April events at Indigo Books and Music

TORONTO, March 29 /CNW/ - From exclusive interviews hosted by Indigo CEO Heather Reisman and Indigo President Joel Silver to live performances, book signings and launches across Canada, Indigo and Chapters stores nationally host FREE, interactive events for the whole family through the month of April.

    
    IN CONVERSATION
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INDIGO PRESIDENT JOEL SILVER IN CONVERSATION WITH ROBIN SHARMA

The bestselling author of The Monk Who Sold His Ferrari, Robin Sharma, offers an inspiring parable about the skills needed to excel in career and life in The Leader Who Had No Title: A Modern Fable on Real Success in Business and in Life. Indigo President Joel Silver sits down with Sharma to discuss his latest release. Book signing to follow.

Indigo Manulife

55 Bloor Street West (at Bay Street), Toronto, ON

Wednesday, April 7th, 7:00 pm

ELLE CANADA EDITOR-IN-CHIEF RITA SILVAN IN CONVERSATION WITH MIREILLE GUILIANO

In The French Women Don't Get Fat Cookbook, Mireille Guiliano offers a beautiful, practical lifestyle guide to living well, eating wonderfully, and getting the most out of life with the least amount of stress. Elle Canada Editor-in-Chief Rita Silvan sits down with Guiliano to discuss her follow-up to the bestselling non-diet book French Women Don't Get Fat. Book signing to follow.

Indigo Manulife

55 Bloor Street West (at Bay Street), Toronto, ON

Monday, April 19th, 7:30 pm

INDIGO CEO HEATHER REISMAN IN CONVERSATION WITH ANNIE LEONARD

In the Story of Stuff, environmental activist Annie Leonard tracks the life of everyday "stuff" to illuminate the impact of consumer-driven economies. Indigo CEO and Chief Booklover Heather Reisman sits down with Leonard to discuss the highly anticipated book based on Leonard's animated short film viewed online by more than six million people. Book signing to follow.

Indigo Manulife

55 Bloor Street West (at Bay Street), Toronto, ON

Tuesday, April 20th, 7:00 pm

INDIGO CEO HEATHER REISMAN IN CONVERSATION WITH BLOGGER NEIL PASRICHA

Inspired by the Webby Award winning blog 1000 Awesome Things in which author Neil Pasricha posted one awesome thing in life each day, The Book of Awesome reminds readers of little things that make everyone smile. Indigo CEO and Chief Booklover Heather Reisman sits down with Pasricha to discuss this universal high five for humanity. Book signing to follow.

Indigo Manulife

55 Bloor Street West (at Bay Street), Toronto, ON

Tuesday, May 11th, 7:00 pm

    
    NATIONAL EVENTS
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BOOK SIGNING AND PERFORMANCE BY GRAMMY AND JUNO WINNER DAN HILL

Grammy and Juno award winning singer-songwriter Dan Hill performs live and signs copies of his new CD, Intimate, and his deeply moving memoir, I Am My Father's Son.

Chapters Oakville

310 North Service Road West, Oakville ON

Saturday, April 3rd, 1:00 pm

Chapters Rideau

47 Rideau Street, Ottawa ON

Friday, April 9th, 1:00 pm

Indigo Place Montréal Trust

1500 McGill College Avenue, Montréal PQ

Saturday, April 10th, 2:00 pm

Chapters Kingston

2376 Princess Street, Kingston ON

Sunday, April 11th, 2:00 pm

PERFORMANCE AND CD SIGNING WITH SINGER-SONGWRITER MEAGHAN SMITH

London, Ontario singer-songwriter Meaghan Smith performs live and signs copies of her new CD, The Cricket's Orchestra.

Indigo Yorkdale

3401 Dufferin Street, Toronto ON

Saturday, April 10th, 1:00 pm

Indigo Yonge & Eglinton

2300 Yonge Street, Toronto ON

Sunday, April 11th, 2:30 pm

Chapters Markham

Woodside Centre, Markham ON

Tuesday, April 12th, 12:30 pm

Indigo Manulife

55 Bloor Street West (at Bay Street), Toronto, ON

Thursday, April 15th, 12:30 pm

Indigo Eaton Centre

220 Yonge Street, Toronto ON

Saturday, April 17th, 12:30 pm

Chapters Queensway

1950 The Queensway, Etobicoke ON

Sunday, April 18th, 2:30 pm

BOOK SIGNING WITH TORONTO BLUE JAYS PITCHER DIRK HAYHURST

Toronto Blue Jays pitcher Dirk Hayhurst signs copies of The Bullpen Gospels, a hilarious and often poignant memoir of his time in the Minor Leagues.

Chapters Festival Hall1

26 John Street (at Richmond St.), Toronto ON

Monday, April 12th, 4:00 pm

BOOK LAUNCH WITH HOST OF TV'S 'AT THE END OF MY LEASH' BRAD PATTINSON Animal trainer and human-being life coach Brad Pattison brings his innovative, tough-love training and counselling skills to the page in Unleashed. This Canadian dog advocate provides DIY training material that underlines how to teach one's dog to be a healthy, happy member of the family. Book signing will follow the launch event.

Chapters Crowfoot

66 Crowfoot Terrace N.W., Calgary AB

Tuesday, April 13th, 7:00 pm

Indigo North Town

9450-137 Avenue NW, Edmonton AB

Wednesday, April 14th, 7:00 pm

Chapters Robson

788 Robson Street, Vancouver BC

Saturday, April 17th, 2:00 pm

BOOK SIGNING WITH HOST OF TV'S 'WHAT NOT TO WEAR' CARMINDY

Make-up artist Carmindy from the hit TLC show What Not to Wear will help readers navigate through the myriad of beauty myths on the way to getting them looking their best fast in her latest book Crazy Busy Beautiful.

Indigo Eaton Centre

220 Yonge Street, Toronto ON

Tuesday, April 13th, 7:00 pm

BOOK SIGNING AND DISCUSSION WITH GILLER NOMINEE ANNABEL LYON

Giller Prize nominee and Rogers Writers' Trust Fiction Prize winner, The Golden Mean is acclaimed Canadian short-story writer Annabel Lyon's breakout first novel, which vividly imagines the friendship between the philosopher Aristotle and the young Alexander the Great. Book signing to follow discussion.

Chapters Pinetree

2991 Lougheed Highway, Coquitlam BC

Saturday, April 17th, 1:00 pm

BOOK SIGNING AND DISCUSSION WITH ACCLAIMED ISRAELI AUTHOR ESHKOL NEVO

Acclaimed Israeli author, Eshkol Nevo will host a discussion and book signing of his novel Homesick in collaboration with the Consulate General of Israel in honour of Israeli Book Month.

Indigo Place Montréal Trust

1500 McGill College Avenue, Montréal PQ

Tuesday, April 20th, 2:00 pm

BOOK SIGNING WITH FANTASY FICTION AUTHOR CHRISTOPHER MOORE

Bestselling author Christopher Moore signs copies of his newest book Bite Me, the 3rd book in the San Francisco Vampire trilogy.

Chapters Queensway

1950 The Queensway, Etobicoke ON

Tuesday, April 20th, 2:00 pm

BOOK SIGNING AND DISCUSSION WITH BESTSELLING AUTHOR JOANNA TROLLOPE

From superb storyteller and novelist Joanna Trollope comes The Other Family, a moving and wonderfully observed new novel about two families who must confront love and loss as an inheritance hangs in the balance. Book signing to follow discussion.

Chapters Granville

2505 Granville Street, Vancouver BC

Tuesday, April 27th, 7:00 pm

Chapters Pointe-Claire

6321, aut. Transcanadienne, Pointe-Claire QC

Thursday, April 29th, 7:00 pm

SOURCE Indigo Books & Music Inc.

For further information: For further information: For more details and media pre-registration, please contact: Lisa Huie, Manager, Public Relations, (416) 646-8926


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