[SOLD OUT] MEET-AND-GREET: Tika the Iggy and Thomas Shapiro

Fashionista, poet, cucumber enthusiast, human rights advocate—and she still gets 20 hours of sleep per day


Please note: this event is SOLD OUT. Due to limited time with the authors, there will not be a standby line available. We recommend arriving early to join the line.

The Instagram– and TikTok–beloved Italian Greyhound from Canada visits our Lake Forest Park store for a meet-and-greet with fans! Purchase of Tika's new book, Tika the Iggy: Lessons in Life, Love and, Fashion, is required to join the signing line. Tika will be joined by her "second-favorite dad," Thomas Shapiro.

What you need to know:

  • This meet-and-greet will take place in our Den from 6pm to 8pm. Tickets are required to join the line.
  • Each ticket comes with a copy of the event's featured book and admit 2 attendees into the signing line.
  • Tickets must be purchased through Eventbrite. Pre-order of the book will not grant you access to the event.
  • If you are unable to attend the event, your book will be placed on hold at our Lake Forest Park store. You may request to have your book placed on hold at our Ravenna or Seward Park location. Please allow time for transfer.

Access your ticket on Eventbrite here

About Tika the Iggy: Lessons in Life, Love, and Fashion. . .

From fashion to activism, hosting to travel, Tika the Iggy is your guide to living your best life from one of the most fashionable social media stars on the planet. Packed with adorable images of Tika in outstanding outfits, Tika the Iggy is must-have for any Tika fan, or anyone who needs more fabulousness in their life.

Tika is an Italian Greyhound from Canada. She's a fashionista, poet, cucumber enthusiast and human rights advocate, and still gets 20 hours of sleep per day. Since 2016, she's been chronicling her looks and adventures on the internet, amassing over three million followers on social media, and has walked the runway in Vancouver, and sat front row during Fashion Week in Paris, Milan, and New York City. Her first book, Tika the Iggy and Her Fashion Tour, was published in 2021. She lives and plays (and naps) in Montréal with her dads, siblings, and puppy sister Kala. Follow her on Instagram @tikatheiggy and TikTok @tikatheiggy.

Thomas Shapiro is very proud to be Tika’s “second-favorite dad.” He is also a photographer, costume designer, and content creator just to name a few.

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