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The Toronto Book Awards celebrates the literary and artistic merit of books and authors that are evocative of Toronto. Fans can meet the author and get their books signed by the finalists at three events across the city.

Featured Events:

Sun Sep 24, 11 am - 6 pm

Word on the Street

Finalists read from their nominated works at the Toronto Book Awards tent during Word on the Street.

Tue Oct 3, 7-8 pm

An Evening with the Finalists

The 2017 Toronto Book Awards finalists discuss their nominated works with journalist and pop culture critic, Dalton Higgins.

Thu Oct 12, 7-8 pm

Awards Event

Join us for the announcement of the 2017 Toronto Book Awards winner. Hosted by CBC's Gill Deacon. Free tickets available starting Thu, Sep 21.

2017 Finalists