Toronto, Ontario

WOTS Festival Marketplace

Sunday, September 22, 2019

Harbourfront Centre | 10am - 5pm


WOTS+ Festival Events

Saturday, September 21, 2019

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Exhibitor Marketplace

The Word On The Street's Exhibitor Marketplace is the largest of its kind in Canada. It offers festival-goers a window into the Canadian literary scene, the chance to purchase books from over 200 vendors - it's Canada's biggest outdoor bookstore! – and speak with the people who fuel the publishing industry across the country.


Food Vendors

#Snack Tent 3 (Francophone Avenue)

Fresh juice with tapioca. Vegan options available.

Abc Life Literacy Canada

Literacy Organizations

#LL 8

Acme Mind Company Ltd

Independent Authors / Publishers

#KS 2

Ad Astra

Arts / Writers Organizations

#WB 5

Since 1980, Ad Astra has provided a safe, fun and stimulating environment full of science fiction, fantasy, and horror in a setting rich with authors, cosplayers, gamers, panellists, artists, and so much more. A true fan-run event, July 12-14, 2019!

AFS Publishing – Doug Jordan


Getting published isn’t quite as easy as those Publishing Houses make it out to be. We founded AFS Publishing to help others navigate the self-publishing journey. Our books: The Maxim Chronicles; the sequel, The Hallelujah Chorus; and The Dynamics of Management.

Ahmadiyya Muslim Jama’at



Alliance Française de Toronto

Arts / Writers Organizations

#FA 5

Amnesty International

Book Publishers / Distributors

#239 / 240

Anansi & Groundwood Books

Book Publishers / Distributors

#241 / 244

Angelica Ganea

Independent Authors / Publishers


Ankle Bone Books

Book Publishers / Distributors


This budding Canadian book publishing company is already turning heads with the release of the third jail book in Jeannette Tossounian’s jail trilogy. Written inside her cold brick cell, these books sucks you into her locked up world.

Annick Press

Book Publishers / Distributors

#KS 12

Drop by the Annick booth for great book deals and free buttons, colouring sheets, and more! Meet our real-life Paper Bag Princess and get your picture taken as the Paper Bag Princess yourself with our life-sized Elizabeth cut out!

Aquariots Unlimited

Independent Authors / Publishers


Arc Poetry Magazine

Magazine Publisher / Distributor


Artscape Daniels Launchpad

Arts / Writers Organizations

Asian Canadian Writers Workshop

Literacy Organizations

#LL 9

Association des auteures et auteurs de l’Ontario français (AAOF)

Arts / Writers Organizations

#FA 7

Auberge Books

Independent Authors / Publishers



Book Publishers / Distributors


Audible offers the world's largest library of audiobooks, narrated by the greatest performers. You can purchase Audible audiobooks without a membership or join and receive benefits that include 30% off purchases, easy exchanges, your own library to build and more!

Augur Magazine

Magazine Publisher / Distributor

#MM 8b

Augur Magazine believes we can better engage with our pasts, presents, and futures through stories that explore what-ifs and could-bes. We publish writing that is difficult to classify whether speculative, surreal, or dreamy. Subscriptions are available here: