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Authors for Indies Day- Hamilton
Sat, 30 April 2016, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM EDT
Bryan Prince Bookseller and Epic Books are pleased to announce that they will be working together in partnership with the Hamilton Public Library to celebrate Canadian Authors for Indies Day on Saturday, April 30, 2016. Local authors and HPL librarians will volunteer as guest booksellers for the day to celebrate Canadian Authors for Indies Day. The theme for the day at both Bryan Prince Bookseller and Epic Books will be Hamilton Reads Hamilton.
Authors for Indies Day is a nationwide event organized by authors to show appreciation for their local independent bookstores. Authors for Indies endeavours to: increase customer traffic for the store, showcase local writers, and strengthen relationships between authors and booksellers. Authors will volunteer as guest booksellers to greet customers, recommend books, and highlight the importance of supporting independent bookshops in our communities. So far, more than 500 authors and 100 bookstores across the country have signed up to participate.
Owners and staff at both Bryan Prince Bookseller and Epic Books are excited to build on the tremendous success of last year’s events. Activities planned for April 30 at both bookstores include: flash readings, book giveaways and more.
Bryan Prince Bookseller: Epic Books:
Miranda Hill (10-12) Brent van Staalduinen (10–11:30)
Lawrence Hill (10-12) Aimee Reid (10–12)
Bernadette Rule (10-12) John Terpstra (12–2)
Gillian Chan (10-12) Sally Cooper (12–2)
Gary Barwin (11-1) Amanda Leduc (1–3)
Brent van Staalduinen (12-2) Gary Barwin (2–4)
Bonnie Lendrum (12-2) Nicola Winstanley (2–4)
Ellen Jaffe (2-4) Marnie Woodrow (2–4)
Janet Turpin Myers (2-4)
Sally Cooper (2-4)
Bryan Prince Bookseller and Epic Books invite residents of Hamilton and other areas to drop by on Saturday April 30, check out the fun, and support two local independent bookstores!
To learn more about Canadian Authors for Indies and to find a participating bookstore in your area, visit authorsforindies.com. For more information on Bryan Prince Bookseller and Epic Books special Authors for Indies Day promotions and store details visit princebooks.net and epicbooks.ca respectively.
Locally owned and community engaged, Bryan Prince Bookseller was established in 1989. Located at 1060 King Street West in historic Westdale Village. Bryan Prince Bookseller can be reached at 905-528-4508, email@example.com or @bryanprincebks on Twitter.
A full service independent bookstore for the whole family, Epic Books can be found at 226 Locke Street South. Contact Epic Books at 905-525-6538, firstname.lastname@example.org or @epic_books on Twitter, @epicbooks on Facebook and @epicbookshamilton on Instagram.