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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
 


Wednesday, September 17th at 7pm
It gives us great pleasure to celebrate the release of the latest
young adult historical novel by
award-winning Hamilton author,
Jean Rae Baxter (
The White Oneida).
Held in-store at 1060 King Street West
Free, everyone welcome.
Light refreshments will be served



Thursday, September 18th at 7:30pm
The
Hamilton Poetry Centre kicks off their 2014-2015 season
with guest poet, Bruce Whiteman (
Intimate Letters).
Held in-store at 1060 King Street West
Free, everyone welcome



Friday, September 19th at 7pm
We will be starting the weekend off with an evening where literary worlds collide.
Join us as we welcome three authors reading their new works, in three genres:
2011 CBC Canada Reads finalist, Angie Abdou (
Between)
Commonwealth Writers' Prize finalist, Ian Weir (
Will Starling) and
Lambda Literary Award finalist, Vivek Shraya (
She of the Mountains)
Held in-store at 1060 King Street West
Free, everyone welcome


Tuesday, September 23rd at 7pm
Please join us as we host our first Author After Hours event of the fall season with
an evening of prose and poetry featuring B.C. writers
Gary Geddes (
What Does a House Want: Poems) and
Ann Eriksson (
High Clear Bell of Morning).
Gary was Writer-in-Residence at McMaster University in 2012.
This is event is made possible with the support of the
Writers' Union of Canada.
Held in-store at 1060 King Street West
Free, everyone welcome



Thursday, September 25th at 7pm
We will be on hand as the Rotary Club of Dundas
welcomes former Dundas MP,
John Bryden
.
Mr Bryden will be speaking about his controversial new book
Fighting to Lose: How the German Secret Intelligence Service Helped the Allies Win the Second World War
Dundas Museum (139 Park Street West, Dundas)

Contact the Rotary Club of Dundas
for additional details


Friday, September 26th at 7pm
Please join us as we raise a toast to celebrate the launch of the latest historical guide by
Hamilton writer and friend,
Susan Evans Shaw
(
Canadians at War, Vol #2: Guide to the Battlefields and Memorials of WW2).
Gallery on the Bay (231 Bay Street North, Hamilton)
Free, everyone welcome. Light refreshments will be served.



Saturday, September 27th at 1:00pm
We are delighted to join Hamilton Public Library and Hamilton Arts & Letters Magazine
to present our First Annual Short Works Prize.
Awards will be given in the categories of poetry, fiction, literary non-fiction and off the radar. Please come to congratulate the authors and hear their winning piece.
Held in the bookstore at 1060 King Street West
Free, everyone welcome



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


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 our most beloved storytellers and Quebec literary icon,
Roch Carrier
Mr Carrier will be in Hamilton to discuss his new book,
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 the bookstore



Friday, October 24th at 7:00pm
It gives us great pleasure 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 the bookstore



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