Why Story Emporium?
The Story Emporium supports local creators across multiple mediums and acts as a bridge between them and their audiences. Without that bridge, students, parents, and teachers might never discover the treasure of talented artists who call Manitoba home. Manitoba publishers, authors, illustrators, musicians, game makers, and comic creators who make up the Story Emporium are a community who support each other, are proud to be based in Manitoba, and pleased to share their work with you.
Great reasons to host The Story Emporium
-Introduce local creators to students, parents, and teachers.
-Receive a cheque for 12% of sales.
-Receive a 15% discount on items ordered for library or
-Support Manitoba’s artists, creative community, and
-Grow awareness of Manitoba’s artistic community.
Celebrate a wealth of Manitoba media
Receive cash for your school
In exchange for hosting a Story Emporium (elementary or middle grade) or Emporium (high school) book fair, your school will receive 12% of total before-tax sales.
No need to find volunteers; we take care of everything on your event day. Our customer service specialists set up your book fair, track sales and orders, and pack up at the end.
We'll provide you with catalogues to distribute to your students and posters to hang on your walls. All you need to do is provide a few tables in your library and promote the event with gusto.
The Story Emporium was created by Rebelight Publishing Inc.,
a traditional, Manitoba-based publisher. Established in 2014,
Rebelight specializes in Canadian-authored fiction for young people.