Event Listings

Exit, Pursued By A Bear by E.K. Johnston
In Person:

E.K. Johnston

Join local YA author E.K. Johnston as she signs copies of her ground-breaking new novel Exit, Pursued By A Bear – a timely novel about hope and strength following a traumatic event.

Date and Location:

Chapters Belleville

Belleville, ON

Monday, May 2
6:00 PM
Saturday, May 28
2:00 PM
Unflinching: The Making of a Canadian Sniper by Jody Mitic  
In Person:

Jody Mitic

Meet Canadian elite sniper, Ottawa City Councillor and finalist in 2013’s Amazing Race Canada, Jody Mitic, as he signs his memoir Unflinching, that reveals his personal journey into the Canadian military and what happened after he returned home.

 

Dates and Locations:

Chapters Rideau

Ottawa, ON

Tuesday, May 3
5:30 PM
Coles Pembroke

Pembroke, ON

Wednesday, May 4
6:00 PM
Chapters Gloucester

Gloucester, ON

Thursday, May 5
5:30 PM
Friday, May 13
7:00 PM
Chapters Victoria

Victoria, BC

Saturday, May 14
2:00 PM
Sunday, May 15
12:00 PM
The Crown by Kiera Cass  
In Conversation:

Kiera Cass

Join New York Times bestselling author Kiera Cass as she signs and discusses The Crown—the eagerly awaited, wonderfully romantic fifth and final book in the Selection series.

 

Dates and Locations:

Chapters Brampton

Brampton, ON

Wednesday, May 4
7:00 PM
Chapters Oshawa

Oshawa, ON

Thursday, May 5
7:00 PM
Shrunk: Crime and Disorders of the Mind - Editor Lorene Shyba, J. Thomas Dalby. Foreword by Lisa Ramshaw  
In Person:

Lorene Shyba & Contributing Authors

Celebrate the release of Shrunk: Crime and Disorders of the Mind with Lorene Shyba and a variety of contributing authors as they sign copies. This collection of powerful chapters, written by eminent Canadian and international forensic psychologists and psychiatrists, delves into the disturbed human psyche to help build a solution to the problem of understanding mental illness within the criminal justice system.

 

Dates and Locations:

Thursday, May 5
5:00 - 8:00 PM
Tuesday, June 14
5:00 - 8:00 PM
Lick Your Plate: A Lip-smackin' Book For Every Home Cook by Julie Albert and Lisa Gnat  
In Person:

Julie Albert and Lisa Gnat

Come meet cookbook authors, Julie Albert and Lisa Gnat as they celebrate the release of their latest cookbook Lick Your Plate, a must-have collection of 160 recipes that satisfy the needs of all home cooks: fast, fresh, foolproof and family-friendly.

 

Date and Location:

Indigo Yorkdale

Toronto, ON

Friday, May 6
4:00 PM
Fun with Frosting: A Beginner's Guide to Decorating Creative, Fondant-Free Cakes by Kaye Callard  
In Person:

Kaye Callard

Meet children’s fiction writer and amateur baker Kaye Callard as she demonstrates cake decorating with techniques for both beginners and more advanced bakers at Centre Court. The demonstration will be followed by a book signing of Fun with Frosting at the Coles store.

 

Date and Location:

Saturday, May 7
10:00 AM
IndigoKids presents: Mommy and Me  
IndigoKids presents:

Mommy & Me

Join us for a special storytime and use your imagination to craft a sweet offering for a marvellous mom!

 

Date and Locations:

All Indigo & Chapters locations

except Indigospirit, Coles or Smithbooks

Saturday, May 7
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Made With Love: More Than 100 Delicious, Gluten-free, Plant-based Recipes For The Sweet And Savory… by Kelly Childs, Erinn Weatherbie  
In Person:

Kelly Childs & Erinn Weatherbie

Join the mother-daughter team behind the fabulously successful, award-winning Kelly’s Bake Shoppe and Lettuce Love Café as they sign copies of their cookbooks, Made with Love.

 

Date and Location:

Indigo Burlington

Burlington, ON

Saturday, May 7
2:00 PM
Born For This: How To Find The Work You Were Meant To Do by Chris Guillebeau  
In Conversation:

Chris Guillebeau

Join award-winning blogger and author of The Book of Awesome and The Happiness Equation, Neil Pasricha, in conversation with Chris Guillebeau, bestselling author of The $100 Startup and The Happiness Pursuit, about Guillebeau’s newest book. Born For This examines the individuals who have found or created their “dream job” and shares tools and guidelines to find the career that is just right for you. Book signing to follow.

 

Date and Location:

Indigo Bay & Bloor

Toronto, ON

Monday, May 9
7:00 PM
Moguls, Monsters And Madmen: An Uncensored Life In Show Business by Barry Avrich  
In Conversation:

Barry Avrich

Join one of Canada’s most respected broadcast journalists, Lloyd Robertson, in conversation with self-made film producer/director, advertising executive, and legendary connector of moguls and stars, Barry Avrich, about his compelling new memoir. Moguls, Monsters and Madmen is an extraordinary exposé of show business and some of its most notorious characters from Frank Sinatra to Lauren Bacall and more! Book signing to follow.

 

Date and Location:

Indigo Bay & Bloor

Toronto, ON

Tuesday, May 10
7:00 PM
Whatever After #9: Genie in a Bottle by Sarah Mlynowski  
In Person:

Sarah Mlynowski

Join Sarah Mlynowski, author of New York Times bestselling series, Whatever After, as she signs copies and talks about her newest installment, Whatever After #9: Genie in a Bottle.

 

Dates and Locations:

Tuesday, May 10
7:00 PM
Chapters Oakville

Oakville, ON

Wednesday, May 11
6:00 PM
His Whole Life by Elizabeth Hay  
In Person:

Elizabeth Hay

Meet Ottawa’s own bestselling and prize-winning author Elizabeth Hay as she signs her latest book His Whole Life. This captivating novel is an unconventional coming-of-age story as only she could tell it.

 

Date and Location:

Chapters Gloucester

Gloucester, ON

Saturday, May 14
1:00 PM
Great Walks of the World by D. Larraine Andrews Rocky Mountain ABCs by Jocey Asnong Gillean Daffern's Kananaskis Country Trail Guide - 4th Edition: Volume 5: The Highwood - Flat Creek… by Gillean Daffern Backcountry Avalanche Safety: Skiers, Climbers, Boarders and Snowshoers by Tony Daffern Scrambles in the Canadian Rockies - 3rd Edition by Alan Kane More Scrambles in the Canadian Rockies: 2nd Edition by Andrew J. Nugara The Bold and Cold: A History of 25 Classic Climbs in the Canadian Rockies by Brandon Pullan  
Indigo Presents:

Think Outside with Rocky Mountain Books

Calling all campers and outdoor enthusiasts! Get ready for your next outdoor adventure with Rocky Mountain Books! We will have seven of Rocky Mountain Books best authors in store to talk camping, hiking and the great outdoors:

D. Larraine Andrews
Jocey Asnog
Gillean Daffern
Tony Daffern
Alan Kane
Andrew J. Nugara
Brandon Pullan

Watch the Facebook event to find out more about the quality resources that Rocky Mountain books has to offer.

 

Date and Location:

Indigo Signal Hill

Calgary, AB

Saturday, May 14
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Marie Kyriakou  
In Person:

Marie Kyriakou

Meet Marie Kyriakou, well-known for her work in cinema, theatre and television in Greece. Marie is constantly inspired by children and devoted to helping several charities for children in need. The creation of her beloved little character Mike the Little Bean from the best-selling children’s book series is an extension of her love. She will be signing copies of her latest book in the Mike the Little Bean series, as well as any other of her books.

Event Guidelines
  • 400 wristbands will be distributed on a first-come, first-served basis starting at 10:00 AM on Saturday, May 14th at Indigo Laval with the purchase of one (1) copy of Mike the little Bean or any other book by Marie Kyriakou. 1 to 4 books maximum can be signed per wristband.
  • ONE (1) wristband per person. A copy of a book must be purchased in-store at Indigo Laval on Saturday May 14th or Sunday, May 15th in order to receive a wristband while quantities last.
  • Individuals with a wristband may be accompanied in the signing line by another adult and two children.
  • No memorabilia or additional items will be permitted for the signing including posters, clothing, other books, DVDs, CDs or any other item.
  • No posed photography or video. Candid photos will be permitted with the assistance of our staff.
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Date and Location:

Indigo Laval

Laval, QC

Sunday, May 15
1:00 PM
Me Before You: A Novel by Jojo Moyes  
In Person:

Jojo Moyes

Join Jojo Moyes, the bestselling author of Me Before You, as we celebrate the upcoming release of the major motion picture based on this heartbreakingly romantic novel and unforgettable love story with a book signing!

 

Date and Location:

Wednesday, May 18
5:30 - 6:30 PM
J'adore Rome de Isabelle Laflèche  
In Person:

Isabelle Laflèche

After conquering the hearts of thousands of fashionistas, Isabelle Laflèche is back with her new novel, J’adore Rome, featuring the new adventures of Catherine Lambert. Come and meet her as she signs copies of her latest novel.

 

Date and Location:

Thursday, May 19
4:00 PM
You Don't Have To Be A Shark: Creating Your Own Success by Robert Herjavec  
In Person:

Robert Herjavec

Join Robert Herjavec – one of North America's most successful businessmen and the “Nice Shark” on ABC's Emmy Award-winning hit show SHARK TANK – as he talks about and signs his entertaining, enlightening and effective new book, You Don’t Have to Be a Shark: Creating Your Own Success.

 

Date and Location:

Indigo Bay & Bloor

Toronto, ON

Thursday, May 19
6:00 - 7:30 PM
J'adore Rome de Isabelle Laflèche Çà peut pas être pire... by Nathalie Roy  
In Person:

Isabelle Laflèche and Nathalie Roy

Meet two of Quebec’s bestselling authors, Nathalie Roy and Isabelle Laflèche, as they sign their newest books. J’adore Rome and Ça peut pas être pire... the books you need to escape this summer!

 

Date and Location:

Indigo Brossard

Brossard, QC

Saturday, May 21
12:00 PM
Bullet The New Steam Engine by Dwayne Lafitte, Illustrator Thérèse Cilia  
In Person:

Thérèse Cilia

Meet local painter and illustrator, Thérèse Cilia - whose whimsical and detailed work is often found in children's literature - as she signs her newest book collaboration Bullet the New Steam Engine.

 

Date and Location:

Chapters Belleville

Belleville, ON

Wednesday, May 25
6:00 PM
 
InPerson:

Michael Crummey, Lisa Moore and Ed Riche

Listen to bestselling authors from the east coast Michael Crummey, Lisa Moore and Ed Riche as they read from their respective most recent book. The readings will be followed by a book signing.

Little Dogs: New and Selected Poems by Michael Crummey Flannery by Lisa Moore Today I Learned It Was You by Edward Riche

 

Date and Location:

Chapters St. John's

St John's, NL

Saturday, May 28
1:00 PM
The Case Of The Girl In Grey (the Wollstonecraft Detective Agency, Book 2) by Jordan Stratford, Illustrator Kelly Murphy  
In Person:

Jordan Stratford

Join us for a fun afternoon with Saltspring author Jordan Stratford as he reads excerpts from his latest book in the Wollstonecraft Detective Agency series , The Case Of The Girl In Grey. Q&A and book signing to follow.

 

Date and Location:

Chapters Victoria

Victoria, BC

Saturday, May 28
2:00 PM
Shooter by Caroline Pignat  
In Person:

Caroline Pignat

Come listen to Ottawa’s Caroline Pignat, author of seven critically acclaimed YA novels – including Greener Grass, the 2009 Governor General’s Award winner – as she reads and talk about her newest book, Shooter. The reading will be followed by a book signing .

 

Date and Location:

Chapters Kanata

Kanata, ON

Saturday, May 28
7:00 PM
The City Of Mirrors by Justin Cronin  
In Conversation:

Justin Cronin

Meet international bestselling author Justin Cronin as he discusses one of the most anticipated releases of the year! The City of Mirrors is the third and final installment The Passage trilogy - you will not want to miss the thrilling conclusion to this epic series! Book signing to follow.

 

Date and Location:

Chapters Chinook

Calgary, AB

Tuesday, May 31
7:00 PM
Esther The Wonder Pig: Changing The World One Heart At A Time by Steve Jenkins and Derek Walter  
In Person:

Esther’s Dads Steve Jenkins & Derek Walter

Join Steve and Derek, parents of beloved social media phenomenon Esther the Wonder Pig, as they sign copies of their debut book, Esther The Wonder Pig: Changing The World One Heart At A Time – a story that shows how families really do come in all shapes and sizes.

 

Dates and Locations:

Indigo Milton

Milton, ON

Saturday, June 4
12:00 PM
Chapters Brampton

Brampton, ON

Friday, June 10
7:00 PM
How It Ends by Catherine Lo  
In Person:

Catherine Lo

Join local YA author Catherine Lo as she celebrates the launch of her debut novel, How It Ends.

 

Date and Location:

Indigo Erin Mills

Mississauga, ON

Saturday, June 11
2:00 PM
IndigoReads  
IndigoReads:

Book Club

Join the IndigoReads Book Club on the first Thursday of every month at 7:00 PM to discuss our latest book selection. Click here a list of participating store locations across the country.

 
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