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Upcoming Events - Spring & Summer 2014


For tickets, registration, additional information, and/or to be placed on events mailing list,  please contact us at events@princebooks.net
 


Tuesday, April 22nd at 7:30pm
We are happy to present an evening of poetry with special guests
Brian Bartlett (Ringing Here and There: A Nature Calendar)

Jeffery Donaldson (Slack Action)
Held instore at Bryan Prince Bookseller
Free, everyone welcome
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Thursday, April 24th at 7:00pm
We will be at the Staircase Theatre Cafe to launch the new non-fiction book by
Hamilton author, Mark Coakley (
Hidden Harvest)
Staircase Theatre Cafe (27 Dundurn Street, North, Hamilton)
Free, everyone welcome. Cash bar.


Friday, April 25th at 7:00pm
We're very excited to present a very special evening of historical fiction with
the author of the bestselling Josephine B. trilogy,
Sandra Gulland (
The Shadow Queen)
Hamilton Central Public Library (55 York Blvd., 4th Floor, Hamilton)
Tickets $10

* Net ticket proceeds from this event will be donated to the Carnegie Gallery in Dundas


Tuesday, April 29th at Noon
We are happy to once again be participating in the 29th Annual Na'amat Celebrity Luncheon.
This year's guest author is Nancy Richler (
Imposter Bride)
Adas Israel Synagogue (125 Cline Ave., South, Hamilton)
Tickets $25/ $22 students & seniors


Thursday, May 1st at 7:00pm
We team up with our friends from A Different Drummer Books
to host Random House authors,
Miriam Toews (
All My Puny Sorrows)
Steven Galloway (
The Confabulist)
Claire Cameron (
The Bear)
Gallery on the Bay (231 Bay Street, North, Hamilton)
Tickets $7, light refreshment


Tuesday, May 6th at 6:30pm
We will be teaming up with our friends at OPIRG McMaster
to host an evening of political discussion with
Alison Loat and Michael Macmillan, authors of
Tragedy in the Commons: Former Members of Parliment Speak Out About Canada's Failing Democracy
McMaster University Medical Centre (MUMC), Room 1A4
1200 Main Street West, Hamilton
(formerly known as Ewart Angus Centre)
Free, everyone welcome.


Wednesday, May 7th at 7pm
Our Authors After Hours series continues with a special Mother's Day edition
We welcome several authors who contributed an essay to the new
Goose Lane Editions book,
The M Word: Conversations About Motherhood
The authors appearing at this event are: Julie Booker (Up, Up, Up: Stories); Carrie Snyder (Juliet Stories); Diana Bryden (No Place Strange); Maria Meindl (Outside the Box);
and anthology editor, Kerry Clare.
Held instore at Bryan Prince Bookseller
Free, everyone welcome. Please register as space is limited

Thursday, May 8th at 7:00pm
We are very excited to host the Hamilton launch for the debut novel by
local writer and two-time Journey Prize nominee, Krista Foss (Smoke River).
Please join us as we raise a toast to Krista and kick-off the release of the novel.
The Spice Factory (121 Hughson Street North, Hamilton)
Free. Please RSVP.


Thursday May 8th at 7:00pm
We will be on hand as Grandmothers of Steel present an evening lecture with journalist and three-time Amesty International Canada Award winner,
Sally Armstrong (
The Ascent of Women)
Winterberry Heights Church (300 Winterberry Drive, Stoney Creek)
Tickets $30/ $15 students

This is a fundraiser for the Stephen Lewis Foundation.
For additional information please see
Grandmothers of Steel

Thursday, May 22nd at 7:00pm
We are happy to present the Spring Hamilton Author Series event with the
Hamilton Public Library
Special guests for this evening are award-winning writers,
David Adams Richards (
Crimes Against My Brother
Cecil Foster (
Independence: A Novel)
K.D. Miller (All Saints)
Gallery on the Bay (231 Bay Street North, Hamilton)
Tickets $10

* Net ticket proceeds from this event will be dontated to Hamilton's Short Works Prize

Wednesday, May 28th at 7:00pm
We finish our Author After Hours season with a night of literature and stars.
Join us for an engaging lecture with
Dan Falk (
The Science of Shakespeare: A New Look at the Playwright's Universe)
Held instore at Bryan Prince Bookseller
Free, everyone welcome. Please register as space is limited

Thursday, June 12th at 7:00pm
We are delighted to host a Pride reading in celebration of Hamilton Pride Week
Joining us to read from their new novels are
award-winning author, Shani Mootoo ( Moving Forward Sideways Like a Crab)
and writer and performer, Tom Cho (Look Who's Morphing)
Held in-store at Bryan Prince Bookseller
Free, everyone welcome. Please register as space is limited.

Wednesday, June 18th at 7:00pm
We complete our reading series for the summer with
an evening celebrating new works by two local poets
Ellen Jaffe ( Skinny-Dipping with the Muse) and
Gary Barwin ( Moon Baboon Canoe)
Held in-store at Bryan Prince Bookseller
Free, everyone welcome. Please register as space is limited.


Thursday, July 31st at 7:00pm
We will be hosting an evening with the local contributors to
Great Lakes Review magazine
Held in-store at Bryan prince Bookseller
Free, everyone welcome.


Please watch for additional events which may be added mid-season.