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Come. Ruin yourself.

“Whatever girl dares to read just one page is a lost girl / but she can’t blame it on this book / she was already ruined – LISA ROBERTSON, Boat (Coach House Books). Come. Ruin yourself. KFB EAST at The Great Escape Book Store 957 Kingston Rd Tues-Sun 10-5 KFB WEST at Capital Espresso 1349 […]

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KFB IN STORE SATURDAY SERIES returned yesterday arriving at a quite unexpected theme of the common appearance of birds in poetry. POETS STEVE MCORMAND, MATTHEW TIERNEY, and MARK TRUSCOTT led a flock of hardy, devoted readers who braved the wintry day. I count myself blessed. knife | fork | book (and dear Nasser, a speedy […]

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KFB | THIS SATURDAY | 3PM KFB | IN STORE SATURDAY SERIES MATTHEW TIERNEY MARK TRUSCOTT NASSER HUSSAIN STEVE MCORMOND SATURDAY JANUARY 19TH 3PM knife | fork | book at The Dark Side Studio | 244 Augusta Avenue | 2nd Floor | Kensington Market | Toronto Access: We are a second floor walk-up with two […]

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A good day

  Welcome June.  knife | fork | book

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THIS WEEK | THURSDAY NIGHT POETS MAUREEN SCOTT HARRIS + JENNIFER LOVEGROVE + LISA RICHTER MAY 4TH knife | fork | book at Rick’s Cafe | 281 Augusta Avenue | Kensington Market | Toronto Doors 6:30  Poetry 7-ish Toronto poet and essayist MAUREEN SCOTT HARRIS has published three collections of poetry: A Possible Landscape (Brick Books, 1993), Drowning Lessons (Pedlar Press, 2004), […]

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Friday’s opus

THIS WEEK | THURSDAY FRIDAY NIGHT POETS ULRIKKA S. GERNES + CASSIDY MCFADZEAN FRIDAY APRIL 21ST Doors 6:30 Poetry 7-ish knife | fork | book at Rick’s Cafe | 281 Augusta Avenue | Kensington Market | Toronto CASSIDY MCFADZEAN is the author of Hacker Packer (McClelland & Stewart 2015), winner of two Saskatchewan Book Awards and shortlisted for […]

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Tuesday with Kitty

The unexpected pleasure of making a new friend. KITTY LEWIS, the force behind legendary poetry publishing house, BRICK BOOKS visits KFB fresh from VERSeFest Ottawa. Photo: KIRBY