Indigo Books are ramping up the opportunity to meet some of your favourite artists and authors this holiday season. The store is injecting new energy into the music and book industry, and dominates with in-store appearances and a special one-on-one with music legends.
Indigo Bay & Bloor
Monday, November 23
Meet four-time Academy Award nominee, writer and director Ethan Hawke – star of Dead Poets Society, Reality Bites, Training Day as well as the Before Sunrise trilogy and Boyhood – as he signs his newest novel! Rules for a Knight is an unforgettable fable about a Knight’s journey and an illuminating parable of what gives life beauty, authenticity and meaning. Purchase your ticket today!
Ticket includes access to the book signing line on a first-come, first-served basis and ONE (1) copy of Rules for a Knight. Ethan Hawke will sign 1-2 books per person. Will sign Rules for a Knight and other books he has authored (The Hottest State, Ash Wednesday, Before Midnight). Additional copies of Rules for a Knight will be available for purchase in-store on the day of the event while quantities last. Autograph only, NO personalization. No DVDs or memorabilia. No posed photography. Candid photography permitted.
The Opera House
735 Queen Street East
Join Sir Tom Jones, one of the world’s greatest performers as he relates some colourful stories of his life and signs copies of his first ever autobiography, Over The Top And Back. Sir Tom Jones reveals the ups and downs of his fascinating and remarkable life, from the early heydays to the subsequent fallow years to his later period of artistic renaissance. Ticket includes a seat to watch the 30 minute live interview plus 1 copy of Over The Top And Back: The Autobiography. Sir Tom Jones will only sign copies of Over The Top And Back: The Autobiography; no DVDs or memorabilia. Autograph only. Candid photography permitted. No posed, ’selfie’ photography or video. Candid photography permitted within advertised and posted guidelines. No requests for physical contact. Please no throwing of gifts or clothing of any kind.
Join Canadian hero and former Commander of the International Space Station Chris Hadfield as he signs Space Sessions, his highly anticipated music CD and the world’s first “off planet” album, as well as the new paperback edition of An Astronaut’s Guide to Life on Earth. Space will be available on a first-come, first-served basis. He will autograph copies of You Are Here and An Astronaut’s Guide to Life on Earth and the CD Space Sessions. NO personalization. NO memorabilia including posters. NO posed photography or video. Candid photos will be permitted with the assistance of our staff. Proof of purchase required from a Chapters, Indigo or Coles location.
Indigo Eaton Centre
7:00 PMMeet Robbie Robertson – Canadian Rock and Roll Hall of Fame singer-songwriter and guitarist for The Band – as he signs his captivating new children’s picture book. Hiawatha and the Peacemaker, featuring a CD with a new, original song by Robbie Robertson and illustrated by the Caldecott Honor-winning David Shannon, is new classic that will educate as well as inspire readers of all ages. The perfect gift for the Holiday season! Must have a purchased copy of Hiawatha and the Peacemaker to join the book signing line. Proof of purchase required from any Indigo, Chapters, Coles or Indigospirit location. Robbie Robertson will personalize multiple copies of Hiawatha and the Peacemaker per person – no limit (while quantities last). No memorabilia. No posed photography, candid photos permitted.
First Canadian Place – Waterfall Stage
100 King Street West
Friday, December 4
Kick off the Holiday season with eight-time Juno award-winning singer-songwriter and author, Jann Arden, performing LIVE on the First Canadian Place Waterfall Stage and signing her newest album, A Jann Arden Christmas. The CD will be available for purchase at the Waterfall Stage courtesy of Indigo Books & Music. Must have a purchased copy of A Jann Arden Christmas to join the signing line. Jann Arden will personalize multiple copies of A Jann Arden Christmas per person – no limit (time permitting, while quantities last). No memorabilia or other books, albums – signing A Jann Arden Christmas only. No posed photography, candid photos only.