Welcome to Canada's FIRST Inclusive Children's Literature Bookmobile Centred Around a Lead Diverse Character!
Countdown to the launch of our Bookmobile
February 18th, 2024!
Excitement is building as we gear up for the launch of The Amazing Zoe Wheels of Wonder! (The expected launch date is February 18th, 2024)
Prepare to be thrilled by the groundbreaking Amazing Zoe Bookmobile! Canada’s first-ever mobile celebration of inclusive children’s literature centred around a diverse lead character is here, and it’s on a mission to bring these inclusive stories closer to our communities.
The Amazing Zoe Bookmobile Vendor Collaboration:
We’re breaking barriers by taking literature to schools, birthday parties, vibrant vendor markets, and more, just in time for the holiday season. Join us in this historic venture as we spread the love for literature, amplifying diverse voices along the way. Don’t miss this exhilarating journey of discovery and unity!
We ask all participating authors to be present at this momentous event. It’s your chance to connect, network, and share the enthusiasm for your current and new readers.
Why you should join:
Children’s authors, seize this unique opportunity as space is limited. Your journey promises increased exposure in various markets, media coverage and more. Join us for numerous event opportunities and abundant access to sell your books. Here, everyone’s a winner.
Eligibility: All children’s book authors seeking to become vendors on The Amazing Zoe Wheels of Wonder Bookmobile must be based in Canada.
Term Duration: Each vendor term is for a duration of 60 days. Vendors have the option to renew your contract at the end of the term. Should there be any delays, your term will begin as soon as we launch of which you will be notified.
Vendor Terms and Conditions for The Amazing Zoe
Wheels of Wonder Bookmobile
Monthly Fee: The monthly fee is $300 CAD plus 15% of your total monthly sales per term.
Save $50 on your application fee if payment is received in FULL by December 31st, 2023.
For partial payments, $300 is due with your application, the balance is due on or before February 1st, 2024.
Applications are considered INCOMPLETE until paid in full and cannot be placed on the bookmobile until all fees are received.
Refunds: All fees are nonrefundable. Should you want to defer your term for a later time, please contact me to make arrangements. Please note that fees are subject to change.
No Additional Fees: There are no additional fees required for the Bookmobile’s appearance at various markets or events during your term. This fee includes all vendor events for the specified 60-day term. If we have been invited to any indoor events, your books will also be made available for sale during your term (unless otherwise specified).
Payment Schedule: Payout to vendors will occur on the 10th of each month. If the 10th falls on a weekend, payment will be forwarded on the next business day.
Titles: There is a limit of 1 title per author that is already included in your monthly fee. If you would like to add multiple titles, there will be an additional fee of $35 per title, per month. This rate applies to independent authors ONLY. If you are a publishing house with multiple titles, please contact me directly at [email protected] for pricing.
Stocking and Restocking: Vendors are asked to provide 15 copies of their title(s) to begin. You will be notified when a restock is required. Drop off for your books ALL MUST BE SCHEDULED.
The drop-off location is 600 Matheson Blvd W, Unit 5, Mississauga, ON L5R 4C1 between 10 AM-2 PM, Monday-Friday. Evening drop-offs will be at a different location (Winston Churchill and Dundas). Please contact Valene at 647-448-4630 or email [email protected] to arrange all drop-off times.
Lost or Stolen Items: The Amazing Zoe Wheels of Wonder Bookmobile is not responsible for lost, stolen or damaged items.
By registering as a vendor on The Amazing Zoe Wheels of Wonder Bookmobile, you agree to adhere to these terms and conditions. We look forward to showcasing your wonderful children’s books to young readers in the Greater Toronto Area/across Canada and fostering a love for reading and imagination!