a brighter future.
Sheraton Hotel (116 King Street West, Hamilton)
For conference details please see the Council of Canadians website

Wednesday, October 8th at 7:00pm
We are delighted to host an author event sponsored by
Dr Lorriane York, the Senator William MacMaster Chair in Canadian Literarure and Culture.
Guest author for the evening will be Madeleine Thien,
who will be spreaking about her forthcoming novel set in Shanghai in the 1960s.
Held in-store at 1060 King Street West
Free, everyone welcome

Thusday, October 16th at 7:30pm
The Hamilton Poetry Centre will be at the store to welcome their guest poet,
Jim Johnstone (Dog Ear)
Held in-store at 1060 King Street West
Everyone welcome

Friday, October 17th at 7:00pm
We will be on hand as the Mikwase Project welcomes Hamilton author,
Krista Foss (Smoke River)
This event is a fundraiser for Mikwase's Kenya Scholarship fund and will feature 
a reading and author question & answer session
Hamilton-Wentworth Elementary Teacher's Local (105 Nebo Road, at Stone Church)
Tickets $10, includes dessert selections. Call Joan (905-388-4589)



Tuesday, October 21st at 7:00pm
We are delighted to celebrate the launch of a new book by
Hamilton poet and McMaster University professor,
Jeffery Donaldson (Echo Soundings: Essays on Poetry & Poetics)
Held in-store at 1060 King Street West. Light refreshments will be served.
This is an Authors After Hours event


Thursday, October 23rd at 7:00pm
We are proud to partner with the International Festival of Authors (IFOA)
and
Hillfield Strathallan College
to present IFOA Hamilton.
This year's special guest is
one of Canada's most beloved storytellers & Quebec literary icon,
Roch Carrier
Mr Carrier will be in Hamilton to discuss his new book about the Plains of Abraham,
Montcalm and Wolf: Two Men Who Forever Changed the Course of Canadian History
Hillfield Strathallan College Artsplex Theatre (299 Fennell Ave., W., Hamilton)
Tickets $15, available at Bryan Prince Bookseller



Friday, October 24th at 7:00pm
It gives us great pleasure to join forces with our friends at Gallery on the Bay to
celebrate the release of new works by two local writers and friends,
John Terpstra (
House With the Parapet Wall: Essays)
Marilyn Gear Pilling (
On Huron's Shore: Stories)
Gallery on the Bay (231 Bay Street North, Hamilton)
Free, everyone welcome. Light refreshments will be served


Thursday, October 30th at 7:00pm
We are happy to partner with our friends at A Different Drummer Books,
Penguin Random House Canada & The International Festival of Authors
to present a very special evening with best-selling Canadian author,
Ann-Marie MacDonald (Adult Onset)
Royal Botanical Gardens (680 Plains Road West)
Tickets $10, available at Bryan Prince Bookseller


Saturday, November 1st at 2:00pm
We will be on hand as the Hamilton Public Library presents Hamilton Reads 2014
This year's book selection is the Redemption of Oscar Wolf by
former Lieutenant Governor of Ontario, James Bartlesman.
Everyone is welcome to attend this event to hear the author discuss the book.
Hamilton Central Library (55 York Blvd., Hamilton)


Monday, November 10th at 7:00pm
We will be on hand as the McMaster Alumni Association presents MACReads,
an evening with award-winning author and McMaster alumnus,
Terry Fallis (No Relation)
McMaster University (University Club, 1280 Main Street West)
Tickets $5, light refreshments included

For information or to register, contact: McMaster Alumni Association


Wednesday, November 12th at 7:00pm
We team up with our friends at the Book Band and the Carnegie Gallery to
mark the day after Remembrance Day with a special evening featuring
Bernadette Rule and local contributors to the collection,
Engraved: Canadian Stories of World War One
Carnegie Gallery (10 King Street West, Dundas)
Free, everyone welcome


Thursday, November 13th at 7:00pm
We are happy to team up with the Hamilton Public Library and
Hamilton Arts & Letters Magazine to present
the Hamilton Author Series with special guests:
Margaret Sweetman (Mr Jones: A Novel)
Carrie Snyder (Girl Runner)
Venue: To be confirmed.
Tickets $10, net ticket proceeds to the Short Works Prize



Thursday, November 20th at 7:30pm
The Hamilton Poetry Centre welcomes guest poet,
Gillian Sze (Peeling Rambutan)
Held in store at 1060 King Street West
Free, everyone welcome




There are more events to come, so please watch for details
or register for our monthly newsletter, Between the Ladders.