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Since 1990, The Word On The Street has proudly hosted the finest talent in Canadian literature. Below, check out the lineup of authors and artists who will appear at our 27th festival on Sunday, September 25, 2016.
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September 21, 2016
Guest post by The Booktrail The Word On The Street is 27 years old this year. That means for 27 years, they’ve been sharing and revelling in the wonder of books. I have a great deal to thank for this festival. Not only is it one of the best and most varied I’ve ever been…View Post
September 20, 2016
Guest post by Nikolina Likarev 1. Reading indoors has lost it's charm (or you fear it might) The Word on the Street is Canada’s biggest outdoor bookstore. At the Exhibitor Marketplace, over 250 vendors from all across the country park their books and magazines at tables in and around Harbourfront Centre. Come away from…View Post
September 19, 2016
The Word On The Street Toronto will be hosting the authors and editors of all five finalists for the 2016 Toronto Book Awards at this year’s festival on Sunday, September 25, at Harbourfront Centre. As a special treat, we’ll be posting reviews of the nominated books in the weeks leading up to the festival from a panel of writers, reviewers, and…View Post