2019 Media


We’ve made audio recordings of some Book Summit 18 sessions available for free. Take a listen!

Keynote: “Why Serving a Diverse Readership is the Only Way Forward” by Zareen Jaffery

Closing Panel: Publishing as an Act of Resistance with Chelene Knight (author), Ryan McMahon (Indian & Cowboy) & David Molenhuis (Between the Lines) and moderated by Lisa Charleyboy (CBC’s New Fire)

Learning from the Best: A How-To in Award-Worthy Marketing by Kara Carnduff (Marketing Lead, Penguin Random House Canada)

Bookstores: New Models for Community-Building with Erin Grittani (Glad Day Bookshop), Veronica Santiago Liu (Word Up Community Bookshop), Patricia Massy (Massy Books) & Itah Sadu (A Different Booklist) and moderated by Alex Snider (Queen Books)

Is This the Golden Age of YA? with Zareen Jaffery (Salaam Reads), Alice Moore (Toronto Public Library), Sarah Raughley (author) & David A. Robertson (author) and moderated by Serah-Marie McMahon (Type Books)


Book Summit 18 Photo Album

Book Summit 17 Photo Album