Event Listings

In Person:

Ron Sexsmith

Join Canadian singer-songwriter, Ron Sexsmith as he sign copies of his humorous fairy tale for grownups, Deer Life.

Indigo Eaton Centre

Toronto, ON

Monday, September 25 at 7PM

In Person:

Kim Phuc Phan Thi

Join Kim Phuc Phan Thi from the infamous napalm photo during the Vietnam War as she signs copies of her true story, Fire Road.

Chapters Bayview

Toronto, ON

Thursday, September 28 at 7PM

In Person:

E. Lockhart

Join the author of the unforgettable New York Times bestseller We Were Liars, E. Lockhart as signs copies of her masterful new psychological suspense novel, Genuine Fraud.

Indigo Oshawa

Oshawa, ON

Thursday, September 28 at 7PM

Chapters Metrotown

Burnaby, BC

Monday, November 6 at 7PM

IndigoKids Presents:

FujiFilm

Tells us what makes your weekend exciting and create a personalized book.

For more details, please speak to a sales associate.

At participating Indigo & Chapters locations (Coles and Indigospirit stores excluded). Children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult. Event materials may be limited and events are subject to cancellation or change without notice.

At participating Indigo & Chapters locations

Saturday, September 30 at 11AM

In Conversation:

Shari Lapena

Join #1 Globe and Mail and New York Times bestselling author of The Couple Next Door, Shari Lapena as she discusses and signs her new thriller, A Stanger In The House with Carolyn MacKenzie.

Chapters Barrie

Barrie, ON

Saturday, September 30 at 2PM

In Person:

Wayne Johnston

Join local author of the critically acclaimed and internationally bestselling The Colony of Unrequited Dreams, Wayne Johnston as he discusses his eagerly-anticipated new novel, First Snow, Last Night – featuring the return of Sheilagh Fielding. Book signing to follow.

Chapters St. John’s

St. John’s, NL

Sunday, October 1 at 2PM

In Conversation:

Karl Subban

Join the ultimate hockey dad, Karl Subban, as he signs and discusses How We Did It: The Subban Plan For Success In Hockey, School And Life.

Indigo Place Montreal Trust

Montreal, QC

Tuesday, October 3 at 7PM

In Conversation:

Heather Reisman & Franklin Foer

Join Indigo’s Chief Booklover Heather Reisman In Conversation with Franklin Foer as he reveals the existential threat posed by big tech in his new book, World Without Mind. Book signing to follow.

Indigo Bay & Bloor

Toronto, ON

Tuesday, October 3 at 7PM

In Person:

Jeff Lemire

Join Canadian cartoonist, Jeff Lemire as he signs copies of his most ambitious and most personal project to date, Royal City Volume 1: Next Of Kin.

Indigo Eaton Centre

Toronto, ON

Tuesday, October 3 at 7PM

In Conversation:

Scaachi Koul & Jonny Sun

Join senior writer for BuzzFeed Scaachi Koul and comedian and illustrator Jonny Sun (@jonnysun on Twitter) as they discuss their books, One Day We'll All Be Dead And None Of This Will Matter and Everyone's a Aliebn When Ur a Aliebn Too, with Kevin Vidal from Second City and Workin' Moms. Book signing to follow.

Indigo Yonge & Eglinton

Toronto, ON

Thursday, October 5 at 7PM

An Evening With

Stephen King & Owen King

Simon & Schuster Canada and Indigo present internationally bestselling author Stephen King and fellow author, and son, Owen King as they discuss Sleeping Beauties (to be published by Scribner on September 26, 2017). This marks their first-ever joint appearance in Canada. The audience will have a chance to hear the authors speak about their wildly provocative and gloriously absorbing father-son collaboration novel.

SOLD OUT

Each ticket will cost $50.00 CDN, including all taxes and service fees, and will guarantee entry to the author talk as well as one hardcover copy of Sleeping Beauties. There will not be a public signing or author meet-and-greet, however, 400 of the distributed copies of Sleeping Beauties will be pre-signed by both authors and randomly given out to attendees upon exiting the event.

Koerner Hall

Toronto, ON

Thursday, October 5 at 7PM

An Evening With

Rupi Kaur

Simon & Schuster Canada and Indigo Books & Music proudly present #1 New York Times bestselling author of milk and honey, Rupi Kaur as she recites from her long-awaited second collection of poetry, the sun and her flowers – a vibrant and transcendent journey about growth and healing. Ancestry and honoring one’s roots. Expatriation and rising up to find a home within yourself.

Each ticket costs $30.00-$39.99 CDN, including all taxes / not including service fees, and will guarantee entry to the author talk as well as one copy of the sun and her flowers. There will not be a public signing or author meet-and-greet.

The National Theatre

Montreal, QC

Friday, October 6 at 7PM

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Trinity St-Paul’s Church

Toronto, ON

Saturday, October 7 at 7PM

SOLD OUT

Calgary WordFest

WordFest, AB

Tuesday, October 17 at 7PM

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IndigoKids Presents:

Hatchimals

Who did you hatch? In celebration of Hatch Day, show off your magical creature and join us for a playdate.

For more details, please speak to a sales associate.

At participating Indigo & Chapters locations (Coles and Indigospirit stores excluded). Children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult. Event materials may be limited and events are subject to cancellation or change without notice.

At participating Indigo & Chapters locations

Saturday, October 7 at 11AM

In Conversation:

Bruce Campbell

Join the King of B Movies Bruce Campbell as he discusses the hilarious, gut-wrenchingly honest confessions in his new memoir, Hail to the Chin. Book signing to follow.

Event Guidelines:
  • Group Slips will be distributed at the host store on the day of the event; one (1) group slip per person is needed to join the signing line
  • Group Slips will be given out with the purchase of Hail to the Chin: Further Confessions of a B Movie Actor; proof of purchase from any Indigo, Chapters, IndigoSpirit or Coles location will be accepted
  • Customers with a group slip will be invited to join the signing line: no limit on amount of books signed; limit one (1) piece of memorabilia per person
Chapters Metrotown

Burnaby, BC

Monday, October 9 at 7PM

In Conversation:

Measha Brueggergosman

Join Juno Award winning, Grammy nominated opera sensation Measha Brueggergosman as she signs copies of Something Is Always On Fire: My Life So Far.

Chapters Halifax

Halifax, NS

Tuesday, October 10 at 7PM

In Conversation:

Heather Reisman with Yotam Ottolenghi & Helen Goh

Join Indigo’s Chief Booklover Heather Reisman for an onstage interview with Yotam Ottolenghi, author of five NYTs best-selling cookbooks. Take advantage of this rare opportunity to see Ottolenghi live as he shares his culinary inspirations and cooking philosophy along with longtime collaborator and Sweet co-author Helen Goh.

Ticket price includes a signed copy of Sweet: Desserts From London's Ottolenghi and samples of several treats!

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Schwartz/Reisman Centre

Vaughan, ON

Tuesday, October 10 at 7PM

In Conversation:

Heather Reisman & Robbie Robertson

Join Indigo’s Chief Booklover Heather Reisman as she discusses Testimony: A Memoir with one of the most beloved songwriters and guitarists of his time, Robbie Robertson. Book signing to follow.

Please note: memorabilia is not permitted at this event and will not be signed.

Indigo Bay & Bloor

Toronto, ON

Wednesday, October 11 at 7PM

In Conversation:

Heather Reisman & Paul Martin

Join Indigo’s Chief Booklover Heather Reisman as she discusses the release of With Faith and Goodwill: 150 Years of Canada-U.S. Friendship with Canada’s 21st Prime Minister, Paul Martin and one of the book’s contributors and editors Scott Reid.

Please note that there will not be a formal book signing at this event.

Indigo Bay & Bloor

Toronto, ON

Thursday, October 12 - 5PM to 7PM

IndigoKids Presents:

PJ Masks

Time to be a hero! Dress up in your PJ’s or favourite hero costume, decorate a mask and get ready to fight crime with a themed storytime.

For more details, please speak to a sales associate.

At participating Indigo & Chapters locations (Coles and Indigospirit stores excluded). Children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult. Event materials may be limited and events are subject to cancellation or change without notice.

At participating Indigo & Chapters locations

Saturday, October 14 at 11AM

In Person:

Ruth Ware

Join New York Times and #1 Globe and Mail bestselling author of The Woman in Cabin 10 and In a Dark, Dark Wood, Ruth Ware as she signs copies of her newest thriller, The Lying Game – a novel about the slipperiness of truth and the price of friendships.

Chapters Victoria

Victoria, BC

Monday, October 16 at 7PM

In Conversation:

Chris Guillebeau

Join the author of the New York Times Bestseller The $100 Startup, Chris Guillebeau as he discusses and signs Side Hustle: From Idea To Income In 27 Days.

Indigo Granville

Vancouver, BC

Monday, October 16 at 7PM

Indigo Dalhousie

Calgary, AB

Tuesday, October 17 at 7PM

Indigo Place Montréal Trust

Montréal, QC

Wednesday, October 18 at 7PM

Indigo Bay & Bloor

Toronto, ON

Thursday, October 19 at 7PM

In Person:

Doug Gilmour

Join Canadian legend and Hockey Hall of Famer, Doug Gilmour as he signs copies of Killer: My Life In Hockey – a memoir that bares all about his on- and off-the-ice exploits and escapades.

Event Guidelines:
  • Individuals must have a wristband to join the book signing line
  • 300 wristbands will be distributed on a first-come, first-served basis with the purchase of one (1) copy of Killer; book must be purchased on the day of the event at the hosting store to get a wristband
  • Candid photography from the line-up is allowed; no posed photography
  • Memorabilia is not permitted at this event and will not be signed
Indigo Yorkdale

Toronto, ON

Tuesday, October 17 at 7PM

Chapters Peterborough

Peterborough, ON

Thursday, October 19 at 7PM

Chapters Belleville

Belleville, ON

Friday, October 20 at 7PM

Indigo Place Montréal Trust

Montréal, QC

Monday, October 23 at 7PM

Coles Station Mall

Sault Ste Marie, ON

Wednesday, November 1 at 7PM

Chapters Sudbury

Sudbury, ON

Thursday, November 2 at 7PM

Chapters Brampton

Brampton, ON

Sunday, November 5 at 10AM

Chapters Windsor

Windsor, ON

Thursday, November 9 at 7PM

Chapters Kitchener

Kitchener, ON

Saturday, November 11 at 10AM

Indigo Guelph

Guelph, ON

Monday, November 13 at 7PM

Indigo Dalhousie

Calgary, AB

Wednesday, November 15 at 7PM

Indigo Centre at Circle & Eighth

Saskatoon, SK

Thursday, November 16 at 7PM

Chapters Halifax

Halifax, NS

Wednesday, November 22 at 7PM

Chapters St. John's

St. John's, NL

Thursday, November 23 at 7PM

Chapters Burlington

Burlington, ON

Saturday, November 25 at 10AM

Chapters Barrie

Barrie, ON

Sunday, November 26 at 3PM

Indigospirit 1st Canadian Place

Toronto, ON

Tuesday, November 28 at 12PM

In Person:

Jeremy Taggart & Jonathan Torrens

Join Jeremy Taggart and Jonathan Torrens from the hugely successful podcast Canadianity, as they sign copies of Canadianity: Tales From The True North Strong And Freezing – a collection of showbiz tales from the road and relatable everyday anecdotes, all wrapped up in a nostalgic fondness for this great country.

Chapters Barrie

Barrie, ON

Tuesday, October 17 at 7PM

Chapters Red Deer

Red Deer, AB

Sunday, November 19 at 2PM

IndigoKids Presents:

Open House

Calling all toy lovers! Join us for a full day of toy demos with the brands you love. Test your skills, play your game and make your own fun! For more details, please speak to a sales associate.

For more details, please speak to a sales associate.

At participating Indigo & Chapters locations (Coles and Indigospirit stores excluded). Children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult. Event materials may be limited and events are subject to cancellation or change without notice.

At participating Indigo & Chapters locations

Saturday, October 21 at 11AM

IndigoKids Presents:

Alyssa Jagan

Join popular Instagram slimer of @CraftySlimeCreator, Alyssa Jagan as she makes gorgeous, satisfying slime and signs copies of Ultimate Slime.

Indigo Yorkdale

Toronto, ON

Saturday, October 21 at 11AM

In Person:

Kate Butler MacDonald

Join Lucy Maud Montgomery’s granddaughter, Kate Butler MacDonald as she signs copies of The Anne Of Green Gables Cookbook: Charming Recipes From Anne And Her Friends in Avonlea.

Chapters Vega

Mississauga, ON

Saturday, October 21 at 11AM

In Conversation:

Ella Mills

Join Internationally bestselling author, Ella Mills as she signs and discusses her newest cookbook, Deliciously Ella: Natural Feasts – a collection of more than 100 exciting, accessible recipes to show how clean, gluten-free, plant-based eating is the perfect way to entertain friends and satisfy your guests.

Indigo CF Sherway Gardens

Etobicoke, ON

Monday, October 23 at 7PM

In Person:

Yolanda Gampp

Join the host of the massively popular, award-winning YouTube sensation ‘How to Cake It’, Yolanda Gampp as she signs copies of How To Cake It: A Cakebook.

Indigo Yorkdale

Toronto, ON

Tuesday, October 24 at 7PM

In Person:

Deb Perelman

Join award-winning blogger and New York Times best-selling author, Deb Perelman as she signs copies of Smitten Kitchen Every Day: Triumphant & Unfussy New Favorites.

Chapters Bayview

Toronto, ON

Thursday, October 26 at 7PM

Indigo Granville

Vancouver, BC

Sunday, November 12 at 2PM

In Conversation:

Jody Mitic

Join bestselling author and elite Canadian sniper, Jody Mitic as he signs and discusses Everyday Heroes: Inspirational Stories from Men and Women in The Canadian Armed Forces.

Contributors: Kelly S. Thompson and Mort Lighstone

Indigo Y&E

Toronto, ON

Thursday, October 26 at 7PM

In Person:

Kelly Hrudey & Kirstie McLellan Day

Join former NHL goalie and well-respected hockey broadcaster, Kelly Hrudey as he signs copies of Calling The Shots with bestselling author Kirstie McLellan Day.

Indigo Signal Hill

Calgary, AB

Thursday, October 26 at 7PM

In Conversation:

The Killer Crime Club

Join thriller writers Gilly Macmillan, Rene Denfield and Melanie McGrath as they discuss all things mystery, crime and suspense - including their newest books, Odd Child Out, The Child Finder and Give Me The Child. Book signing to follow.

Moderated by Anne Logan, ivereadthis.com

Chapters Macleod Trail

Calgary, AB

Thursday, October 26 at 7PM

IndigoKids Presents:

Spooktacular Halloween Event

Come dressed up and join our Halloween Parade! Enjoy giveaways, prizes, games and more.

For more details, please speak to a sales associate.

At participating Indigo & Chapters locations (Coles and Indigospirit stores excluded). Children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult. Event materials may be limited and events are subject to cancellation or change without notice.

At participating Indigo & Chapters locations

Saturday, October 28 at 11AM

In Person:

Jody Mitic

Join bestselling author and elite Canadian sniper, Jody Mitic as he signs copies of Everyday Heroes: Inspirational Stories from Men and Women in The Canadian Armed Forces.

Chapters Gloucester

Ottawa, ON

Saturday, October 28 at 2PM

Contributor: Justin Broznan

Indigo North Town Mall

Edmonton, AB

Monday, October 30 at 7PM

Contributor: Tim Isberg

Chapters Halifax

Halifax, NS

Thursday, November 2 at 7PM

Contributors: Trevor Jain & Ron Cleroux

Chapters Barrie

Barrie, ON

Monday, November 6 at 7PM

Contributors: Kelly S. Thompson & Mort Lighstone

In Person:

Eric Braeden

Join the legendary Emmy Award-winning star of ‘The Young and The Restless’, Eric Braeden as he signs copies of his memoir, I'll Be Damned: How My Young and Restless Life Led Me To America's #1 Daytime Drama.

Indigo Yorkdale

Toronto, ON

Sunday, October 29 at 2PM

In Conversation:

Atticus

Join Instagram sensation Atticus as he recites from his first collection of poetry, Love Her Wild: Poems. Book signing to follow.

Chapters Victoria

Victoria, BC

Sunday, October 29 at 2PM

In Conversation:

Maggie Stiefvater

Join bestselling author Maggie Stiefvater as she discusses and signs copies of All the Crooked Saints – her new gripping tale of darkness, miracles, and family.

Indigo Oshawa

Oshawa, ON

Tuesday, November 7 at 7PM

In Person:

Red Green

Uncle Red is coming all the way from Possum Lodge to sign his latest masterpiece, The Woulda Coulda Shoulda Guide to Canadian Inventions.

Indigo Waterloo

Waterloo, ON

Thursday, November 9 at 7PM

Chapters Peterborough

Peterborough, ON

Friday, November 10 at 7PM

Chapters Barrie

Barrie, ON

Saturday, November 18 at 2PM

Chapters Kingston

Kingston, ON

Thursday, November 23 at 7PM

In Person:

Rossella Rago

Join the creator and host of Cooking with Nonna, Rossella Rago and her Nonna Romana as they signs copies of Cooking With Nonna: Celebrate Food & Family With Over 100 Classic Recipes From Italian Grandmothers.

Chapters Woodbridge

Woodbridge, ON

Friday, November 17 at 7PM

In Conversation:

Gail Simmons

Join culinary expert and celebrated Top Chef judge Gail Simmons as she signs and discusses Bringing It Home: Favorite Recipes From A Life Of Adventurous Eating with Food Writer and Cookbook author Amy Rosen.

Indigo Yonge & Eglinton

Toronto, ON

Tuesday, November 21 at 7PM

 

**At participating Indigo & Chapters locations (Coles and Indigospirit stores excluded). Children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult. Event materials may be limited and events are subject to cancellation or change without notice.