You will find the Festival Bookstore conveniently located at the rear of Performance Works, 1218 Cartwright Street, near the Granville Island Hotel at the east end of the Island. Books are also sold at the venues following each event, with the writers available for signing. The bookstore carries both current and backlist titles of each Festival writer. It’s the ideal place to browse between events.
The bookstore is operated by the Festival’s official bookseller, Kidsbooks. Kidsbooks is a successful independent bookseller known throughout the province for its comprehensive selection of titles for young audiences and for its knowledgeable and helpful staff.
The Festival Bookstore is open from 11 am to 10 pm Wednesday, 10 am to 10 pm Thursday, Friday and Saturday, and 10 am to 5 pm Sunday.