PARTICIPATING AUTHORS

This is a list of authors who have opted in to the Ontario Writers-in-the-Schools program. You can sort the list by clicking on the column headers or search by city/province, genre, intended audience, and/or Equity Initiative identifiers. Click the author's name to view their profile page and contact information.

Author City Genre Intended Audience Equity Initiative
Cader, Fathima Toronto, Ontario
BIPOC,
Savage, Candace Saskatoon, Saskatchewan Non-fiction, including children's literature
Mezghanni, Samar Samir Ottawa, Ontario fiction, non-fiction, academic research
BIPOC,
Flash, The Alberta, Alberta Sci-Fi, Thriller, Adventure, Technology, Life Age 15-20
BIPOC,
Kachala, Elaine Toronto, Ontario Nonfiction, middle grade children, middle grade (4-8), 9-12 years
Rosen, Rachel TORONTO, Ontario fantasy, sci-fi, eco-fiction, non-fiction
Living with a disability,
Hilles, Robert Nanaimo, _none Poetry and Fiction
Subramanian Kanta, Sneha Greater Toronto Area, Ontario Poetry, Creative Nonfiction, Fiction, Hybrid
BIPOC,
Koop, Gregory Edmonton, Alberta Literary Fiction
Living with a disability,
Morton, Mark Kitchener, Ontario Creative non-fiction; dystopian fiction High school
Jabara, Albert Ottawa, Ontario
Brewster, Hugh Toronto, Ontario
LGBTQI2S,
Blunt, Giles Toronto, Ontario Fiction, Screenplay, Poetry
De Sa, Anthony Toronto, Ontario Literary Fiction High School
Raffan, James Seeley's Bay, Ontario
Tullson, Diane , _none Fiction Grade 7-12
Maitland, Colette Gananoque, Ontario Fiction
Capilongo, Domenico Toronto, Ontario Poetry, Prose High School
Deckha, Nitin Toronto, Ontario
BIPOC,
Leveille, Kathy-Diane Quispamsis, New Brunswick
Simmers, Bren Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island Poetry and creative non-fiction
Elder, R. Bruce Toronto, Ontario High-school art students
Boughton, Noelle Toronto, Ontario Non-fiction Youth and young adults interested in Canadian literature.
Davies, Lynn Fredericton, New Brunswick poetry, essays, reviews, freelance pieces, also poems and stories for children Grades 1 to 12
Little, Melanie Toronto, Ontario
Deen, Natasha Edmonton, Alberta K-12
BIPOC,
Kerbel, Deborah Thornhill, Ontario Children's Literature
de Leeuw, Sarah Lake Country, British Columbia Poetry, Literary Non-Fiction, Academic/Research Grade 7 and above
Cavanagh, Paul London, Ontario Literary fiction
Zeman, Ludmila Montreal, Quebec
Colwell, Stephen New Lowell, Ontario Spirituality, New Age, Historical Fiction High School /University Level
Dionne, JoAnn Victoria, British Columbia Nonfiction
Walsh, Susan Wakefield, Quebec Non-fiction and Fiction grade three and up
MacLean, Wendy Jean Brockville, Ontario Poetry young adult, or children
Parchewsky, Carol Ann Calgary, Alberta
Carter, Kern Toronto, Ontario High school students at any reading level
BIPOC,
Friedman, Kathy Toronto, Ontario Fiction, creative nonfiction
LGBTQI2S, Living with a disability,
DeLuca, Marjorie (M.M.) Winnipeg, Manitoba Contemporary and historical suspense, YA science fiction grades 10-12
Rosenblum, Rebecca Toronto, Ontario Fiction
Reaume, Marilyn Stoney Creek, Ontario Children's Poetry 8-14 years of age
Giuliano, David Marathon, Ontario Fiction, Creative Non-Fiction, Memoir Students interested in writing
Ryan, Mike Millbrook, Ontario
Neville, Kim Vancouver, British Columbia
Potvin, Lorrie Kingston, Ontario
BIPOC, LGBTQI2S,
Russell, Jason London, Ontario
Marques, Irene Toronto, University, College, High School
McLeod, Darrel Sooke, British Columbia Memoir
BIPOC, LGBTQI2S,
Wickenden, David Greater Sudbury, Ontario Thriller elementary, high school
Ramadan, Danny Vancouver, British Columbia Fiction, non-fiction, memoir, children books
BIPOC, LGBTQI2S,
Partridge, Shawna Sudbury, Ontario Fiction; Historical Fiction; Nonfiction
Goulden, Alban New Westminster, British Columbia
Mook-Sang, Jennifer Burlington, Ontario Picture Books, Middle Grade Fiction
BIPOC,
Graziani, Edy , Ontario Various
Barwin, Gary Hamilton, Ontario fiction, poetry, children's literature, non-fiction
Lazurko, Anne Weyburn, Saskatchewan Fiction; Poetry Adult ages 16 to 100
Dunnion, Kristyn Toronto, Ontario Speculative Fiction, primarily grade 9 and higher
LGBTQI2S,
Bushkowsky, Aaron Vancouver,
Bloom, Ronna Toronto, Ontario Poetry 10 and up. Grade 3 and up.
Malone, Stephens Gerard , _none
LGBTQI2S,
Haynes, Diane BURNABY, British Columbia narrative fiction, creative non-fiction, poetry, young adult
Rothman, Claire Montreal, Quebec fiction: novels, stories upper grade high school, college and CEGEP, university
Boers, Arthur Toronto, Ontario
Hunter, Bruce Toor hill, Ontario
Living with a disability,
Theis, Leona Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Saskatchewan Fiction, Personal essay, Memoir High school students
Living with a disability,
Wider, Tini Burnaby, British Columbia
Cunningham, Francine Cree, Metis, Settler, Alberta Fiction, Poetry, Creative non-fiction, Screen all grades
BIPOC,
Butler Hallett, Michelle St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador Literary-historical fiction. I write gentle hybrids -- whatever I need to serve my story.
Living with a disability,
Dunn, Claire Ross TORONTO, Ontario
Hoang, Jolie Phuong Fonthill, Ontario Creative Nonfiction Memoir and Fiction
Sara, Harpreet Surrey, British Columbia Fiction
BIPOC,
Duarte, Marilyn Toronto, Ontario Creative Non-Fiction, Memoir, and Screenwriting
Diaczuk, Doug Thunder Bay, Ontario Fiction
Johnson, Natalee Antoinette Brampton, Ontario Children, Poetry, Non-Fiction, Fiction Kindergarten to College/University
BIPOC,
A Ghadery, Hollay , Ontario
BIPOC, Living with a disability,
Guenther, Faye Toronto, Ontario
Barron, Joelle Fort Frances, Ontario Poetry/Fiction
LGBTQI2S,
Hussain, Salma toronto, Ontario Children and Adult Fiction
Sulaiman, Sonia Windsor, Ontario speculative fiction, fantasy
BIPOC, LGBTQI2S, Living with a disability,
Piudik, Jaclyn Toronto, Ontario Poetry
Drobnies, Adrienne Vancouver, All grades
So, Vicki Toronto, Ontario
BIPOC,
Johnston, Simon Vancouver, British Columbia High School
Frey, J.M. Toronto, Ontario
LGBTQI2S,
Carmichael, L. E. Trenton, Ontario Children's Literature Grades 4-6
Harris-Callway, Madeleine Toronto, Ontario Crime Fiction
Armstrong, Théodora North Vancouver, British Columbia Fiction
Favro, Terri Toronto, Ontario Science fiction and popular science Senior high school (grade 11 and up)
Ruth, Elizabeth Toronto, Ontario
LGBTQI2S,
Oron, Judie Toronto, Ontario ages 14+
Graham, Monica Sundridge, Nova Scotia non-fiction... so far! any, but not all at the same time
Olding, Susan Victoria, British Columbia
Greco, Heidi Surrey, British Columbia poetry, critical writing, fiction My materials are best suited to high school or post-secondary settings.
Couture, Pauline Toronto, Ontario Documentary, Comedy, Business and Technical, Speechwriting, etc. any
Living with a disability,
Tregebov, Rhea Vancouver, British Columbia
Hale, Michael Elora, Ontario
Smith, Michael Kelowna, British Columbia fiction, poetry, creative nonfiction/memoir, screenwriting, comedy. High School
LGBTQI2S,
Goldstein, Dana Calgary, Alberta Memoir, Middle Grade Fiction, YA Fiction
Mardero, Adam , Ontario
LGBTQI2S, Living with a disability,
Botha, Danila Toronto, Ontario
Living with a disability,
Hughes, Alison Edmonton, Alberta Children's Literature, Short Fiction
Roitman, Gina St-Colomban, Quebec literary fiction, short stories, memoir, biography
Koops, Victoria , Saskatchewan Young Adult, Middle Years, Children's Fiction
Maxymiw, Anna ,
Hoque, shahanaz Mississauga, Ontario Jk to 12
Scharper, Hilary Toronto, Ontario Fiction/Non-fiction Nature writing/Multimodal Fiction and Non-fiction
Hrab, Naseem Toronto, Ontario Children's Writing; Comedy Writing; Personal Essays Grades K and up / Ages 5 and up
BIPOC,
Bailey, Jen Ottawa, Ontario Children's fiction
bennett, andrea Tiskwat (Powell River), British Columbia Nonfiction, poetry
LGBTQI2S,
Henderson, Doley T'karonto, Ontario fiction, creative nonfiction, flash, lyric essay
Turnbull, Bryn Toronto, Ontario Historical Fiction
Clark, Richard Oakville, Ontario Children's/chapter books/middle grade books
Blackburn McBride, Robin Gatineau, Quebec Fiction, Poetry
Körner, Miriam Air Ronge, Saskatchewan Young Adult, Children's Book, Fiction, Non-Fiction k-12
Promislow, Dawn Toronto, Ontario Literary fiction
MacLeod, Kirsteen , Ontario
Rabbani, Waheed Grimsby, Ontario Historical Fiction
Paul, Julie Victoria,
Farnsworth, Vanessa Creston, British Columbia Fiction, Short Fiction, Journalism, Screenwriting
Walker, Ruth Oshawa, Ontario Fiction (adult & young adult), poetry and creative nonfiction High school students
Hathaway, Luke Halifax, Nova Scotia poetry, essays, libretti, plays
LGBTQI2S,
Nuttall-Smith, Ben White Rock, British Columbia Grades 2 – 5
Fallis, Terry Toronto, Ontario Students
Merrell, Mar'ce Cochrane, Alberta Young Adult, Adult, Fiction, Non-Fiction High School Students
Doctor, Farzana Etobicoke, Ontario literary fiction and poetry
BIPOC, LGBTQI2S,
Skrypuch, Marsha Brantford, Ontario fiction, narrative non-fiction all grades, plus adult, college and university
Scrimger, Richard Toronto, Ontario Mid-school and YA novels, usually quirky.
Crook, Marion Gibsons, British Columbia memoir, cozy mysteries teens or adults
Kilbourne, Christina Bracebridge, Ontario
Hannis, Alexia Toronto, Ontario Non-fiction
Graham, Taylor Marie Cambridge, Ontario
John, Jeremy Sudbury, Ontario short stories / middle grade / young adult grades 4-8
DeLeskie, Jennifer Montreal, Quebec
Rigg, Brian Toronto, Ontario Poetry
BIPOC, LGBTQI2S,
Grace Stewart, Heather , _none
Nyoka, Gail Slocan Park, British Columbia Children's and adult Grades 4 - 6
BIPOC,
Rosner, Anna Toronto, Ontario Children's books, essays
BEATTIE, ANNE-MARIE Oshawa, Ontario FICTION/NON FICTION
Gentile, Leslie Brentwood Bay, British Columbia middle grade fiction
BIPOC,
Weiser, Richard Toronto, Poetry, nonfiction, drama, fiction
Canon, Ian Edmonton, Alberta
BIPOC,
Grisenthwaite, Gord Kingsville, Ontario
BIPOC, Living with a disability,
Angelo, Lexie , Alberta Crime/Mystery, Short Story, Non-Fiction - Food.
O'Cinneide, C.S. Guelph, Ontario thriller, crime, horror
Shenher, Lorimer Burnaby, British Columbia
LGBTQI2S,
Carley, Rod North Bay, Ontario Literary Fiction
Crown, Bruce Toronto, Ontario Literary, Drama, Neo-noir
BIPOC,
Perry, Daniel Toronto, Ontario Fiction
O'Connor, Heather Peterborough, Ontario Children's books, picture books, young adult fiction, nonfiction, short stories, speculative fiction, historical fiction..
Pinkney, Jeff Haliburton and Baden, Ontario Children's Literature and Poetry Grades 2-5
Thompson, Kim Salt Spring Island,
Kerrin, Jessica Halifax, Nova Scotia Children's books: middle readers, chapter books, picture books grades P-6
McLeod, Heather Thunder Bay, Ontario preschool to high school
Winters, Kari-Lynn St. Catharines, Ontario Toddlers, Children, Parents, Teachers
Code, Devon Peterborough, Ontario literary fiction
Maruno, Jennifer Burlington, Ontario Children's Literature
Hughes, Susan Toronto, Ontario children's books, YA
Abbott, Elizabeth Toronto, Ontario Nonfiction, Historical fiction
Kertes, Joseph , Ontario
Mirolla, Michael Hamilton, Ontario Fiction, poetry, plays
Hutsell-Manning, Linda Cobourg, ON, Ontario Fiction, memoir, poetry, playwriting, juvenile novels, picture books Kindergarten to Grade 3 - picture books and play creation Grade 4 to 6 or 7 - time-travel novels, play writing Grade 7 to 12 - short stories, novel, play writing Adult - Fiction, memoir, poetry, play writing, juvenile novels, picture books
Beiser, Vince Vancouver, British Columbia Literary Nonfiction
Chong, Kevin Vancouver, British Columbia
BIPOC,
Broadbent, Laura Montreal, Quebec Poetry
Platana, Janette Peterborough, Ontario
Warner, Andrea Vancouver, British Columbia Non-fiction
Dickson, Alessia Toronto, Ontario Young Adult Fantasy Grades 5-12 (12-18 year olds). My presentation can be modified to fit different grades and reading levels upon request.
Living with a disability,
Malik, Tāriq VANCOUVER, British Columbia Poetry / Literary & Creative Historical Fiction / BC / Vancouver / Punjab / Colonial India / Pakistan / History / 1947 Indian Partition / Research / Teach / Explore Culture & History & Literature All
BIPOC,
Yin, Anna Mississauga, Ontario Poetry grade 2-12
BIPOC,
Babcock, Heather Toronto, Ontario Literary fiction, historical fiction
LGBTQI2S,
Thors, K.B. Red Deer, Alberta Poetry, creative non-fiction, screenwriting.
LGBTQI2S, Living with a disability,
Corr, John Hamilton, Ontario Middle Grade fiction Grades 5-12
Macpherson Vukusic, Tamara Kamloops, British Columbia
D'Izzia, Guglielmo Toronto, Ontario Literary - Mystery - Noir
Flanagan, Susan St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador Fiction Junior high-high school
McKenna, Emma Hamilton, Ontario Poetry; N0n-Fiction; Memoir; Speculative Fiction
LGBTQI2S, Living with a disability,
Cassie, Aidan Victoria / Gulf Islands, British Columbia Picture Books either K-2, or grades 3-5
Younge-Ullman, Danielle Toronto, Ontario Adult, Young Adult Middle grade and young adult
Meneghetti, Monica Vancouver, British Columbia creative nonfiction/memoir, literary translation
LGBTQI2S,
Prairie, Katherine Kingston, Ontario
Living with a disability,
Rosenbaum, Bev Katz Toronto, Ontario Young adult Middle schoolers, high schoolers, university students
Sabaye Moghaddam, Maria Ottawa, Ontario Fiction, nonfiction
BIPOC,
Stemp, Heather North Bay, Ontario Historical Fiction Middle grades 4-6 for Amelia & Me YA grades 7-9 for Under Amelia's Wing
Austen, Catherine Gatineau, Quebec children's, YA, adult
Woodward, Caroline New Denver and/or Parksville in 2022, British Columbia short fiction, novels, memoir, essays, travel articles, adult literacy, chapter books 8-11 years, picture books
Sibbald, Barbara Ottawa, Ontario Fiction, nonfiction, journalism
Bustin, Pam Chapleau, Ontario Literary Fiction, Women's Fiction, LGBTQI2S fiction, Drama, Non-Fiction
deMeulles, Richard Sudbury, Ontario High School, creative writing/literature students
Lee, David HAMILTON, Ontario I specialize in YA - 10-18
McNicoll, Sylvia Burlington, ON, Ontario Young adult and children's literature grades 3-6, grades 6-9, High school writers' craft
Gordon, Katherine Palmer Gabriola, British Columbia high school, senior level
gill, lakshmi ,
BIPOC,
Scarsbrook, Richard Toronto, Ontario Adult, Teen, Middle Grade
Malik, Fareh , Ontario Poetry, Creative Non-fiction Grades 9+
BIPOC,
Moulton, donalee Halifax, Nova Scotia Tween or young adult
Silvie, Monica Vancouver, British Columbia Children's fiction and non-fiction K to Grade 4
De Gasperi, Giulia ,
Living with a disability,
Mossallanejad, Ezat Toronto, Ontario flexible
Living with a disability,
Raab, Kelley Ottawa, Ontario
More, David Kingston, Ontario Historical Fiction any
Sorochinsky, Jo Ottawa, Ontario memoir secondary school
Church, Dana L Waterloo, Ontario Nonfiction Grades 2–6
Brewer, Nicole Kitchener, Ontario Fiction High school
LGBTQI2S,
McDiarmid, Jessica Toronto, Ontario
Hoff, Andrea Vancouver, British Columbia comics, nonfction, speculative fiction, graphic memoir
LGBTQI2S, Living with a disability,
van Staalduinen, Brent Hamilton, Ontario Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Grades 7-12
Fisseha, Rebecca Toronto, Ontario Fiction. Non-fiction. High school.
BIPOC,
Thompson, Ron Toronto, Ontario Fiction: satire, historical, contemporary
Vo, Nancy Vancouver, British Columbia Picture Books Ages 7-10
Srigley, Ron Owen Sound, Ontario
Dagnino, Arianna Vancouver, British Columbia Fiction, nonfiction, creative nonfiction, poetry, travel writing, reportage & feature stories, academic writing
Everest, Beth Calgary, Alberta any
Jennings, Peter Midland, Ontario Creative non-fiction any
Shreve, Craig Toronto, Ontario
BIPOC,
Wayne, Joyce Oakville, Ontario
Lapointe, Annette Grande Prairie, Alberta literary fiction, slipstream fiction older teens
Shields, Vanessa Windsor, Ontario Poetry, Memoir, Fiction, Children's Books I can adapt my presentations to meet the age/reading level/grade needed, including shifting presentations to match curriculum.
Draper, Penny Victoria, British Columbia Juvenile Fiction Elementary to high school students
Long, Angela , Ontario poetry, creative nonfiction, fiction
Clayton, Conyer Ottawa, Ontario Poetry, Flash Fiction, Short Story, CNF
LGBTQI2S, Living with a disability,
O'Reilly, Gillian , Ontario Children's books (non-fiction and fiction)
Love, K. Ann King City, ON (short drive to Toronto, Peel, York), Ontario Children's Non Fiction 8-14
Schmidt, René Trenton,, Ontario Junior, Intermediate or Senior Division
Aker, Don Halifax, Nova Scotia Young Adult
Dubé, Paulette Jasper, Alberta poetry and prose
Miskonoodinkwe Smith, Christine Toronto, Ontario Memoir college, university
BIPOC,
Hegele, Sydney Toronto, Ontario Literary fiction, creative nonfiction, personal essays, poetry Grades 4-12
LGBTQI2S, Living with a disability,
Morrison, Geoffrey D. Vancouver, British Columbia Literary fiction
Gordon, Ariel Winnipeg, Manitoba Poetry, Creative Non-Fiction
Kyle, Barbara Guelph, Ontario Thriller, Mystery, Historical
da costa, paulo Calgary, Alberta Fiction, Creative Non-Fiction, Poetry Grade 6+
Wimsett, David Kentville, Nova Scotia Womans Fiction, Historical Fiction, Science Fiction, Fantasy, Speculative Fiction Junior High to High School
Dangi, Jasveer Toronto, Ontario
Saeed, Jamal Kingston, Ontario
Winter, Wendy Squamish, British Columbia Children's Picture Books Preschool to Grade 12
Edgar, Patti Calgary, Alberta Middle Grade
Kessaris, Andreas Montreal,
Silver, Erin Toronto, Ontario middle grade fiction, middle grade nonfiction, picture books grades 5-7
Luby, Brittany , Historical Nonfiction; Children's Picturebooks
Diem, Rebecca Toronto, Ontario speculative, slipstream, science fiction, fantasy, poetry pre-teens & teens, engaged readers
LGBTQI2S,
Flather, /Patti Whitehorse, Yukon
Sicherman, Claire , British Columbia Memoir, Creative Nonfiction, Fiction
Wilson-Yang, Jiaqing Toronto, Ontario
BIPOC, LGBTQI2S, Living with a disability,
Kellogg, Paul Toronto, Ontario Non-Fiction – political economy, social movements
Stewart, Wendi Vaughan, Nova Scotia literary fiction, creative non-fiction high school
BIPOC,
Challenger, Charlene ,
Rice, Waubgeshig Sudbury, Ontario Speculative Fiction, Literary Fiction, Indigenous Fiction
BIPOC,
Roberts, Clea Whitehorse, Yukon
Elza, Daniela Vancouver, British Columbia Poetry & Creative Non-Fiction
Banyard, Antonia Nelson, British Columbia fiction, children's non-fiction, children's fiction 7-14 years, grades 2-8
Backhouse, Frances Victoria, British Columbia Creative Nonfiction
Rivera, Raquel Montreal, Quebec Children's and Young Adult Literature
Kapllani, Perparim TORONTO, Ontario
Endicott, Marina Saskatoon, Saskatchewan
Zimmermann, H. Werner Guelph, Ontario children's picture books K - 8
Sauve, Paulette-Marie Montreal, Quebec all age groups
Hurdle, Crystal North Vancouver, British Columbia
Dean, Leesa KRESTOVA, British Columbia Fiction, Poetry, Non-Fiction Any
Sinclair, Michelle Ottawa, Ontario Literary Fiction
Waterfall, Rhonda , Ontario Literary Fiction
McLellan, Stephanie Simpson Newmarket, Ontario Picture Books, Mid Grade K-3 (for picture books); Grade 5-8 (for mid grade novel)
Yuan-Innes (writing as Melissa Yi), Melissa , Ontario
BIPOC,
Stevenson, Robin Victoria, British Columbia K-12; max 3 grade level spread per session
LGBTQI2S,
Ramsay, Heather Chilliwack, British Columbia Creative non-fiction, fiction, poetry
Crook, Christina Toronto, Ontario
Kipp, Andrew Wellesley, Ontario Horror, Mystery, Speculative Fiction (science fiction/cyber & steampunk/historical fiction), Fantasy, Academic Pre-teen to young adult (12-22)
Living with a disability,
Bedell, Sean Paul Dartmouth, Nova Scotia
Dyer, Hadley Toronto, Ontario
Liburd, Tonya Toronto, Ontario
BIPOC, LGBTQI2S, Living with a disability,
Marshall, Yolanda T. Toronto, Ontario PICTURE BOOKS All
BIPOC,
Somerville, Janet Toronto, Ontario Literary nonfiction and fiction Grade 6 and up
Coccia, Paul Toronto, Ontario Children's and Young Adult
LGBTQI2S,
Gaughan, Laura Rock Lakefield, Ontario High school
Vincent, John Emil Montreal, Quebec
LGBTQI2S,
Wheaton, Margo Halifax, Nova Scotia Poetry
Living with a disability,
Galat, Joan Marie Greater Edmonton Region, Alberta Presentations available for K-12, mixed age groups, and family audiences.
Henderson, Patricia Kingston, Ontario
Sylvester, Kevin Toronto, Ontario all ages, but primarily K-3 and 4-8
Rice, Bruce Regina, Saskatchewan Grade 9 and up
Lendrum, Bonnie Carlisle, Ontario Fiction; Literary Fiction
Enns, Karen Victoria, British Columbia
Roy, Zoë Toronto, Ontario Grade 11 and 12
BIPOC,
Laidlaw, Rob Toronto, Ontario
Porter, Anna Toronto, Ontario fiction and non-fiction
McGill, Robert Hamilton, Ontario
Living with a disability,
Henighan, Stephen ,
Staunton, Ted Port Hope, Ontario all genres for young readers: picture books, novels, YA, graphic novels, non-fiction as above, different presentations for all ages and grades
Moore, Christopher Toronto, ON, Middle school to high school
Watt, Kelly Hamilton, Ontario, Ontario Fiction, non-fiction, poetry
Ens, Sarah Winnipeg, Manitoba Poetry, Creative Nonfiction
Alladin, Erin Parry Sound region, Ontario Children's Nonfiction Grades K-3 (can be adapted for older grades)
LGBTQI2S, Living with a disability,
Peck, Frances North Vancouver, British Columbia Literary fiction secondary school
Cottrill, Jeff Toronto, Ontario Satire, humour, spoken word, mystery
Rao-Robinson, Anitha MILTON, Ontario Grades K-12
BIPOC,
Fahner, Kim Sudbury, Ontario poetry, plays, prose (creative non-fiction essays, short stories, novels) Gr 3-12
Blake, Becky Toronto, Ontario
Johnson, J. (Julie) New Denmark, New Brunswick mystery/suspense novels, poetry, plays/musicals, short stories any age above Grade 4
Living with a disability,
Jain, Mahak , Ontario Adult Fiction; Children's Fiction
BIPOC,
Byrne, Jake , Ontario Poetry, nonfiction, copy, editorial
LGBTQI2S, Living with a disability,
Kadarusman, Michelle Toronto, Ontario Middle-grade fiction, Picture books
Warren, Jane Baird Ayer's Cliff, Quebec Middle grade historical
Grundy, Susan Montreal and Bolton-ouest, Quebec Fiction and narrative nonfiction
Bennett, Carolyn Brockville, Ontario Fiction, non-fiction, plays, screenplays Grade 11-12
Browne, Christene Toronto, Ontario Literary Fiction, Science Fiction, Women's Fiction
BIPOC,
Saravia, Alejandro Brossard, Quebec
BIPOC,
Lockhart, D.A. Waawiiyaatanong/Moravian of the Thames, Ontario Poetry, Essays, Short Fiction, Novels
BIPOC,
Revelle, Richard Napanee, Ontario Young Adult and Adult Grades Jk to 12
BIPOC,
Cayley, Kate Toronto, Ontario Fiction/Drama/Poetry
LGBTQI2S,
Hohn, Nadia Toronto, Ontario Children's books
BIPOC,
Powell, Marie Regina, Saskatchewan Historical Fantasy; Speculative Fiction K to Adult (Grades 3-5; 8-10)
Bolen, Dennis E Victoria, British Columbia Fiction, criticism, journailsm.
Blomer, Yvonne Victoria, British Columbia Poetry, Memoir and Fiction
Brenna, Beverley Saskatoon, Saskatchewan Young Adult (novels; short stories); Middle Grade (novels); Poetry (juvenile); Picture Books PreK - Grade 12
Lakoseljac, Bianca Tiny, Ontario Novels, short stories, poetry, essays, book reviews
Sol, Adam Toronto, Ontario Poetry, Nonfiction
Cotter, Charis St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador Picture books, middle-grade fiction, non-fiction history, children's biography, middle-grade non-fiction Grades 4 to 6
Madott, Darlene Etobicoke, Toronto, Ontario Literary Fiction HIGH SCHOOL
Douglas, Ann Golden Lake, Ontario Non-fiction
Gallander, Benj Toronto, Ontario
Dumas, Jacqueline Dartmouth, Nova Scotia Fiction, Memoir, Nonfiction
LGBTQI2S,
DWYER, MAGGIE 1526 Pilger's Road, Nipissing ON , P0H1W0, Ontario FICTION
Ahang-Mehdawi, Parastu , Ontario Non-Fiction
BIPOC,
Bell, Vanessa Québec, Quebec poetry + novel
London, Erica Oshawa, Ontario Children Children ,JK-grade 8
BIPOC,
McIlhone, Donnie Port Hood, Nova Scotia Fiction and editorials High School and Post-Secondary levels.
Edwards, Frank B Westport, Ontario Children's non-fiction, Adult non-fiction, Picture books. Schools (primary to young adult) Schools (grades one to 9)
VanSickle, Vikki Toronto, Ontario Kindergarten to Grade 10
Taylor, Wanda Mississauga, Ontario all age levels
BIPOC,
Carranza, Leonarda Brampton, Ontario
BIPOC,
Roy, Ian Ottawa, Ontario Fiction, Poetry Grades 3 to 6
Reilly, Jim Calgary, Alberta Non-Fiction, Biography, Fiction
Walker, Marcia Montreal, Quebec
Barrett, Gavin Toronto, Ontario All
BIPOC,
Rykov, Mary Toronto, Ontario poetry
Living with a disability,
Albanese, Eleanor Thunder Bay, Ontario Historical Fiction- Creative Non-Fiction- Poetry Grades JK to 12
Hamilton, Patti-Kay Fort Smith, Northwest Territories children to college
Hetherington, Victoria Toronto, Ontario science fiction, spec-fic, literary, Canadian
LGBTQI2S,
Demchuk, David St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador Horror/Literary Grade 10 +
LGBTQI2S, Living with a disability,
Kovala, Liisa Naughton, Ontario Historical Fiction, Short Stories, Creative Non-fiction 9-12
Berg, Sharon Charlottetown, NL, A0C 1L0, Newfoundland and Labrador poetry, fiction, nonfiction Grade 2 to adult
Paterson, Pamela Kingston, Ontario Fiction, non-fiction
Brownlee, Maureen , Literary Fiction
Barker, Michelle Vancouver, British Columbia Historical fiction, fantasy, YA, picture book, short fiction, non-fiction, poetry Historical fiction: grades 9-12 Picture book: grades 1-3
Conn, Heather Vancouver/Sunshine Coast, British Columbia Creative nonfiction; short and long prose; picture book fiction; screenwriting, short drama and documentary Kindergarten, grades 1-3; high school
Rouse Barbeau, Jennifer North Bay, Ontario Contemporary fiction; general and young adult audiences
Goldstone, Gabriele Winnipeg, Manitoba YA HIstorical Fiction Grades 9 and up
Hodge, Deborah Vancouver, British Columbia Children's books
Lazarus, Eve Vancouver, BC, British Columbia non-fiction
Elcock, Michael Victoria, British Columbia 6-18
Sandiford, Robert Edison , _none
BIPOC,
Sullivan, Rosemary Toronto, Ontario
Ito, Sally Winnipeg, Manitoba Fiction, Creative Non-fiction, Poetry, Literary poetry translation Elementary/Junior High/High School
BIPOC,
McDonnell, Kathleen Toronto, Ontario all ages
Gonzalez, Alyssa Ottawa, Ontario Speculative fiction High school or older
BIPOC, LGBTQI2S, Living with a disability,
Edwards, Sophie Kagawong, Ontario poetry, interdisciplinary writing all grades
LGBTQI2S, Living with a disability,
Calderone, Andrew , Ontario
Beirne, Luke Francis Saint John, New Brunswick Literary fiction
deGroot, Renny Bewdley, Ontario Historical Fiction, Mystery 7 and up
Marjerrison, Lara Toronto, Ontario Poetry, Fiction, Non-Fiction, Screenwriting Elementary, High School, College
LGBTQI2S,
Wallace, Jade Windsor, Ontario Poetry, fiction Any
LGBTQI2S, Living with a disability,
Gaston, Lise Vancouver,
Cooke, Stephanie Toronto, Ontario Fiction, fantasy, contemporary, acton/adventure, middle-grade, young adult Any, but best suited to middle grade audiences (8-12 years of age)
Sze, Gillian Montreal, Quebec
BIPOC,
Watson, Cristy Surrey, British Columbia
Ashton, Jenn North Vancouver, British Columbia Non Fiction, Fiction, Poetry, Flash Any
BIPOC, Living with a disability,
Desforges, Jaclyn Hamilton, Ontario
LGBTQI2S, Living with a disability,
Nawrocki, Monica Mansons Landing, British Columbia MG/YA middle school
LGBTQI2S,
Michaels, Sean Montreal, Quebec literary fiction, historical fiction, interactive fiction, music criticism
Deligoz, Onder Toronto, Ontario
Jones, Gordon K Toronto, Ontario
Tucker, Heather Ajax, Literary Fiction High school senior
Smith, Kara Ghobhainn Pain Court, Ontario
Pendziwol, Jean E. THUNDER BAY, Ontario Adult Fiction, Children's Literature Pre-K to High School
Joudrey, Matthew Winnipeg, Manitoba any
Silver, Eve St. Catharines, Ontario
Hagen, Jamella whitehorse, Yukon Poetry, fiction, nonfiction Adult, high school, or elementary school.
Harris , Jane Lethbridge, Alberta Creative Non-Fiction, Poetry, Essay, Journalism Grades 7 to 12
Living with a disability,
Wagner, Bernadette Treaty 4, Regina, Saskatchewan Poetry K to 12
Rivera, Patria Toronto, Ontario Poetry
Hussain, Amir Los Angeles,
BIPOC,
MORDECAI, PAMELA CLAIRE TORONTO, Ontario Long and short fiction, poetry, plays all grades; all reading levels
BIPOC, Living with a disability,
Jackson, Melanie Vancouver, British Columbia Mystery One hour to 1.5 hours, depending on the length of the class block
Oltmann, Vanessa Nanaimo, British Columbia
Schwartz, Ellen Burnaby, BC, British Columbia Grades 2 through 8
Krossing, Karen Toronto, Ontario Fiction and nonfiction for children and teens (picture books, novels, short stories) Grades K to 12
LGBTQI2S,
Vitalis, Jessica Waterloo, Ontario 4th-8th grades
William, Eli K.P. Kamakura, Japan, Science fiction, literary fiction, cyberpunk, dystopian literature, Japanese literature Adult
Burgess, Tony Stayner, Ontario
MacDonald, Andrew ,
McPherson, David Waterloo, Ontario Non-Fiction
Upjohn, Rebecca Toronto, Ontario Children's
Lubiw-Hazard, Nadja Toronto, fiction
LGBTQI2S,
Fries, Matthew Kitchener, Ontario Comedy
Hoffman, C.E. Edmonton, Alberta Urban Fantasy, Speculative Fiction, #OwnVoices
LGBTQI2S, Living with a disability,
Wood Barrett, Rebecca Whistler, British Columbia fiction, children's, screenwriting Age 9-12, Grades 4-6
Falk, Deborah Winnipegosis, Manitoba Metis Fiction
BIPOC,
Cross-Blanchard, Molly Vancouver, British Columbia Poetry, Fiction, Nonfiction
BIPOC,
Crowe, Cathy Toronto, Ontario
Kelly, Anne Carmel Dartmouth, Nova Scotia Historical Fiction (Middle Readers) Grades 3-6 (ages 9-12)
Bryant, Daniel Toronto , Ontario Gothic Humour Young Adults who are generally disaffected.
Nesbitt, Karen Montreal, Quebec Young Adult High school Grades 7-12
Camlot, Heather Toronto, Ontario Fiction and nonfiction for children, middle-grade and YA. Historical fiction, contemporary fiction. Students in grades 3+
MacIntyre, Roderick Christina Lake, British Columbia Fiction Grades 4 and up
Groth, Darren Vancouver, British Columbia Literary Fiction, YA Fiction Grades 7-12
Mercer, George North Saanich, National Park Fiction High school - Grades 9+
Dowding, Philippa Toronto, Ontario Middle-grade fiction, YA fiction, poetry Grades 3 and up, also dependent upon the book discussed
Schönmaier, Eleonore , Nova Scotia Poetry, Fiction, Essays
Macpherson, Margaret Deep River, Ontario Junior/ senior high
Phillips, Wendy Gabriola Island, British Columbia Young adult novel in verse upper elementary and high school
Grubisic, Katia Montréal, Quebec
Barton, John Victoria, British Columbia Poetry, Creative Nonfiction, Nonfiction
LGBTQI2S,
Douglas, Tom Oakville, Ontario All
Harlick, R.J. Ottawa, Ontario crime writing high school students interested in becoming a writer
Freeman, Victoria Toronto, Ontario Creative non-fiction
LGBTQI2S,
Charles, Norma Vancouver, British Columbia Picture books and Novels for Middle Grade readers. grades 3-7
Barris, Ted Uxbridge, Ontario
Attema, Martha Powassan, Ontario Realistic Fiction, Middle Grade Kindergarten - grades 9
Minsos, Susan Edmonton, Alberta
Lute, Audrey Gilbert Plaints, Manitoba Graphic Novel/Environment/ Climate/Society Grades 2 to 9
Byggdin, K.R. Halifax, Nova Scotia Fiction
LGBTQI2S,
Pendgracs, Doreen Matlock, Manitoba non-fiction 10 years old and up
Nickel, Barbara Yarrow, British Columbia Poetry/Children's Literature/Creative Nonfiction Adapted to K-12
Ulrich, Maureen Lampman, Saskatchewan Young Adult 12 and up
Velji, Aziz Markham, Ontario Self Help and Personal Development
Christou, Theodore Kingston, Ontario
Living with a disability,
dawn, jimy by the lake, poetics performance position
Lundy, Randy ,
BIPOC,
Torres, Joseph Whitby, Ontario
BIPOC,
Aitken, Neil Regina, Saskatchewan Poetry
BIPOC,
Sharp, Cynthia Vancouver, British Columbia
McBride, Karen ,
BIPOC,
M00re, Tom St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador
Marshall Flaherty, Kate Toronto, Ontario
Living with a disability,
Dolman, AJ Ottawa,
LGBTQI2S, Living with a disability,
Rowntree, Lenore Vancouver/Gibsons, British Columbia Fiction, Non-Fiction, Poetry, Plays High school and upper elementary school
Kastner, Susan Toronto, Ontario
Fischer Guy, Christine Toronto, Ontario fiction, essay, journalism
Oliver, Alexandra Burlington, Ontario Poetry
Leslie, Alex Vancouver, British Columbia
LGBTQI2S,
Tamberg, Urve Toronto, Ontario Historical fiction, Kidlit
Morgan, Dwayne Ajax, Ontario Spoken Word
BIPOC,
Zeman-Spaleny, Linda Toronto, Ontario
Peterson, Lois Nanaimo, Ontario
Polak, Monique Montreal, Quebec all age levels
goodall, lian , Non-fiction, historical fiction.
Bertin, Johanna Smithfield, New Brunswick Biography, Non-fiction
Sadler, Judy-Ann London, Ontario Books for children
Young, Dianne Martensville, Saskatchewan children's, adult non-fiction, poetry Reading is tailored to the grade level. I have done Kindergarten to high school.
Grills, Barry North Bay, Ontario Fiction, Non-Fiction senior post secondary to post-secondary level
Living with a disability,
Macaulay, Regan W. H. Toronto, Ontario Children's literature, including middle-grade and picture books, as well as horror/fantasy-comedy mashups for adult readers K-3
Simpson, Leanne Toshiko Toronto, Ontario Fiction, Creative Nonfiction, Poetry
BIPOC, LGBTQI2S, Living with a disability,
Lafleche, Andrew Eganville, Ontario Poetry, Fiction
Living with a disability,
Shepherd, Andrea Montreal, Quebec Fiction, non-fiction
Williams (Adams/Alexander), Rebekkah Owen Sound, Ontario Fiction, Non-Fiction
Paul, Heather Barrie, Ontario Literary Fiction
Tushabe, Iryn REGINA, Saskatchewan Fiction, Nonfiction, literary journalism
BIPOC,
Frayne, Sharon Niagara on the Lake, Ontario Short Stories, Young Adult Fiction, Adult Speculative Fiction Grades 6 - 12
Donaldson, Ceilidh Montreal, Quebec Fiction, Nonfiction, Children's Fiction, Short Story
Pirani, Ayaz , Ontario Poetry & Fiction
BIPOC,
Iannacci, Elio Toronto, Ontario
LGBTQI2S,
McBurnie, Margarita , Ontario Supernatural Suspense High School, grades 11 to 12 only
Smolash, Naava Vancouver and Montreal, _none
Living with a disability,
Webber, Georgia , Newfoundland and Labrador Graphic Medicine
LGBTQI2S, Living with a disability,
Leggett, Catharine London, Ontario Literary
Heartfield, Kate Ottawa, Ontario Speculative fiction I generally write for adults, but am happy to talk to teens or middle grade students about writing.
LGBTQI2S,
Decter, Nora Winnipeg, Manitoba
Black, Lucy Port Perry, Ontario
Narbonne, Andre Windsor, Ontario
Champagne, Lyse Ottawa, Ontario Literary fiction (novels and short stories), memoir, plays high school grades
Swan, Dane Toronto, Ontario Poetry, spoken word, short fiction
BIPOC,
Westcott, Frank Alliston, Ontario Many Any
Shaben, Carol Vancouver, British Columbia Creative nonfiction, literary journalism middle to high school
BIPOC,
Kidd, Monica Calgary, Alberta non-fiction, fiction, poetry
Grant, Joyce Hamilton, Ontario Illustrated non-fiction
Zweig, Eric Owen Sound, Ontario Sports, Children, Y/A My preference is to present to grades 4 to 6, but I’m comfortable with anything from grades 3 to 12.
Ross, Stuart Will travel., Ontario Any level
Ohi, Ruth Toronto, Ontario Children's Picture Books
BIPOC,
Romanek, Trudee Barrie, ON, Ontario Non-fiction, YA Fiction, stage plays Junior (grade 4 to 6)
Hale, Amanda Hornby Island, BC, British Columbia Fiction, Creative Non-Fiction, Memoir Teens
LGBTQI2S,
Patkau, Karen Toronto, Ontario Nonfiction Picture Books
Haworth-Attard, Barbara London, Ontario YA and middle-grade grades 5 to 12
Bowering, Marilyn Victoria, British Columbia Additional work in film and opera.
Wakelyn, Chelsea Nanaimo, British Columbia Literary fiction
Living with a disability,
Shi, Jane Vancouver, British Columbia Poetry, Creative Non-Fiction, Essays
BIPOC, LGBTQI2S, Living with a disability,
Hahn, Dee Calgary, Alberta Middle grade (grades 4 to 6)
Toews, Mitchell Rennie/Trearty 1 and 3 lands: In the boreal forest just north of the Fiftieth latitude in eastern Manitoba. Situated on Métis land: Anishinabe Waki ᐊᓂᔑᓈᐯᐗᑭ, Manitoba Literary Fiction: Flash Fiction, Short Stories, Novel
Azad, Nafiza Surrey, British Columbia YA Fantasy
BIPOC,
Deed, Jaswant Brampton, Ontario PANJABI AND ASIAN COMMUNITY
Bowes, Lisa , Alberta Children's Literature Gr 1-3 but can adapt to include whole school
Mohamed, Premee Edmonton, Alberta
BIPOC, Living with a disability,
Gunraj, Andrea Toronto, Ontario
Walsh, Helen Toronto, Ontario
Farmand, Sareh , British Columbia Poetry and Screenwriting
BIPOC,
Kent, Ian Vancouver,
Living with a disability,
Heffernan, Virginia Toronto, Ontario Science & Business
Goodhand, Seyward Winnipeg, Manitoba
LGBTQI2S,
Linehan Young, Ida Conception Bay South, Newfoundland and Labrador Historical Fiction
Dickson, Barbara Scarborough, Ontario Fiction, Non-fiction, Screenwriting, Magazine, Newspaper High School
Living with a disability,
DyckFehderau, Ruth Edmonton, Alberta Fiction and Creative Nonfiction
LGBTQI2S, Living with a disability,
Glenn-Copeland, Elizabeth Grey Highlands, Ontario Grade 3 and up
LGBTQI2S, Living with a disability,
Anderson, R.J. Stratford, Ontario MG/YA, Fantasy and Science Fiction Gr. 4 and up
Henderson, Keith Montreal West, Quebec age 16 and up
Kleiber, Marilyn , Ontario Grades seven and eight and high school
Besel, Donna Lac du Bonnet, Manitoba fiction and creative nonfiction kindergarten to grade 12
Lewis, Amanda West Perth, Ontario YA grade 7 +
Robertson, Patricia Winnipeg, Manitoba Fiction, poetry, creative nonfiction Grades 8 to 12
Vlessides, Michael Canmore, Alberta Non-Fiction
Burtinshaw, Julie Vancouver, British Columbia Young Adult, Adult, Fiction, creative fiction, non-fiction, historical High school students
Pigeon, Marguerite Vancouver, British Columbia Poetry, Fiction, Review
Anderson-Dargatz, Gail Salmon Arm, _none Fiction Middle school, high school, literacy learner groups
Bradshaw, Mel Toronto, Ontario crime fiction
Stachniak, Eva TORONTO, Ontario fiction, historical fiction Higher grades, history and humanities students
Jarman, Mark Anthony Fredericton, NB, _none
Gunnery, Sylvia Crescent Beach, NS, Nova Scotia various ages: 13+; 8 - 12; 5 - 7
Thomas, H. Nigel Greenfield Park, Quebec Fiction, poetry
BIPOC, LGBTQI2S,
Li, Vivian (Xiao Wen) Vancouver, British Columbia Fiction (literary and speculative), poetry, plays, screenwriting, creative nonfiction, podcasting, comics, lyrics, TV writing, children's literature
BIPOC, LGBTQI2S, Living with a disability,
Graham, Mary Calgary, Alberta She/her
Bowslaugh, Randi-Lee Welland, Ontario Non-Fiction, Horror, Children's
Living with a disability,
Stewart, Robert Earl Windsor, Ontario
Leslie, Rosella Halfmoon Bay, British Columbia Fiction, Historical Fiction, Non-Fiction, Poetry
Yearington, Tim Kingston and also Kitchizibi Metis Territory (Ottawa/Mattawa River), Ontario Indigenous (Metis-Algonquin) Traditional Knowledge and Worldview High school and up
BIPOC,
Curtis, Andrea Toronto, Ontario Kindergarten to high school
Quon, Anna Halifax, Nova Scotia poetry, literary fiction
BIPOC, Living with a disability,
Norris, Daniela I. Montreal, teens 12-17
Aire, Ekiuwa Oakville, Ontario African History, Black History, History, Children
BIPOC,
Hudson, Allan Dieppe, New Brunswick Action/adventure. Mystery. Historical Fiction. Short Stories. High school
Living with a disability,
Thapa, Manjushree Toronto, Ontario Fiction, literary nonfiction, and literary translation.
BIPOC,
Ramsingh, Priya Etobicoke, Ontario
BIPOC,
Holland, Eva Whitehorse, Yukon
LGBTQI2S,
Farrell Holler, Sue Grande Prairie, Alberta Children's/Young Adult K-3, 4-6, 7-8, 9-12
Donahue, Anne Cambridge, Ontario
McDonell, Regan Toronto, Ontario Mature Young Adult
Radecki, Barbara Toronto, Ontario Young Adult Teens, Aspiring Writers, Book Clubs
Lyall, Casey , Ontario
Gardiner, Elee Vancouver, British Columbia poetry, non fiction
Miller, John Toronto, Ontario Literary Fiction
LGBTQI2S,
Toffanello, Paul Vancouver, BC / New Liskeard, ON, British Columbia Middle Grade Fiction & Children's Illustrated Fiction/Picture Books Grades 4-8 & Grades 1-3
Koller, Katherine Edmonton, Alberta novel, short story, drama, screenplay, nonfiction, poetry, essay Junior and high school: grades 7-12
Callanan, Mark St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador poetry
Bursey, Jeff Edmonton, Alberta Fiction and non-fiction
Bass, Karen Hamilton, Ontario Young Adult & Middle Grade novels Grades 5 to 12.
Canton, Licia Montreal, Quebec fiction, nonfiction, poetry
Šobat, Gail Sidonie Edmonton, Alberta YA Fiction, Fantasy, Poetry; Literary Fiction, Poetry (adults) Grades 4-6, Grades 7-12, adult
Mitchell, Orm Otonabee, Ontario memoir High School
Geddes, Gary Thetis Island, British Columbia Freedom to Read Award (TWUC) High school students
McKay, Sharon Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island Y/A
Khan, Rukhsana Toronto, ON, children's, young adult, adult grades 4 - 8
BIPOC,
Author, City Intended Audience, Genre Equity Initiative
Author: Cader, Fathima
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre:
BIPOC,
Author: Savage, Candace
City: Saskatoon, Saskatchewan
Intended Audience:
Genre: Non-fiction, including children's literature
Author: Mezghanni, Samar Samir
City: Ottawa, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: fiction, non-fiction, academic research
BIPOC,
Author: Flash, The
City: Alberta, Alberta
Intended Audience: Age 15-20
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller, Adventure, Technology, Life
BIPOC,
Author: Kachala, Elaine
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience: children, middle grade (4-8), 9-12 years
Genre: Nonfiction, middle grade
Author: Rosen, Rachel
City: TORONTO, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: fantasy, sci-fi, eco-fiction, non-fiction
Living with a disability,
Author: Hilles, Robert
City: Nanaimo, _none
Intended Audience:
Genre: Poetry and Fiction
Author: Subramanian Kanta, Sneha
City: Greater Toronto Area, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: Poetry, Creative Nonfiction, Fiction, Hybrid
BIPOC,
Author: Koop, Gregory
City: Edmonton, Alberta
Intended Audience:
Genre: Literary Fiction
Living with a disability,
Author: Morton, Mark
City: Kitchener, Ontario
Intended Audience: High school
Genre: Creative non-fiction; dystopian fiction
Author: Jabara, Albert
City: Ottawa, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Brewster, Hugh
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre:
LGBTQI2S,
Author: Blunt, Giles
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: Fiction, Screenplay, Poetry
Author: De Sa, Anthony
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience: High School
Genre: Literary Fiction
Author: Raffan, James
City: Seeley's Bay, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Tullson, Diane
City: , _none
Intended Audience: Grade 7-12
Genre: Fiction
Author: Maitland, Colette
City: Gananoque, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: Fiction
Author: Capilongo, Domenico
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience: High School
Genre: Poetry, Prose
Author: Deckha, Nitin
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre:
BIPOC,
Author: Leveille, Kathy-Diane
City: Quispamsis, New Brunswick
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Simmers, Bren
City: Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island
Intended Audience:
Genre: Poetry and creative non-fiction
Author: Elder, R. Bruce
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience: High-school art students
Genre:
Author: Boughton, Noelle
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience: Youth and young adults interested in Canadian literature.
Genre: Non-fiction
Author: Davies, Lynn
City: Fredericton, New Brunswick
Intended Audience: Grades 1 to 12
Genre: poetry, essays, reviews, freelance pieces, also poems and stories for children
Author: Little, Melanie
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Deen, Natasha
City: Edmonton, Alberta
Intended Audience: K-12
Genre:
BIPOC,
Author: Kerbel, Deborah
City: Thornhill, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: Children's Literature
Author: de Leeuw, Sarah
City: Lake Country, British Columbia
Intended Audience: Grade 7 and above
Genre: Poetry, Literary Non-Fiction, Academic/Research
Author: Cavanagh, Paul
City: London, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: Literary fiction
Author: Zeman, Ludmila
City: Montreal, Quebec
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Colwell, Stephen
City: New Lowell, Ontario
Intended Audience: High School /University Level
Genre: Spirituality, New Age, Historical Fiction
Author: Dionne, JoAnn
City: Victoria, British Columbia
Intended Audience:
Genre: Nonfiction
Author: Walsh, Susan
City: Wakefield, Quebec
Intended Audience: grade three and up
Genre: Non-fiction and Fiction
Author: MacLean, Wendy Jean
City: Brockville, Ontario
Intended Audience: young adult, or children
Genre: Poetry
Author: Parchewsky, Carol Ann
City: Calgary, Alberta
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Carter, Kern
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience: High school students at any reading level
Genre:
BIPOC,
Author: Friedman, Kathy
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: Fiction, creative nonfiction
LGBTQI2S, Living with a disability,
Author: DeLuca, Marjorie (M.M.)
City: Winnipeg, Manitoba
Intended Audience: grades 10-12
Genre: Contemporary and historical suspense, YA science fiction
Author: Rosenblum, Rebecca
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: Fiction
Author: Reaume, Marilyn
City: Stoney Creek, Ontario
Intended Audience: 8-14 years of age
Genre: Children's Poetry
Author: Giuliano, David
City: Marathon, Ontario
Intended Audience: Students interested in writing
Genre: Fiction, Creative Non-Fiction, Memoir
Author: Ryan, Mike
City: Millbrook, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Neville, Kim
City: Vancouver, British Columbia
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Potvin, Lorrie
City: Kingston, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre:
BIPOC, LGBTQI2S,
Author: Russell, Jason
City: London, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Marques, Irene
City: Toronto,
Intended Audience: University, College, High School
Genre:
Author: McLeod, Darrel
City: Sooke, British Columbia
Intended Audience:
Genre: Memoir
BIPOC, LGBTQI2S,
Author: Wickenden, David
City: Greater Sudbury, Ontario
Intended Audience: elementary, high school
Genre: Thriller
Author: Ramadan, Danny
City: Vancouver, British Columbia
Intended Audience:
Genre: Fiction, non-fiction, memoir, children books
BIPOC, LGBTQI2S,
Author: Partridge, Shawna
City: Sudbury, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: Fiction; Historical Fiction; Nonfiction
Author: Goulden, Alban
City: New Westminster, British Columbia
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Mook-Sang, Jennifer
City: Burlington, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: Picture Books, Middle Grade Fiction
BIPOC,
Author: Graziani, Edy
City: , Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: Various
Author: Barwin, Gary
City: Hamilton, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: fiction, poetry, children's literature, non-fiction
Author: Lazurko, Anne
City: Weyburn, Saskatchewan
Intended Audience: Adult ages 16 to 100
Genre: Fiction; Poetry
Author: Dunnion, Kristyn
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience: grade 9 and higher
Genre: Speculative Fiction, primarily
LGBTQI2S,
Author: Bushkowsky, Aaron
City: Vancouver,
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Bloom, Ronna
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience: 10 and up. Grade 3 and up.
Genre: Poetry
Author: Malone, Stephens Gerard
City: , _none
Intended Audience:
Genre:
LGBTQI2S,
Author: Haynes, Diane
City: BURNABY, British Columbia
Intended Audience:
Genre: narrative fiction, creative non-fiction, poetry, young adult
Author: Rothman, Claire
City: Montreal, Quebec
Intended Audience: upper grade high school, college and CEGEP, university
Genre: fiction: novels, stories
Author: Boers, Arthur
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Hunter, Bruce
City: Toor hill, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Living with a disability,
Author: Theis, Leona
City: Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Saskatchewan
Intended Audience: High school students
Genre: Fiction, Personal essay, Memoir
Living with a disability,
Author: Wider, Tini
City: Burnaby, British Columbia
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Cunningham, Francine
City: Cree, Metis, Settler, Alberta
Intended Audience: all grades
Genre: Fiction, Poetry, Creative non-fiction, Screen
BIPOC,
Author: Butler Hallett, Michelle
City: St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador
Intended Audience:
Genre: Literary-historical fiction. I write gentle hybrids -- whatever I need to serve my story.
Living with a disability,
Author: Dunn, Claire Ross
City: TORONTO, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Hoang, Jolie Phuong
City: Fonthill, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: Creative Nonfiction Memoir and Fiction
Author: Sara, Harpreet
City: Surrey, British Columbia
Intended Audience:
Genre: Fiction
BIPOC,
Author: Duarte, Marilyn
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: Creative Non-Fiction, Memoir, and Screenwriting
Author: Diaczuk, Doug
City: Thunder Bay, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: Fiction
Author: Johnson, Natalee Antoinette
City: Brampton, Ontario
Intended Audience: Kindergarten to College/University
Genre: Children, Poetry, Non-Fiction, Fiction
BIPOC,
Author: A Ghadery, Hollay
City: , Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre:
BIPOC, Living with a disability,
Author: Guenther, Faye
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Barron, Joelle
City: Fort Frances, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: Poetry/Fiction
LGBTQI2S,
Author: Hussain, Salma
City: toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: Children and Adult Fiction
Author: Sulaiman, Sonia
City: Windsor, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: speculative fiction, fantasy
BIPOC, LGBTQI2S, Living with a disability,
Author: Piudik, Jaclyn
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: Poetry
Author: Drobnies, Adrienne
City: Vancouver,
Intended Audience: All grades
Genre:
Author: So, Vicki
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre:
BIPOC,
Author: Johnston, Simon
City: Vancouver, British Columbia
Intended Audience: High School
Genre:
Author: Frey, J.M.
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre:
LGBTQI2S,
Author: Carmichael, L. E.
City: Trenton, Ontario
Intended Audience: Grades 4-6
Genre: Children's Literature
Author: Harris-Callway, Madeleine
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: Crime Fiction
Author: Armstrong, Théodora
City: North Vancouver, British Columbia
Intended Audience:
Genre: Fiction
Author: Favro, Terri
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience: Senior high school (grade 11 and up)
Genre: Science fiction and popular science
Author: Ruth, Elizabeth
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre:
LGBTQI2S,
Author: Oron, Judie
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience: ages 14+
Genre:
Author: Graham, Monica
City: Sundridge, Nova Scotia
Intended Audience: any, but not all at the same time
Genre: non-fiction... so far!
Author: Olding, Susan
City: Victoria, British Columbia
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Greco, Heidi
City: Surrey, British Columbia
Intended Audience: My materials are best suited to high school or post-secondary settings.
Genre: poetry, critical writing, fiction
Author: Couture, Pauline
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience: any
Genre: Documentary, Comedy, Business and Technical, Speechwriting, etc.
Living with a disability,
Author: Tregebov, Rhea
City: Vancouver, British Columbia
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Hale, Michael
City: Elora, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Smith, Michael
City: Kelowna, British Columbia
Intended Audience: High School
Genre: fiction, poetry, creative nonfiction/memoir, screenwriting, comedy.
LGBTQI2S,
Author: Goldstein, Dana
City: Calgary, Alberta
Intended Audience:
Genre: Memoir, Middle Grade Fiction, YA Fiction
Author: Mardero, Adam
City: , Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre:
LGBTQI2S, Living with a disability,
Author: Botha, Danila
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Living with a disability,
Author: Hughes, Alison
City: Edmonton, Alberta
Intended Audience:
Genre: Children's Literature, Short Fiction
Author: Roitman, Gina
City: St-Colomban, Quebec
Intended Audience:
Genre: literary fiction, short stories, memoir, biography
Author: Koops, Victoria
City: , Saskatchewan
Intended Audience:
Genre: Young Adult, Middle Years, Children's Fiction
Author: Maxymiw, Anna
City: ,
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Hoque, shahanaz
City: Mississauga, Ontario
Intended Audience: Jk to 12
Genre:
Author: Scharper, Hilary
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: Fiction/Non-fiction Nature writing/Multimodal Fiction and Non-fiction
Author: Hrab, Naseem
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience: Grades K and up / Ages 5 and up
Genre: Children's Writing; Comedy Writing; Personal Essays
BIPOC,
Author: Bailey, Jen
City: Ottawa, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: Children's fiction
Author: bennett, andrea
City: Tiskwat (Powell River), British Columbia
Intended Audience:
Genre: Nonfiction, poetry
LGBTQI2S,
Author: Henderson, Doley
City: T'karonto, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: fiction, creative nonfiction, flash, lyric essay
Author: Turnbull, Bryn
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: Historical Fiction
Author: Clark, Richard
City: Oakville, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: Children's/chapter books/middle grade books
Author: Blackburn McBride, Robin
City: Gatineau, Quebec
Intended Audience:
Genre: Fiction, Poetry
Author: Körner, Miriam
City: Air Ronge, Saskatchewan
Intended Audience: k-12
Genre: Young Adult, Children's Book, Fiction, Non-Fiction
Author: Promislow, Dawn
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: Literary fiction
Author: MacLeod, Kirsteen
City: , Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Rabbani, Waheed
City: Grimsby, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: Historical Fiction
Author: Paul, Julie
City: Victoria,
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Farnsworth, Vanessa
City: Creston, British Columbia
Intended Audience:
Genre: Fiction, Short Fiction, Journalism, Screenwriting
Author: Walker, Ruth
City: Oshawa, Ontario
Intended Audience: High school students
Genre: Fiction (adult & young adult), poetry and creative nonfiction
Author: Hathaway, Luke
City: Halifax, Nova Scotia
Intended Audience:
Genre: poetry, essays, libretti, plays
LGBTQI2S,
Author: Nuttall-Smith, Ben
City: White Rock, British Columbia
Intended Audience: Grades 2 – 5
Genre:
Author: Fallis, Terry
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience: Students
Genre:
Author: Merrell, Mar'ce
City: Cochrane, Alberta
Intended Audience: High School Students
Genre: Young Adult, Adult, Fiction, Non-Fiction
Author: Doctor, Farzana
City: Etobicoke, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: literary fiction and poetry
BIPOC, LGBTQI2S,
Author: Skrypuch, Marsha
City: Brantford, Ontario
Intended Audience: all grades, plus adult, college and university
Genre: fiction, narrative non-fiction
Author: Scrimger, Richard
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: Mid-school and YA novels, usually quirky.
Author: Crook, Marion
City: Gibsons, British Columbia
Intended Audience: teens or adults
Genre: memoir, cozy mysteries
Author: Kilbourne, Christina
City: Bracebridge, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Hannis, Alexia
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: Non-fiction
Author: Graham, Taylor Marie
City: Cambridge, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: John, Jeremy
City: Sudbury, Ontario
Intended Audience: grades 4-8
Genre: short stories / middle grade / young adult
Author: DeLeskie, Jennifer
City: Montreal, Quebec
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Rigg, Brian
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: Poetry
BIPOC, LGBTQI2S,
Author: Grace Stewart, Heather
City: , _none
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Nyoka, Gail
City: Slocan Park, British Columbia
Intended Audience: Grades 4 - 6
Genre: Children's and adult
BIPOC,
Author: Rosner, Anna
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: Children's books, essays
Author: BEATTIE, ANNE-MARIE
City: Oshawa, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: FICTION/NON FICTION
Author: Gentile, Leslie
City: Brentwood Bay, British Columbia
Intended Audience:
Genre: middle grade fiction
BIPOC,
Author: Weiser, Richard
City: Toronto,
Intended Audience:
Genre: Poetry, nonfiction, drama, fiction
Author: Canon, Ian
City: Edmonton, Alberta
Intended Audience:
Genre:
BIPOC,
Author: Grisenthwaite, Gord
City: Kingsville, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre:
BIPOC, Living with a disability,
Author: Angelo, Lexie
City: , Alberta
Intended Audience:
Genre: Crime/Mystery, Short Story, Non-Fiction - Food.
Author: O'Cinneide, C.S.
City: Guelph, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: thriller, crime, horror
Author: Shenher, Lorimer
City: Burnaby, British Columbia
Intended Audience:
Genre:
LGBTQI2S,
Author: Carley, Rod
City: North Bay, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: Literary Fiction
Author: Crown, Bruce
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: Literary, Drama, Neo-noir
BIPOC,
Author: Perry, Daniel
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: Fiction
Author: O'Connor, Heather
City: Peterborough, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: Children's books, picture books, young adult fiction, nonfiction, short stories, speculative fiction, historical fiction..
Author: Pinkney, Jeff
City: Haliburton and Baden, Ontario
Intended Audience: Grades 2-5
Genre: Children's Literature and Poetry
Author: Thompson, Kim
City: Salt Spring Island,
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Kerrin, Jessica
City: Halifax, Nova Scotia
Intended Audience: grades P-6
Genre: Children's books: middle readers, chapter books, picture books
Author: McLeod, Heather
City: Thunder Bay, Ontario
Intended Audience: preschool to high school
Genre:
Author: Winters, Kari-Lynn
City: St. Catharines, Ontario
Intended Audience: Toddlers, Children, Parents, Teachers
Genre:
Author: Code, Devon
City: Peterborough, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: literary fiction
Author: Maruno, Jennifer
City: Burlington, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: Children's Literature
Author: Hughes, Susan
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: children's books, YA
Author: Abbott, Elizabeth
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: Nonfiction, Historical fiction
Author: Kertes, Joseph
City: , Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Mirolla, Michael
City: Hamilton, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: Fiction, poetry, plays
Author: Hutsell-Manning, Linda
City: Cobourg, ON, Ontario
Intended Audience: Kindergarten to Grade 3 - picture books and play creation Grade 4 to 6 or 7 - time-travel novels, play writing Grade 7 to 12 - short stories, novel, play writing Adult - Fiction, memoir, poetry, play writing, juvenile novels, picture books
Genre: Fiction, memoir, poetry, playwriting, juvenile novels, picture books
Author: Beiser, Vince
City: Vancouver, British Columbia
Intended Audience:
Genre: Literary Nonfiction
Author: Chong, Kevin
City: Vancouver, British Columbia
Intended Audience:
Genre:
BIPOC,
Author: Broadbent, Laura
City: Montreal, Quebec
Intended Audience:
Genre: Poetry
Author: Platana, Janette
City: Peterborough, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Warner, Andrea
City: Vancouver, British Columbia
Intended Audience:
Genre: Non-fiction
Author: Dickson, Alessia
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience: Grades 5-12 (12-18 year olds). My presentation can be modified to fit different grades and reading levels upon request.
Genre: Young Adult Fantasy
Living with a disability,
Author: Malik, Tāriq
City: VANCOUVER, British Columbia
Intended Audience: All
Genre: Poetry / Literary & Creative Historical Fiction / BC / Vancouver / Punjab / Colonial India / Pakistan / History / 1947 Indian Partition / Research / Teach / Explore Culture & History & Literature
BIPOC,
Author: Yin, Anna
City: Mississauga, Ontario
Intended Audience: grade 2-12
Genre: Poetry
BIPOC,
Author: Babcock, Heather
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: Literary fiction, historical fiction
LGBTQI2S,
Author: Thors, K.B.
City: Red Deer, Alberta
Intended Audience:
Genre: Poetry, creative non-fiction, screenwriting.
LGBTQI2S, Living with a disability,
Author: Corr, John
City: Hamilton, Ontario
Intended Audience: Grades 5-12
Genre: Middle Grade fiction
Author: Macpherson Vukusic, Tamara
City: Kamloops, British Columbia
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: D'Izzia, Guglielmo
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: Literary - Mystery - Noir
Author: Flanagan, Susan
City: St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador
Intended Audience: Junior high-high school
Genre: Fiction
Author: McKenna, Emma
City: Hamilton, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: Poetry; N0n-Fiction; Memoir; Speculative Fiction
LGBTQI2S, Living with a disability,
Author: Cassie, Aidan
City: Victoria / Gulf Islands, British Columbia
Intended Audience: either K-2, or grades 3-5
Genre: Picture Books
Author: Younge-Ullman, Danielle
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience: Middle grade and young adult
Genre: Adult, Young Adult
Author: Meneghetti, Monica
City: Vancouver, British Columbia
Intended Audience:
Genre: creative nonfiction/memoir, literary translation
LGBTQI2S,
Author: Prairie, Katherine
City: Kingston, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Living with a disability,
Author: Rosenbaum, Bev Katz
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience: Middle schoolers, high schoolers, university students
Genre: Young adult
Author: Sabaye Moghaddam, Maria
City: Ottawa, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: Fiction, nonfiction
BIPOC,
Author: Stemp, Heather
City: North Bay, Ontario
Intended Audience: Middle grades 4-6 for Amelia & Me YA grades 7-9 for Under Amelia's Wing
Genre: Historical Fiction
Author: Austen, Catherine
City: Gatineau, Quebec
Intended Audience:
Genre: children's, YA, adult
Author: Woodward, Caroline
City: New Denver and/or Parksville in 2022, British Columbia
Intended Audience:
Genre: short fiction, novels, memoir, essays, travel articles, adult literacy, chapter books 8-11 years, picture books
Author: Sibbald, Barbara
City: Ottawa, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: Fiction, nonfiction, journalism
Author: Bustin, Pam
City: Chapleau, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: Literary Fiction, Women's Fiction, LGBTQI2S fiction, Drama, Non-Fiction
Author: deMeulles, Richard
City: Sudbury, Ontario
Intended Audience: High School, creative writing/literature students
Genre:
Author: Lee, David
City: HAMILTON, Ontario
Intended Audience: I specialize in YA - 10-18
Genre:
Author: McNicoll, Sylvia
City: Burlington, ON, Ontario
Intended Audience: grades 3-6, grades 6-9, High school writers' craft
Genre: Young adult and children's literature
Author: Gordon, Katherine Palmer
City: Gabriola, British Columbia
Intended Audience: high school, senior level
Genre:
Author: gill, lakshmi
City: ,
Intended Audience:
Genre:
BIPOC,
Author: Scarsbrook, Richard
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience: Adult, Teen, Middle Grade
Genre:
Author: Malik, Fareh
City: , Ontario
Intended Audience: Grades 9+
Genre: Poetry, Creative Non-fiction
BIPOC,
Author: Moulton, donalee
City: Halifax, Nova Scotia
Intended Audience: Tween or young adult
Genre:
Author: Silvie, Monica
City: Vancouver, British Columbia
Intended Audience: K to Grade 4
Genre: Children's fiction and non-fiction
Author: De Gasperi, Giulia
City: ,
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Living with a disability,
Author: Mossallanejad, Ezat
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience: flexible
Genre:
Living with a disability,
Author: Raab, Kelley
City: Ottawa, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: More, David
City: Kingston, Ontario
Intended Audience: any
Genre: Historical Fiction
Author: Sorochinsky, Jo
City: Ottawa, Ontario
Intended Audience: secondary school
Genre: memoir
Author: Church, Dana L
City: Waterloo, Ontario
Intended Audience: Grades 2–6
Genre: Nonfiction
Author: Brewer, Nicole
City: Kitchener, Ontario
Intended Audience: High school
Genre: Fiction
LGBTQI2S,
Author: McDiarmid, Jessica
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Hoff, Andrea
City: Vancouver, British Columbia
Intended Audience:
Genre: comics, nonfction, speculative fiction, graphic memoir
LGBTQI2S, Living with a disability,
Author: van Staalduinen, Brent
City: Hamilton, Ontario
Intended Audience: Grades 7-12
Genre: Fiction, Creative Nonfiction
Author: Fisseha, Rebecca
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience: High school.
Genre: Fiction. Non-fiction.
BIPOC,
Author: Thompson, Ron
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: Fiction: satire, historical, contemporary
Author: Vo, Nancy
City: Vancouver, British Columbia
Intended Audience: Ages 7-10
Genre: Picture Books
Author: Srigley, Ron
City: Owen Sound, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Dagnino, Arianna
City: Vancouver, British Columbia
Intended Audience:
Genre: Fiction, nonfiction, creative nonfiction, poetry, travel writing, reportage & feature stories, academic writing
Author: Everest, Beth
City: Calgary, Alberta
Intended Audience: any
Genre:
Author: Jennings, Peter
City: Midland, Ontario
Intended Audience: any
Genre: Creative non-fiction
Author: Shreve, Craig
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre:
BIPOC,
Author: Wayne, Joyce
City: Oakville, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Lapointe, Annette
City: Grande Prairie, Alberta
Intended Audience: older teens
Genre: literary fiction, slipstream fiction
Author: Shields, Vanessa
City: Windsor, Ontario
Intended Audience: I can adapt my presentations to meet the age/reading level/grade needed, including shifting presentations to match curriculum.
Genre: Poetry, Memoir, Fiction, Children's Books
Author: Draper, Penny
City: Victoria, British Columbia
Intended Audience: Elementary to high school students
Genre: Juvenile Fiction
Author: Long, Angela
City: , Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: poetry, creative nonfiction, fiction
Author: Clayton, Conyer
City: Ottawa, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: Poetry, Flash Fiction, Short Story, CNF
LGBTQI2S, Living with a disability,
Author: O'Reilly, Gillian
City: , Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: Children's books (non-fiction and fiction)
Author: Love, K. Ann
City: King City, ON (short drive to Toronto, Peel, York), Ontario
Intended Audience: 8-14
Genre: Children's Non Fiction
Author: Schmidt, René
City: Trenton,, Ontario
Intended Audience: Junior, Intermediate or Senior Division
Genre:
Author: Aker, Don
City: Halifax, Nova Scotia
Intended Audience:
Genre: Young Adult
Author: Dubé, Paulette
City: Jasper, Alberta
Intended Audience:
Genre: poetry and prose
Author: Miskonoodinkwe Smith, Christine
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience: college, university
Genre: Memoir
BIPOC,
Author: Hegele, Sydney
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience: Grades 4-12
Genre: Literary fiction, creative nonfiction, personal essays, poetry
LGBTQI2S, Living with a disability,
Author: Morrison, Geoffrey D.
City: Vancouver, British Columbia
Intended Audience:
Genre: Literary fiction
Author: Gordon, Ariel
City: Winnipeg, Manitoba
Intended Audience:
Genre: Poetry, Creative Non-Fiction
Author: Kyle, Barbara
City: Guelph, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: Thriller, Mystery, Historical
Author: da costa, paulo
City: Calgary, Alberta
Intended Audience: Grade 6+
Genre: Fiction, Creative Non-Fiction, Poetry
Author: Wimsett, David
City: Kentville, Nova Scotia
Intended Audience: Junior High to High School
Genre: Womans Fiction, Historical Fiction, Science Fiction, Fantasy, Speculative Fiction
Author: Dangi, Jasveer
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Saeed, Jamal
City: Kingston, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Winter, Wendy
City: Squamish, British Columbia
Intended Audience: Preschool to Grade 12
Genre: Children's Picture Books
Author: Edgar, Patti
City: Calgary, Alberta
Intended Audience: Middle Grade
Genre:
Author: Kessaris, Andreas
City: Montreal,
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Silver, Erin
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience: grades 5-7
Genre: middle grade fiction, middle grade nonfiction, picture books
Author: Luby, Brittany
City: ,
Intended Audience:
Genre: Historical Nonfiction; Children's Picturebooks
Author: Diem, Rebecca
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience: pre-teens & teens, engaged readers
Genre: speculative, slipstream, science fiction, fantasy, poetry
LGBTQI2S,
Author: Flather, /Patti
City: Whitehorse, Yukon
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Sicherman, Claire
City: , British Columbia
Intended Audience:
Genre: Memoir, Creative Nonfiction, Fiction
Author: Wilson-Yang, Jiaqing
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre:
BIPOC, LGBTQI2S, Living with a disability,
Author: Kellogg, Paul
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: Non-Fiction – political economy, social movements
Author: Stewart, Wendi
City: Vaughan, Nova Scotia
Intended Audience: high school
Genre: literary fiction, creative non-fiction
BIPOC,
Author: Challenger, Charlene
City: ,
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Rice, Waubgeshig
City: Sudbury, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: Speculative Fiction, Literary Fiction, Indigenous Fiction
BIPOC,
Author: Roberts, Clea
City: Whitehorse, Yukon
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Elza, Daniela
City: Vancouver, British Columbia
Intended Audience:
Genre: Poetry & Creative Non-Fiction
Author: Banyard, Antonia
City: Nelson, British Columbia
Intended Audience: 7-14 years, grades 2-8
Genre: fiction, children's non-fiction, children's fiction
Author: Backhouse, Frances
City: Victoria, British Columbia
Intended Audience:
Genre: Creative Nonfiction
Author: Rivera, Raquel
City: Montreal, Quebec
Intended Audience:
Genre: Children's and Young Adult Literature
Author: Kapllani, Perparim
City: TORONTO, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Endicott, Marina
City: Saskatoon, Saskatchewan
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Zimmermann, H. Werner
City: Guelph, Ontario
Intended Audience: K - 8
Genre: children's picture books
Author: Sauve, Paulette-Marie
City: Montreal, Quebec
Intended Audience: all age groups
Genre:
Author: Hurdle, Crystal
City: North Vancouver, British Columbia
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Dean, Leesa
City: KRESTOVA, British Columbia
Intended Audience: Any
Genre: Fiction, Poetry, Non-Fiction
Author: Sinclair, Michelle
City: Ottawa, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: Literary Fiction
Author: Waterfall, Rhonda
City: , Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: Literary Fiction
Author: McLellan, Stephanie Simpson
City: Newmarket, Ontario
Intended Audience: K-3 (for picture books); Grade 5-8 (for mid grade novel)
Genre: Picture Books, Mid Grade
Author: Yuan-Innes (writing as Melissa Yi), Melissa
City: , Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre:
BIPOC,
Author: Stevenson, Robin
City: Victoria, British Columbia
Intended Audience: K-12; max 3 grade level spread per session
Genre:
LGBTQI2S,
Author: Ramsay, Heather
City: Chilliwack, British Columbia
Intended Audience:
Genre: Creative non-fiction, fiction, poetry
Author: Crook, Christina
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Kipp, Andrew
City: Wellesley, Ontario
Intended Audience: Pre-teen to young adult (12-22)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Speculative Fiction (science fiction/cyber & steampunk/historical fiction), Fantasy, Academic
Living with a disability,
Author: Bedell, Sean Paul
City: Dartmouth, Nova Scotia
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Dyer, Hadley
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Liburd, Tonya
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre:
BIPOC, LGBTQI2S, Living with a disability,
Author: Marshall, Yolanda T.
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience: All
Genre: PICTURE BOOKS
BIPOC,
Author: Somerville, Janet
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience: Grade 6 and up
Genre: Literary nonfiction and fiction
Author: Coccia, Paul
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: Children's and Young Adult
LGBTQI2S,
Author: Gaughan, Laura Rock
City: Lakefield, Ontario
Intended Audience: High school
Genre:
Author: Vincent, John Emil
City: Montreal, Quebec
Intended Audience:
Genre:
LGBTQI2S,
Author: Wheaton, Margo
City: Halifax, Nova Scotia
Intended Audience:
Genre: Poetry
Living with a disability,
Author: Galat, Joan Marie
City: Greater Edmonton Region, Alberta
Intended Audience: Presentations available for K-12, mixed age groups, and family audiences.
Genre:
Author: Henderson, Patricia
City: Kingston, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Sylvester, Kevin
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience: all ages, but primarily K-3 and 4-8
Genre:
Author: Rice, Bruce
City: Regina, Saskatchewan
Intended Audience: Grade 9 and up
Genre:
Author: Lendrum, Bonnie
City: Carlisle, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: Fiction; Literary Fiction
Author: Enns, Karen
City: Victoria, British Columbia
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Roy, Zoë
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience: Grade 11 and 12
Genre:
BIPOC,
Author: Laidlaw, Rob
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Porter, Anna
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: fiction and non-fiction
Author: McGill, Robert
City: Hamilton, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Living with a disability,
Author: Henighan, Stephen
City: ,
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Staunton, Ted
City: Port Hope, Ontario
Intended Audience: as above, different presentations for all ages and grades
Genre: all genres for young readers: picture books, novels, YA, graphic novels, non-fiction
Author: Moore, Christopher
City: Toronto, ON,
Intended Audience: Middle school to high school
Genre:
Author: Watt, Kelly
City: Hamilton, Ontario, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: Fiction, non-fiction, poetry
Author: Ens, Sarah
City: Winnipeg, Manitoba
Intended Audience:
Genre: Poetry, Creative Nonfiction
Author: Alladin, Erin
City: Parry Sound region, Ontario
Intended Audience: Grades K-3 (can be adapted for older grades)
Genre: Children's Nonfiction
LGBTQI2S, Living with a disability,
Author: Peck, Frances
City: North Vancouver, British Columbia
Intended Audience: secondary school
Genre: Literary fiction
Author: Cottrill, Jeff
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: Satire, humour, spoken word, mystery
Author: Rao-Robinson, Anitha
City: MILTON, Ontario
Intended Audience: Grades K-12
Genre:
BIPOC,
Author: Fahner, Kim
City: Sudbury, Ontario
Intended Audience: Gr 3-12
Genre: poetry, plays, prose (creative non-fiction essays, short stories, novels)
Author: Blake, Becky
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Johnson, J. (Julie)
City: New Denmark, New Brunswick
Intended Audience: any age above Grade 4
Genre: mystery/suspense novels, poetry, plays/musicals, short stories
Living with a disability,
Author: Jain, Mahak
City: , Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: Adult Fiction; Children's Fiction
BIPOC,
Author: Byrne, Jake
City: , Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: Poetry, nonfiction, copy, editorial
LGBTQI2S, Living with a disability,
Author: Kadarusman, Michelle
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: Middle-grade fiction, Picture books
Author: Warren, Jane Baird
City: Ayer's Cliff, Quebec
Intended Audience:
Genre: Middle grade historical
Author: Grundy, Susan
City: Montreal and Bolton-ouest, Quebec
Intended Audience:
Genre: Fiction and narrative nonfiction
Author: Bennett, Carolyn
City: Brockville, Ontario
Intended Audience: Grade 11-12
Genre: Fiction, non-fiction, plays, screenplays
Author: Browne, Christene
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: Literary Fiction, Science Fiction, Women's Fiction
BIPOC,
Author: Saravia, Alejandro
City: Brossard, Quebec
Intended Audience:
Genre:
BIPOC,
Author: Lockhart, D.A.
City: Waawiiyaatanong/Moravian of the Thames, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: Poetry, Essays, Short Fiction, Novels
BIPOC,
Author: Revelle, Richard
City: Napanee, Ontario
Intended Audience: Grades Jk to 12
Genre: Young Adult and Adult
BIPOC,
Author: Cayley, Kate
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: Fiction/Drama/Poetry
LGBTQI2S,
Author: Hohn, Nadia
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: Children's books
BIPOC,
Author: Powell, Marie
City: Regina, Saskatchewan
Intended Audience: K to Adult (Grades 3-5; 8-10)
Genre: Historical Fantasy; Speculative Fiction
Author: Bolen, Dennis E
City: Victoria, British Columbia
Intended Audience:
Genre: Fiction, criticism, journailsm.
Author: Blomer, Yvonne
City: Victoria, British Columbia
Intended Audience:
Genre: Poetry, Memoir and Fiction
Author: Brenna, Beverley
City: Saskatoon, Saskatchewan
Intended Audience: PreK - Grade 12
Genre: Young Adult (novels; short stories); Middle Grade (novels); Poetry (juvenile); Picture Books
Author: Lakoseljac, Bianca
City: Tiny, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: Novels, short stories, poetry, essays, book reviews
Author: Sol, Adam
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: Poetry, Nonfiction
Author: Cotter, Charis
City: St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador
Intended Audience: Grades 4 to 6
Genre: Picture books, middle-grade fiction, non-fiction history, children's biography, middle-grade non-fiction
Author: Madott, Darlene
City: Etobicoke, Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience: HIGH SCHOOL
Genre: Literary Fiction
Author: Douglas, Ann
City: Golden Lake, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: Non-fiction
Author: Gallander, Benj
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Dumas, Jacqueline
City: Dartmouth, Nova Scotia
Intended Audience:
Genre: Fiction, Memoir, Nonfiction
LGBTQI2S,
Author: DWYER, MAGGIE
City: 1526 Pilger's Road, Nipissing ON , P0H1W0, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: FICTION
Author: Ahang-Mehdawi, Parastu
City: , Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: Non-Fiction
BIPOC,
Author: Bell, Vanessa
City: Québec, Quebec
Intended Audience:
Genre: poetry + novel
Author: London, Erica
City: Oshawa, Ontario
Intended Audience: Children ,JK-grade 8
Genre: Children
BIPOC,
Author: McIlhone, Donnie
City: Port Hood, Nova Scotia
Intended Audience: High School and Post-Secondary levels.
Genre: Fiction and editorials
Author: Edwards, Frank B
City: Westport, Ontario
Intended Audience: Schools (primary to young adult) Schools (grades one to 9)
Genre: Children's non-fiction, Adult non-fiction, Picture books.
Author: VanSickle, Vikki
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience: Kindergarten to Grade 10
Genre:
Author: Taylor, Wanda
City: Mississauga, Ontario
Intended Audience: all age levels
Genre:
BIPOC,
Author: Carranza, Leonarda
City: Brampton, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre:
BIPOC,
Author: Roy, Ian
City: Ottawa, Ontario
Intended Audience: Grades 3 to 6
Genre: Fiction, Poetry
Author: Reilly, Jim
City: Calgary, Alberta
Intended Audience:
Genre: Non-Fiction, Biography, Fiction
Author: Walker, Marcia
City: Montreal, Quebec
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Barrett, Gavin
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience: All
Genre:
BIPOC,
Author: Rykov, Mary
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: poetry
Living with a disability,
Author: Albanese, Eleanor
City: Thunder Bay, Ontario
Intended Audience: Grades JK to 12
Genre: Historical Fiction- Creative Non-Fiction- Poetry
Author: Hamilton, Patti-Kay
City: Fort Smith, Northwest Territories
Intended Audience: children to college
Genre:
Author: Hetherington, Victoria
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: science fiction, spec-fic, literary, Canadian
LGBTQI2S,
Author: Demchuk, David
City: St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador
Intended Audience: Grade 10 +
Genre: Horror/Literary
LGBTQI2S, Living with a disability,
Author: Kovala, Liisa
City: Naughton, Ontario
Intended Audience: 9-12
Genre: Historical Fiction, Short Stories, Creative Non-fiction
Author: Berg, Sharon
City: Charlottetown, NL, A0C 1L0, Newfoundland and Labrador
Intended Audience: Grade 2 to adult
Genre: poetry, fiction, nonfiction
Author: Paterson, Pamela
City: Kingston, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: Fiction, non-fiction
Author: Brownlee, Maureen
City: ,
Intended Audience:
Genre: Literary Fiction
Author: Barker, Michelle
City: Vancouver, British Columbia
Intended Audience: Historical fiction: grades 9-12 Picture book: grades 1-3
Genre: Historical fiction, fantasy, YA, picture book, short fiction, non-fiction, poetry
Author: Conn, Heather
City: Vancouver/Sunshine Coast, British Columbia
Intended Audience: Kindergarten, grades 1-3; high school
Genre: Creative nonfiction; short and long prose; picture book fiction; screenwriting, short drama and documentary
Author: Rouse Barbeau, Jennifer
City: North Bay, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: Contemporary fiction; general and young adult audiences
Author: Goldstone, Gabriele
City: Winnipeg, Manitoba
Intended Audience: Grades 9 and up
Genre: YA HIstorical Fiction
Author: Hodge, Deborah
City: Vancouver, British Columbia
Intended Audience:
Genre: Children's books
Author: Lazarus, Eve
City: Vancouver, BC, British Columbia
Intended Audience:
Genre: non-fiction
Author: Elcock, Michael
City: Victoria, British Columbia
Intended Audience: 6-18
Genre:
Author: Sandiford, Robert Edison
City: , _none
Intended Audience:
Genre:
BIPOC,
Author: Sullivan, Rosemary
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Ito, Sally
City: Winnipeg, Manitoba
Intended Audience: Elementary/Junior High/High School
Genre: Fiction, Creative Non-fiction, Poetry, Literary poetry translation
BIPOC,
Author: McDonnell, Kathleen
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience: all ages
Genre:
Author: Gonzalez, Alyssa
City: Ottawa, Ontario
Intended Audience: High school or older
Genre: Speculative fiction
BIPOC, LGBTQI2S, Living with a disability,
Author: Edwards, Sophie
City: Kagawong, Ontario
Intended Audience: all grades
Genre: poetry, interdisciplinary writing
LGBTQI2S, Living with a disability,
Author: Calderone, Andrew
City: , Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Beirne, Luke Francis
City: Saint John, New Brunswick
Intended Audience:
Genre: Literary fiction
Author: deGroot, Renny
City: Bewdley, Ontario
Intended Audience: 7 and up
Genre: Historical Fiction, Mystery
Author: Marjerrison, Lara
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience: Elementary, High School, College
Genre: Poetry, Fiction, Non-Fiction, Screenwriting
LGBTQI2S,
Author: Wallace, Jade
City: Windsor, Ontario
Intended Audience: Any
Genre: Poetry, fiction
LGBTQI2S, Living with a disability,
Author: Gaston, Lise
City: Vancouver,
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Cooke, Stephanie
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience: Any, but best suited to middle grade audiences (8-12 years of age)
Genre: Fiction, fantasy, contemporary, acton/adventure, middle-grade, young adult
Author: Sze, Gillian
City: Montreal, Quebec
Intended Audience:
Genre:
BIPOC,
Author: Watson, Cristy
City: Surrey, British Columbia
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Ashton, Jenn
City: North Vancouver, British Columbia
Intended Audience: Any
Genre: Non Fiction, Fiction, Poetry, Flash
BIPOC, Living with a disability,
Author: Desforges, Jaclyn
City: Hamilton, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre:
LGBTQI2S, Living with a disability,
Author: Nawrocki, Monica
City: Mansons Landing, British Columbia
Intended Audience: middle school
Genre: MG/YA
LGBTQI2S,
Author: Michaels, Sean
City: Montreal, Quebec
Intended Audience:
Genre: literary fiction, historical fiction, interactive fiction, music criticism
Author: Deligoz, Onder
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Jones, Gordon K
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Tucker, Heather
City: Ajax,
Intended Audience: High school senior
Genre: Literary Fiction
Author: Smith, Kara Ghobhainn
City: Pain Court, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Pendziwol, Jean E.
City: THUNDER BAY, Ontario
Intended Audience: Pre-K to High School
Genre: Adult Fiction, Children's Literature
Author: Joudrey, Matthew
City: Winnipeg, Manitoba
Intended Audience: any
Genre:
Author: Silver, Eve
City: St. Catharines, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Hagen, Jamella
City: whitehorse, Yukon
Intended Audience: Adult, high school, or elementary school.
Genre: Poetry, fiction, nonfiction
Author: Harris , Jane
City: Lethbridge, Alberta
Intended Audience: Grades 7 to 12
Genre: Creative Non-Fiction, Poetry, Essay, Journalism
Living with a disability,
Author: Wagner, Bernadette
City: Treaty 4, Regina, Saskatchewan
Intended Audience: K to 12
Genre: Poetry
Author: Rivera, Patria
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: Poetry
Author: Hussain, Amir
City: Los Angeles,
Intended Audience:
Genre:
BIPOC,
Author: MORDECAI, PAMELA CLAIRE
City: TORONTO, Ontario
Intended Audience: all grades; all reading levels
Genre: Long and short fiction, poetry, plays
BIPOC, Living with a disability,
Author: Jackson, Melanie
City: Vancouver, British Columbia
Intended Audience: One hour to 1.5 hours, depending on the length of the class block
Genre: Mystery
Author: Oltmann, Vanessa
City: Nanaimo, British Columbia
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Schwartz, Ellen
City: Burnaby, BC, British Columbia
Intended Audience: Grades 2 through 8
Genre:
Author: Krossing, Karen
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience: Grades K to 12
Genre: Fiction and nonfiction for children and teens (picture books, novels, short stories)
LGBTQI2S,
Author: Vitalis, Jessica
City: Waterloo, Ontario
Intended Audience: 4th-8th grades
Genre:
Author: William, Eli K.P.
City: Kamakura, Japan,
Intended Audience: Adult
Genre: Science fiction, literary fiction, cyberpunk, dystopian literature, Japanese literature
Author: Burgess, Tony
City: Stayner, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: MacDonald, Andrew
City: ,
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: McPherson, David
City: Waterloo, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: Non-Fiction
Author: Upjohn, Rebecca
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: Children's
Author: Lubiw-Hazard, Nadja
City: Toronto,
Intended Audience:
Genre: fiction
LGBTQI2S,
Author: Fries, Matthew
City: Kitchener, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: Comedy
Author: Hoffman, C.E.
City: Edmonton, Alberta
Intended Audience:
Genre: Urban Fantasy, Speculative Fiction, #OwnVoices
LGBTQI2S, Living with a disability,
Author: Wood Barrett, Rebecca
City: Whistler, British Columbia
Intended Audience: Age 9-12, Grades 4-6
Genre: fiction, children's, screenwriting
Author: Falk, Deborah
City: Winnipegosis, Manitoba
Intended Audience:
Genre: Metis Fiction
BIPOC,
Author: Cross-Blanchard, Molly
City: Vancouver, British Columbia
Intended Audience:
Genre: Poetry, Fiction, Nonfiction
BIPOC,
Author: Crowe, Cathy
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Kelly, Anne Carmel
City: Dartmouth, Nova Scotia
Intended Audience: Grades 3-6 (ages 9-12)
Genre: Historical Fiction (Middle Readers)
Author: Bryant, Daniel
City: Toronto , Ontario
Intended Audience: Young Adults who are generally disaffected.
Genre: Gothic Humour
Author: Nesbitt, Karen
City: Montreal, Quebec
Intended Audience: High school Grades 7-12
Genre: Young Adult
Author: Camlot, Heather
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience: Students in grades 3+
Genre: Fiction and nonfiction for children, middle-grade and YA. Historical fiction, contemporary fiction.
Author: MacIntyre, Roderick
City: Christina Lake, British Columbia
Intended Audience: Grades 4 and up
Genre: Fiction
Author: Groth, Darren
City: Vancouver, British Columbia
Intended Audience: Grades 7-12
Genre: Literary Fiction, YA Fiction
Author: Mercer, George
City: North Saanich,
Intended Audience: High school - Grades 9+
Genre: National Park Fiction
Author: Dowding, Philippa
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience: Grades 3 and up, also dependent upon the book discussed
Genre: Middle-grade fiction, YA fiction, poetry
Author: Schönmaier, Eleonore
City: , Nova Scotia
Intended Audience:
Genre: Poetry, Fiction, Essays
Author: Macpherson, Margaret
City: Deep River, Ontario
Intended Audience: Junior/ senior high
Genre:
Author: Phillips, Wendy
City: Gabriola Island, British Columbia
Intended Audience: upper elementary and high school
Genre: Young adult novel in verse
Author: Grubisic, Katia
City: Montréal, Quebec
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Barton, John
City: Victoria, British Columbia
Intended Audience:
Genre: Poetry, Creative Nonfiction, Nonfiction
LGBTQI2S,
Author: Douglas, Tom
City: Oakville, Ontario
Intended Audience: All
Genre:
Author: Harlick, R.J.
City: Ottawa, Ontario
Intended Audience: high school students interested in becoming a writer
Genre: crime writing
Author: Freeman, Victoria
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: Creative non-fiction
LGBTQI2S,
Author: Charles, Norma
City: Vancouver, British Columbia
Intended Audience: grades 3-7
Genre: Picture books and Novels for Middle Grade readers.
Author: Barris, Ted
City: Uxbridge, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Attema, Martha
City: Powassan, Ontario
Intended Audience: Kindergarten - grades 9
Genre: Realistic Fiction, Middle Grade
Author: Minsos, Susan
City: Edmonton, Alberta
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Lute, Audrey
City: Gilbert Plaints, Manitoba
Intended Audience: Grades 2 to 9
Genre: Graphic Novel/Environment/ Climate/Society
Author: Byggdin, K.R.
City: Halifax, Nova Scotia
Intended Audience:
Genre: Fiction
LGBTQI2S,
Author: Pendgracs, Doreen
City: Matlock, Manitoba
Intended Audience: 10 years old and up
Genre: non-fiction
Author: Nickel, Barbara
City: Yarrow, British Columbia
Intended Audience: Adapted to K-12
Genre: Poetry/Children's Literature/Creative Nonfiction
Author: Ulrich, Maureen
City: Lampman, Saskatchewan
Intended Audience: 12 and up
Genre: Young Adult
Author: Velji, Aziz
City: Markham, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: Self Help and Personal Development
Author: Christou, Theodore
City: Kingston, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Living with a disability,
Author: dawn, jimy
City: by the lake,
Intended Audience:
Genre: poetics performance position
Author: Lundy, Randy
City: ,
Intended Audience:
Genre:
BIPOC,
Author: Torres, Joseph
City: Whitby, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre:
BIPOC,
Author: Aitken, Neil
City: Regina, Saskatchewan
Intended Audience:
Genre: Poetry
BIPOC,
Author: Sharp, Cynthia
City: Vancouver, British Columbia
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: McBride, Karen
City: ,
Intended Audience:
Genre:
BIPOC,
Author: M00re, Tom
City: St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Marshall Flaherty, Kate
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Living with a disability,
Author: Dolman, AJ
City: Ottawa,
Intended Audience:
Genre:
LGBTQI2S, Living with a disability,
Author: Rowntree, Lenore
City: Vancouver/Gibsons, British Columbia
Intended Audience: High school and upper elementary school
Genre: Fiction, Non-Fiction, Poetry, Plays
Author: Kastner, Susan
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Fischer Guy, Christine
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: fiction, essay, journalism
Author: Oliver, Alexandra
City: Burlington, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: Poetry
Author: Leslie, Alex
City: Vancouver, British Columbia
Intended Audience:
Genre:
LGBTQI2S,
Author: Tamberg, Urve
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: Historical fiction, Kidlit
Author: Morgan, Dwayne
City: Ajax, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: Spoken Word
BIPOC,
Author: Zeman-Spaleny, Linda
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Peterson, Lois
City: Nanaimo, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Polak, Monique
City: Montreal, Quebec
Intended Audience: all age levels
Genre:
Author: goodall, lian
City: ,
Intended Audience:
Genre: Non-fiction, historical fiction.
Author: Bertin, Johanna
City: Smithfield, New Brunswick
Intended Audience:
Genre: Biography, Non-fiction
Author: Sadler, Judy-Ann
City: London, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: Books for children
Author: Young, Dianne
City: Martensville, Saskatchewan
Intended Audience: Reading is tailored to the grade level. I have done Kindergarten to high school.
Genre: children's, adult non-fiction, poetry
Author: Grills, Barry
City: North Bay, Ontario
Intended Audience: senior post secondary to post-secondary level
Genre: Fiction, Non-Fiction
Living with a disability,
Author: Macaulay, Regan W. H.
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience: K-3
Genre: Children's literature, including middle-grade and picture books, as well as horror/fantasy-comedy mashups for adult readers
Author: Simpson, Leanne Toshiko
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: Fiction, Creative Nonfiction, Poetry
BIPOC, LGBTQI2S, Living with a disability,
Author: Lafleche, Andrew
City: Eganville, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: Poetry, Fiction
Living with a disability,
Author: Shepherd, Andrea
City: Montreal, Quebec
Intended Audience:
Genre: Fiction, non-fiction
Author: Williams (Adams/Alexander), Rebekkah
City: Owen Sound, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: Fiction, Non-Fiction
Author: Paul, Heather
City: Barrie, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: Literary Fiction
Author: Tushabe, Iryn
City: REGINA, Saskatchewan
Intended Audience:
Genre: Fiction, Nonfiction, literary journalism
BIPOC,
Author: Frayne, Sharon
City: Niagara on the Lake, Ontario
Intended Audience: Grades 6 - 12
Genre: Short Stories, Young Adult Fiction, Adult Speculative Fiction
Author: Donaldson, Ceilidh
City: Montreal, Quebec
Intended Audience:
Genre: Fiction, Nonfiction, Children's Fiction, Short Story
Author: Pirani, Ayaz
City: , Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: Poetry & Fiction
BIPOC,
Author: Iannacci, Elio
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre:
LGBTQI2S,
Author: McBurnie, Margarita
City: , Ontario
Intended Audience: High School, grades 11 to 12 only
Genre: Supernatural Suspense
Author: Smolash, Naava
City: Vancouver and Montreal, _none
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Living with a disability,
Author: Webber, Georgia
City: , Newfoundland and Labrador
Intended Audience:
Genre: Graphic Medicine
LGBTQI2S, Living with a disability,
Author: Leggett, Catharine
City: London, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: Literary
Author: Heartfield, Kate
City: Ottawa, Ontario
Intended Audience: I generally write for adults, but am happy to talk to teens or middle grade students about writing.
Genre: Speculative fiction
LGBTQI2S,
Author: Decter, Nora
City: Winnipeg, Manitoba
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Black, Lucy
City: Port Perry, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Narbonne, Andre
City: Windsor, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Champagne, Lyse
City: Ottawa, Ontario
Intended Audience: high school grades
Genre: Literary fiction (novels and short stories), memoir, plays
Author: Swan, Dane
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: Poetry, spoken word, short fiction
BIPOC,
Author: Westcott, Frank
City: Alliston, Ontario
Intended Audience: Any
Genre: Many
Author: Shaben, Carol
City: Vancouver, British Columbia
Intended Audience: middle to high school
Genre: Creative nonfiction, literary journalism
BIPOC,
Author: Kidd, Monica
City: Calgary, Alberta
Intended Audience:
Genre: non-fiction, fiction, poetry
Author: Grant, Joyce
City: Hamilton, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: Illustrated non-fiction
Author: Zweig, Eric
City: Owen Sound, Ontario
Intended Audience: My preference is to present to grades 4 to 6, but I’m comfortable with anything from grades 3 to 12.
Genre: Sports, Children, Y/A
Author: Ross, Stuart
City: Will travel., Ontario
Intended Audience: Any level
Genre:
Author: Ohi, Ruth
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: Children's Picture Books
BIPOC,
Author: Romanek, Trudee
City: Barrie, ON, Ontario
Intended Audience: Junior (grade 4 to 6)
Genre: Non-fiction, YA Fiction, stage plays
Author: Hale, Amanda
City: Hornby Island, BC, British Columbia
Intended Audience: Teens
Genre: Fiction, Creative Non-Fiction, Memoir
LGBTQI2S,
Author: Patkau, Karen
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: Nonfiction Picture Books
Author: Haworth-Attard, Barbara
City: London, Ontario
Intended Audience: grades 5 to 12
Genre: YA and middle-grade
Author: Bowering, Marilyn
City: Victoria, British Columbia
Intended Audience:
Genre: Additional work in film and opera.
Author: Wakelyn, Chelsea
City: Nanaimo, British Columbia
Intended Audience:
Genre: Literary fiction
Living with a disability,
Author: Shi, Jane
City: Vancouver, British Columbia
Intended Audience:
Genre: Poetry, Creative Non-Fiction, Essays
BIPOC, LGBTQI2S, Living with a disability,
Author: Hahn, Dee
City: Calgary, Alberta
Intended Audience: Middle grade (grades 4 to 6)
Genre:
Author: Toews, Mitchell
City: Rennie/Trearty 1 and 3 lands: In the boreal forest just north of the Fiftieth latitude in eastern Manitoba. Situated on Métis land: Anishinabe Waki ᐊᓂᔑᓈᐯᐗᑭ, Manitoba
Intended Audience:
Genre: Literary Fiction: Flash Fiction, Short Stories, Novel
Author: Azad, Nafiza
City: Surrey, British Columbia
Intended Audience:
Genre: YA Fantasy
BIPOC,
Author: Deed, Jaswant
City: Brampton, Ontario
Intended Audience: PANJABI AND ASIAN COMMUNITY
Genre:
Author: Bowes, Lisa
City: , Alberta
Intended Audience: Gr 1-3 but can adapt to include whole school
Genre: Children's Literature
Author: Mohamed, Premee
City: Edmonton, Alberta
Intended Audience:
Genre:
BIPOC, Living with a disability,
Author: Gunraj, Andrea
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Walsh, Helen
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Farmand, Sareh
City: , British Columbia
Intended Audience:
Genre: Poetry and Screenwriting
BIPOC,
Author: Kent, Ian
City: Vancouver,
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Living with a disability,
Author: Heffernan, Virginia
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: Science & Business
Author: Goodhand, Seyward
City: Winnipeg, Manitoba
Intended Audience:
Genre:
LGBTQI2S,
Author: Linehan Young, Ida
City: Conception Bay South, Newfoundland and Labrador
Intended Audience:
Genre: Historical Fiction
Author: Dickson, Barbara
City: Scarborough, Ontario
Intended Audience: High School
Genre: Fiction, Non-fiction, Screenwriting, Magazine, Newspaper
Living with a disability,
Author: DyckFehderau, Ruth
City: Edmonton, Alberta
Intended Audience:
Genre: Fiction and Creative Nonfiction
LGBTQI2S, Living with a disability,
Author: Glenn-Copeland, Elizabeth
City: Grey Highlands, Ontario
Intended Audience: Grade 3 and up
Genre:
LGBTQI2S, Living with a disability,
Author: Anderson, R.J.
City: Stratford, Ontario
Intended Audience: Gr. 4 and up
Genre: MG/YA, Fantasy and Science Fiction
Author: Henderson, Keith
City: Montreal West, Quebec
Intended Audience: age 16 and up
Genre:
Author: Kleiber, Marilyn
City: , Ontario
Intended Audience: Grades seven and eight and high school
Genre:
Author: Besel, Donna
City: Lac du Bonnet, Manitoba
Intended Audience: kindergarten to grade 12
Genre: fiction and creative nonfiction
Author: Lewis, Amanda West
City: Perth, Ontario
Intended Audience: grade 7 +
Genre: YA
Author: Robertson, Patricia
City: Winnipeg, Manitoba
Intended Audience: Grades 8 to 12
Genre: Fiction, poetry, creative nonfiction
Author: Vlessides, Michael
City: Canmore, Alberta
Intended Audience:
Genre: Non-Fiction
Author: Burtinshaw, Julie
City: Vancouver, British Columbia
Intended Audience: High school students
Genre: Young Adult, Adult, Fiction, creative fiction, non-fiction, historical
Author: Pigeon, Marguerite
City: Vancouver, British Columbia
Intended Audience:
Genre: Poetry, Fiction, Review
Author: Anderson-Dargatz, Gail
City: Salmon Arm, _none
Intended Audience: Middle school, high school, literacy learner groups
Genre: Fiction
Author: Bradshaw, Mel
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: crime fiction
Author: Stachniak, Eva
City: TORONTO, Ontario
Intended Audience: Higher grades, history and humanities students
Genre: fiction, historical fiction
Author: Jarman, Mark Anthony
City: Fredericton, NB, _none
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Gunnery, Sylvia
City: Crescent Beach, NS, Nova Scotia
Intended Audience: various ages: 13+; 8 - 12; 5 - 7
Genre:
Author: Thomas, H. Nigel
City: Greenfield Park, Quebec
Intended Audience:
Genre: Fiction, poetry
BIPOC, LGBTQI2S,
Author: Li, Vivian (Xiao Wen)
City: Vancouver, British Columbia
Intended Audience:
Genre: Fiction (literary and speculative), poetry, plays, screenwriting, creative nonfiction, podcasting, comics, lyrics, TV writing, children's literature
BIPOC, LGBTQI2S, Living with a disability,
Author: Graham, Mary
City: Calgary, Alberta
Intended Audience:
Genre: She/her
Author: Bowslaugh, Randi-Lee
City: Welland, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: Non-Fiction, Horror, Children's
Living with a disability,
Author: Stewart, Robert Earl
City: Windsor, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Leslie, Rosella
City: Halfmoon Bay, British Columbia
Intended Audience:
Genre: Fiction, Historical Fiction, Non-Fiction, Poetry
Author: Yearington, Tim
City: Kingston and also Kitchizibi Metis Territory (Ottawa/Mattawa River), Ontario
Intended Audience: High school and up
Genre: Indigenous (Metis-Algonquin) Traditional Knowledge and Worldview
BIPOC,
Author: Curtis, Andrea
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience: Kindergarten to high school
Genre:
Author: Quon, Anna
City: Halifax, Nova Scotia
Intended Audience:
Genre: poetry, literary fiction
BIPOC, Living with a disability,
Author: Norris, Daniela I.
City: Montreal,
Intended Audience: teens 12-17
Genre:
Author: Aire, Ekiuwa
City: Oakville, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: African History, Black History, History, Children
BIPOC,
Author: Hudson, Allan
City: Dieppe, New Brunswick
Intended Audience: High school
Genre: Action/adventure. Mystery. Historical Fiction. Short Stories.
Living with a disability,
Author: Thapa, Manjushree
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: Fiction, literary nonfiction, and literary translation.
BIPOC,
Author: Ramsingh, Priya
City: Etobicoke, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre:
BIPOC,
Author: Holland, Eva
City: Whitehorse, Yukon
Intended Audience:
Genre:
LGBTQI2S,
Author: Farrell Holler, Sue
City: Grande Prairie, Alberta
Intended Audience: K-3, 4-6, 7-8, 9-12
Genre: Children's/Young Adult
Author: Donahue, Anne
City: Cambridge, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: McDonell, Regan
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: Mature Young Adult
Author: Radecki, Barbara
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience: Teens, Aspiring Writers, Book Clubs
Genre: Young Adult
Author: Lyall, Casey
City: , Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Gardiner, Elee
City: Vancouver, British Columbia
Intended Audience:
Genre: poetry, non fiction
Author: Miller, John
City: Toronto, Ontario
Intended Audience:
Genre: Literary Fiction
LGBTQI2S,
Author: Toffanello, Paul
City: Vancouver, BC / New Liskeard, ON, British Columbia
Intended Audience: Grades 4-8 & Grades 1-3
Genre: Middle Grade Fiction & Children's Illustrated Fiction/Picture Books
Author: Koller, Katherine
City: Edmonton, Alberta
Intended Audience: Junior and high school: grades 7-12
Genre: novel, short story, drama, screenplay, nonfiction, poetry, essay
Author: Callanan, Mark
City: St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador
Intended Audience:
Genre: poetry
Author: Bursey, Jeff
City: Edmonton, Alberta
Intended Audience:
Genre: Fiction and non-fiction
Author: Bass, Karen
City: Hamilton, Ontario
Intended Audience: Grades 5 to 12.
Genre: Young Adult & Middle Grade novels
Author: Canton, Licia
City: Montreal, Quebec
Intended Audience:
Genre: fiction, nonfiction, poetry
Author: Šobat, Gail Sidonie
City: Edmonton, Alberta
Intended Audience: Grades 4-6, Grades 7-12, adult
Genre: YA Fiction, Fantasy, Poetry; Literary Fiction, Poetry (adults)
Author: Mitchell, Orm
City: Otonabee, Ontario
Intended Audience: High School
Genre: memoir
Author: Geddes, Gary
City: Thetis Island, British Columbia
Intended Audience: High school students
Genre: Freedom to Read Award (TWUC)
Author: McKay, Sharon
City: Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island
Intended Audience:
Genre: Y/A
Author: Khan, Rukhsana
City: Toronto, ON,
Intended Audience: grades 4 - 8
Genre: children's, young adult, adult
BIPOC,
Author, City,
Equity Initiative
Intended Audience, Genre
Author: Cader, Fathima
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
BIPOC,
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Savage, Candace
City: Saskatoon, Saskatchewan
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Non-fiction, including children's literature
Author: Mezghanni, Samar Samir
City: Ottawa, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
BIPOC,
Intended Audience:
Genre: fiction, non-fiction, academic research
Author: Flash, The
City: Alberta, Alberta
Equity Initiative:
BIPOC,
Intended Audience: Age 15-20
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller, Adventure, Technology, Life
Author: Kachala, Elaine
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: children, middle grade (4-8), 9-12 years
Genre: Nonfiction, middle grade
Author: Rosen, Rachel
City: TORONTO, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Living with a disability,
Intended Audience:
Genre: fantasy, sci-fi, eco-fiction, non-fiction
Author: Hilles, Robert
City: Nanaimo, _none
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Poetry and Fiction
Author: Subramanian Kanta, Sneha
City: Greater Toronto Area, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
BIPOC,
Intended Audience:
Genre: Poetry, Creative Nonfiction, Fiction, Hybrid
Author: Koop, Gregory
City: Edmonton, Alberta
Equity Initiative:
Living with a disability,
Intended Audience:
Genre: Literary Fiction
Author: Morton, Mark
City: Kitchener, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: High school
Genre: Creative non-fiction; dystopian fiction
Author: Jabara, Albert
City: Ottawa, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Brewster, Hugh
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
LGBTQI2S,
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Blunt, Giles
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Fiction, Screenplay, Poetry
Author: De Sa, Anthony
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: High School
Genre: Literary Fiction
Author: Raffan, James
City: Seeley's Bay, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Tullson, Diane
City: , _none
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: Grade 7-12
Genre: Fiction
Author: Maitland, Colette
City: Gananoque, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Fiction
Author: Capilongo, Domenico
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: High School
Genre: Poetry, Prose
Author: Deckha, Nitin
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
BIPOC,
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Leveille, Kathy-Diane
City: Quispamsis, New Brunswick
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Simmers, Bren
City: Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Poetry and creative non-fiction
Author: Elder, R. Bruce
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: High-school art students
Genre:
Author: Boughton, Noelle
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: Youth and young adults interested in Canadian literature.
Genre: Non-fiction
Author: Davies, Lynn
City: Fredericton, New Brunswick
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: Grades 1 to 12
Genre: poetry, essays, reviews, freelance pieces, also poems and stories for children
Author: Little, Melanie
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Deen, Natasha
City: Edmonton, Alberta
Equity Initiative:
BIPOC,
Intended Audience: K-12
Genre:
Author: Kerbel, Deborah
City: Thornhill, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Children's Literature
Author: de Leeuw, Sarah
City: Lake Country, British Columbia
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: Grade 7 and above
Genre: Poetry, Literary Non-Fiction, Academic/Research
Author: Cavanagh, Paul
City: London, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Literary fiction
Author: Zeman, Ludmila
City: Montreal, Quebec
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Colwell, Stephen
City: New Lowell, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: High School /University Level
Genre: Spirituality, New Age, Historical Fiction
Author: Dionne, JoAnn
City: Victoria, British Columbia
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Nonfiction
Author: Walsh, Susan
City: Wakefield, Quebec
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: grade three and up
Genre: Non-fiction and Fiction
Author: MacLean, Wendy Jean
City: Brockville, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: young adult, or children
Genre: Poetry
Author: Parchewsky, Carol Ann
City: Calgary, Alberta
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Carter, Kern
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
BIPOC,
Intended Audience: High school students at any reading level
Genre:
Author: Friedman, Kathy
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
LGBTQI2S, Living with a disability,
Intended Audience:
Genre: Fiction, creative nonfiction
Author: DeLuca, Marjorie (M.M.)
City: Winnipeg, Manitoba
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: grades 10-12
Genre: Contemporary and historical suspense, YA science fiction
Author: Rosenblum, Rebecca
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Fiction
Author: Reaume, Marilyn
City: Stoney Creek, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: 8-14 years of age
Genre: Children's Poetry
Author: Giuliano, David
City: Marathon, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: Students interested in writing
Genre: Fiction, Creative Non-Fiction, Memoir
Author: Ryan, Mike
City: Millbrook, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Neville, Kim
City: Vancouver, British Columbia
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Potvin, Lorrie
City: Kingston, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
BIPOC, LGBTQI2S,
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Russell, Jason
City: London, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Marques, Irene
City: Toronto,
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: University, College, High School
Genre:
Author: McLeod, Darrel
City: Sooke, British Columbia
Equity Initiative:
BIPOC, LGBTQI2S,
Intended Audience:
Genre: Memoir
Author: Wickenden, David
City: Greater Sudbury, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: elementary, high school
Genre: Thriller
Author: Ramadan, Danny
City: Vancouver, British Columbia
Equity Initiative:
BIPOC, LGBTQI2S,
Intended Audience:
Genre: Fiction, non-fiction, memoir, children books
Author: Partridge, Shawna
City: Sudbury, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Fiction; Historical Fiction; Nonfiction
Author: Goulden, Alban
City: New Westminster, British Columbia
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Mook-Sang, Jennifer
City: Burlington, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
BIPOC,
Intended Audience:
Genre: Picture Books, Middle Grade Fiction
Author: Graziani, Edy
City: , Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Various
Author: Barwin, Gary
City: Hamilton, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: fiction, poetry, children's literature, non-fiction
Author: Lazurko, Anne
City: Weyburn, Saskatchewan
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: Adult ages 16 to 100
Genre: Fiction; Poetry
Author: Dunnion, Kristyn
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
LGBTQI2S,
Intended Audience: grade 9 and higher
Genre: Speculative Fiction, primarily
Author: Bushkowsky, Aaron
City: Vancouver,
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Bloom, Ronna
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: 10 and up. Grade 3 and up.
Genre: Poetry
Author: Malone, Stephens Gerard
City: , _none
Equity Initiative:
LGBTQI2S,
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Haynes, Diane
City: BURNABY, British Columbia
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: narrative fiction, creative non-fiction, poetry, young adult
Author: Rothman, Claire
City: Montreal, Quebec
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: upper grade high school, college and CEGEP, university
Genre: fiction: novels, stories
Author: Boers, Arthur
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Hunter, Bruce
City: Toor hill, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Living with a disability,
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Theis, Leona
City: Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Saskatchewan
Equity Initiative:
Living with a disability,
Intended Audience: High school students
Genre: Fiction, Personal essay, Memoir
Author: Wider, Tini
City: Burnaby, British Columbia
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Cunningham, Francine
City: Cree, Metis, Settler, Alberta
Equity Initiative:
BIPOC,
Intended Audience: all grades
Genre: Fiction, Poetry, Creative non-fiction, Screen
Author: Butler Hallett, Michelle
City: St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador
Equity Initiative:
Living with a disability,
Intended Audience:
Genre: Literary-historical fiction. I write gentle hybrids -- whatever I need to serve my story.
Author: Dunn, Claire Ross
City: TORONTO, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Hoang, Jolie Phuong
City: Fonthill, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Creative Nonfiction Memoir and Fiction
Author: Sara, Harpreet
City: Surrey, British Columbia
Equity Initiative:
BIPOC,
Intended Audience:
Genre: Fiction
Author: Duarte, Marilyn
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Creative Non-Fiction, Memoir, and Screenwriting
Author: Diaczuk, Doug
City: Thunder Bay, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Fiction
Author: Johnson, Natalee Antoinette
City: Brampton, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
BIPOC,
Intended Audience: Kindergarten to College/University
Genre: Children, Poetry, Non-Fiction, Fiction
Author: A Ghadery, Hollay
City: , Ontario
Equity Initiative:
BIPOC, Living with a disability,
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Guenther, Faye
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Barron, Joelle
City: Fort Frances, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
LGBTQI2S,
Intended Audience:
Genre: Poetry/Fiction
Author: Hussain, Salma
City: toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Children and Adult Fiction
Author: Sulaiman, Sonia
City: Windsor, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
BIPOC, LGBTQI2S, Living with a disability,
Intended Audience:
Genre: speculative fiction, fantasy
Author: Piudik, Jaclyn
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Poetry
Author: Drobnies, Adrienne
City: Vancouver,
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: All grades
Genre:
Author: So, Vicki
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
BIPOC,
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Johnston, Simon
City: Vancouver, British Columbia
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: High School
Genre:
Author: Frey, J.M.
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
LGBTQI2S,
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Carmichael, L. E.
City: Trenton, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: Grades 4-6
Genre: Children's Literature
Author: Harris-Callway, Madeleine
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Crime Fiction
Author: Armstrong, Théodora
City: North Vancouver, British Columbia
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Fiction
Author: Favro, Terri
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: Senior high school (grade 11 and up)
Genre: Science fiction and popular science
Author: Ruth, Elizabeth
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
LGBTQI2S,
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Oron, Judie
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: ages 14+
Genre:
Author: Graham, Monica
City: Sundridge, Nova Scotia
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: any, but not all at the same time
Genre: non-fiction... so far!
Author: Olding, Susan
City: Victoria, British Columbia
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Greco, Heidi
City: Surrey, British Columbia
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: My materials are best suited to high school or post-secondary settings.
Genre: poetry, critical writing, fiction
Author: Couture, Pauline
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Living with a disability,
Intended Audience: any
Genre: Documentary, Comedy, Business and Technical, Speechwriting, etc.
Author: Tregebov, Rhea
City: Vancouver, British Columbia
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Hale, Michael
City: Elora, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Smith, Michael
City: Kelowna, British Columbia
Equity Initiative:
LGBTQI2S,
Intended Audience: High School
Genre: fiction, poetry, creative nonfiction/memoir, screenwriting, comedy.
Author: Goldstein, Dana
City: Calgary, Alberta
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Memoir, Middle Grade Fiction, YA Fiction
Author: Mardero, Adam
City: , Ontario
Equity Initiative:
LGBTQI2S, Living with a disability,
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Botha, Danila
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Living with a disability,
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Hughes, Alison
City: Edmonton, Alberta
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Children's Literature, Short Fiction
Author: Roitman, Gina
City: St-Colomban, Quebec
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: literary fiction, short stories, memoir, biography
Author: Koops, Victoria
City: , Saskatchewan
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Young Adult, Middle Years, Children's Fiction
Author: Maxymiw, Anna
City: ,
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Hoque, shahanaz
City: Mississauga, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: Jk to 12
Genre:
Author: Scharper, Hilary
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Fiction/Non-fiction Nature writing/Multimodal Fiction and Non-fiction
Author: Hrab, Naseem
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
BIPOC,
Intended Audience: Grades K and up / Ages 5 and up
Genre: Children's Writing; Comedy Writing; Personal Essays
Author: Bailey, Jen
City: Ottawa, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Children's fiction
Author: bennett, andrea
City: Tiskwat (Powell River), British Columbia
Equity Initiative:
LGBTQI2S,
Intended Audience:
Genre: Nonfiction, poetry
Author: Henderson, Doley
City: T'karonto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: fiction, creative nonfiction, flash, lyric essay
Author: Turnbull, Bryn
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Historical Fiction
Author: Clark, Richard
City: Oakville, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Children's/chapter books/middle grade books
Author: Blackburn McBride, Robin
City: Gatineau, Quebec
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Fiction, Poetry
Author: Körner, Miriam
City: Air Ronge, Saskatchewan
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: k-12
Genre: Young Adult, Children's Book, Fiction, Non-Fiction
Author: Promislow, Dawn
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Literary fiction
Author: MacLeod, Kirsteen
City: , Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Rabbani, Waheed
City: Grimsby, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Historical Fiction
Author: Paul, Julie
City: Victoria,
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Farnsworth, Vanessa
City: Creston, British Columbia
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Fiction, Short Fiction, Journalism, Screenwriting
Author: Walker, Ruth
City: Oshawa, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: High school students
Genre: Fiction (adult & young adult), poetry and creative nonfiction
Author: Hathaway, Luke
City: Halifax, Nova Scotia
Equity Initiative:
LGBTQI2S,
Intended Audience:
Genre: poetry, essays, libretti, plays
Author: Nuttall-Smith, Ben
City: White Rock, British Columbia
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: Grades 2 – 5
Genre:
Author: Fallis, Terry
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: Students
Genre:
Author: Merrell, Mar'ce
City: Cochrane, Alberta
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: High School Students
Genre: Young Adult, Adult, Fiction, Non-Fiction
Author: Doctor, Farzana
City: Etobicoke, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
BIPOC, LGBTQI2S,
Intended Audience:
Genre: literary fiction and poetry
Author: Skrypuch, Marsha
City: Brantford, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: all grades, plus adult, college and university
Genre: fiction, narrative non-fiction
Author: Scrimger, Richard
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Mid-school and YA novels, usually quirky.
Author: Crook, Marion
City: Gibsons, British Columbia
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: teens or adults
Genre: memoir, cozy mysteries
Author: Kilbourne, Christina
City: Bracebridge, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Hannis, Alexia
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Non-fiction
Author: Graham, Taylor Marie
City: Cambridge, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: John, Jeremy
City: Sudbury, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: grades 4-8
Genre: short stories / middle grade / young adult
Author: DeLeskie, Jennifer
City: Montreal, Quebec
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Rigg, Brian
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
BIPOC, LGBTQI2S,
Intended Audience:
Genre: Poetry
Author: Grace Stewart, Heather
City: , _none
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Nyoka, Gail
City: Slocan Park, British Columbia
Equity Initiative:
BIPOC,
Intended Audience: Grades 4 - 6
Genre: Children's and adult
Author: Rosner, Anna
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Children's books, essays
Author: BEATTIE, ANNE-MARIE
City: Oshawa, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: FICTION/NON FICTION
Author: Gentile, Leslie
City: Brentwood Bay, British Columbia
Equity Initiative:
BIPOC,
Intended Audience:
Genre: middle grade fiction
Author: Weiser, Richard
City: Toronto,
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Poetry, nonfiction, drama, fiction
Author: Canon, Ian
City: Edmonton, Alberta
Equity Initiative:
BIPOC,
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Grisenthwaite, Gord
City: Kingsville, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
BIPOC, Living with a disability,
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Angelo, Lexie
City: , Alberta
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Crime/Mystery, Short Story, Non-Fiction - Food.
Author: O'Cinneide, C.S.
City: Guelph, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: thriller, crime, horror
Author: Shenher, Lorimer
City: Burnaby, British Columbia
Equity Initiative:
LGBTQI2S,
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Carley, Rod
City: North Bay, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Literary Fiction
Author: Crown, Bruce
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
BIPOC,
Intended Audience:
Genre: Literary, Drama, Neo-noir
Author: Perry, Daniel
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Fiction
Author: O'Connor, Heather
City: Peterborough, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Children's books, picture books, young adult fiction, nonfiction, short stories, speculative fiction, historical fiction..
Author: Pinkney, Jeff
City: Haliburton and Baden, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: Grades 2-5
Genre: Children's Literature and Poetry
Author: Thompson, Kim
City: Salt Spring Island,
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Kerrin, Jessica
City: Halifax, Nova Scotia
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: grades P-6
Genre: Children's books: middle readers, chapter books, picture books
Author: McLeod, Heather
City: Thunder Bay, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: preschool to high school
Genre:
Author: Winters, Kari-Lynn
City: St. Catharines, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: Toddlers, Children, Parents, Teachers
Genre:
Author: Code, Devon
City: Peterborough, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: literary fiction
Author: Maruno, Jennifer
City: Burlington, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Children's Literature
Author: Hughes, Susan
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: children's books, YA
Author: Abbott, Elizabeth
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Nonfiction, Historical fiction
Author: Kertes, Joseph
City: , Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Mirolla, Michael
City: Hamilton, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Fiction, poetry, plays
Author: Hutsell-Manning, Linda
City: Cobourg, ON, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: Kindergarten to Grade 3 - picture books and play creation Grade 4 to 6 or 7 - time-travel novels, play writing Grade 7 to 12 - short stories, novel, play writing Adult - Fiction, memoir, poetry, play writing, juvenile novels, picture books
Genre: Fiction, memoir, poetry, playwriting, juvenile novels, picture books
Author: Beiser, Vince
City: Vancouver, British Columbia
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Literary Nonfiction
Author: Chong, Kevin
City: Vancouver, British Columbia
Equity Initiative:
BIPOC,
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Broadbent, Laura
City: Montreal, Quebec
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Poetry
Author: Platana, Janette
City: Peterborough, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Warner, Andrea
City: Vancouver, British Columbia
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Non-fiction
Author: Dickson, Alessia
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Living with a disability,
Intended Audience: Grades 5-12 (12-18 year olds). My presentation can be modified to fit different grades and reading levels upon request.
Genre: Young Adult Fantasy
Author: Malik, Tāriq
City: VANCOUVER, British Columbia
Equity Initiative:
BIPOC,
Intended Audience: All
Genre: Poetry / Literary & Creative Historical Fiction / BC / Vancouver / Punjab / Colonial India / Pakistan / History / 1947 Indian Partition / Research / Teach / Explore Culture & History & Literature
Author: Yin, Anna
City: Mississauga, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
BIPOC,
Intended Audience: grade 2-12
Genre: Poetry
Author: Babcock, Heather
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
LGBTQI2S,
Intended Audience:
Genre: Literary fiction, historical fiction
Author: Thors, K.B.
City: Red Deer, Alberta
Equity Initiative:
LGBTQI2S, Living with a disability,
Intended Audience:
Genre: Poetry, creative non-fiction, screenwriting.
Author: Corr, John
City: Hamilton, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: Grades 5-12
Genre: Middle Grade fiction
Author: Macpherson Vukusic, Tamara
City: Kamloops, British Columbia
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: D'Izzia, Guglielmo
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Literary - Mystery - Noir
Author: Flanagan, Susan
City: St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: Junior high-high school
Genre: Fiction
Author: McKenna, Emma
City: Hamilton, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
LGBTQI2S, Living with a disability,
Intended Audience:
Genre: Poetry; N0n-Fiction; Memoir; Speculative Fiction
Author: Cassie, Aidan
City: Victoria / Gulf Islands, British Columbia
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: either K-2, or grades 3-5
Genre: Picture Books
Author: Younge-Ullman, Danielle
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: Middle grade and young adult
Genre: Adult, Young Adult
Author: Meneghetti, Monica
City: Vancouver, British Columbia
Equity Initiative:
LGBTQI2S,
Intended Audience:
Genre: creative nonfiction/memoir, literary translation
Author: Prairie, Katherine
City: Kingston, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Living with a disability,
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Rosenbaum, Bev Katz
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: Middle schoolers, high schoolers, university students
Genre: Young adult
Author: Sabaye Moghaddam, Maria
City: Ottawa, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
BIPOC,
Intended Audience:
Genre: Fiction, nonfiction
Author: Stemp, Heather
City: North Bay, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: Middle grades 4-6 for Amelia & Me YA grades 7-9 for Under Amelia's Wing
Genre: Historical Fiction
Author: Austen, Catherine
City: Gatineau, Quebec
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: children's, YA, adult
Author: Woodward, Caroline
City: New Denver and/or Parksville in 2022, British Columbia
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: short fiction, novels, memoir, essays, travel articles, adult literacy, chapter books 8-11 years, picture books
Author: Sibbald, Barbara
City: Ottawa, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Fiction, nonfiction, journalism
Author: Bustin, Pam
City: Chapleau, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Literary Fiction, Women's Fiction, LGBTQI2S fiction, Drama, Non-Fiction
Author: deMeulles, Richard
City: Sudbury, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: High School, creative writing/literature students
Genre:
Author: Lee, David
City: HAMILTON, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: I specialize in YA - 10-18
Genre:
Author: McNicoll, Sylvia
City: Burlington, ON, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: grades 3-6, grades 6-9, High school writers' craft
Genre: Young adult and children's literature
Author: Gordon, Katherine Palmer
City: Gabriola, British Columbia
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: high school, senior level
Genre:
Author: gill, lakshmi
City: ,
Equity Initiative:
BIPOC,
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Scarsbrook, Richard
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: Adult, Teen, Middle Grade
Genre:
Author: Malik, Fareh
City: , Ontario
Equity Initiative:
BIPOC,
Intended Audience: Grades 9+
Genre: Poetry, Creative Non-fiction
Author: Moulton, donalee
City: Halifax, Nova Scotia
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: Tween or young adult
Genre:
Author: Silvie, Monica
City: Vancouver, British Columbia
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: K to Grade 4
Genre: Children's fiction and non-fiction
Author: De Gasperi, Giulia
City: ,
Equity Initiative:
Living with a disability,
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Mossallanejad, Ezat
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Living with a disability,
Intended Audience: flexible
Genre:
Author: Raab, Kelley
City: Ottawa, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: More, David
City: Kingston, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: any
Genre: Historical Fiction
Author: Sorochinsky, Jo
City: Ottawa, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: secondary school
Genre: memoir
Author: Church, Dana L
City: Waterloo, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: Grades 2–6
Genre: Nonfiction
Author: Brewer, Nicole
City: Kitchener, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
LGBTQI2S,
Intended Audience: High school
Genre: Fiction
Author: McDiarmid, Jessica
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Hoff, Andrea
City: Vancouver, British Columbia
Equity Initiative:
LGBTQI2S, Living with a disability,
Intended Audience:
Genre: comics, nonfction, speculative fiction, graphic memoir
Author: van Staalduinen, Brent
City: Hamilton, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: Grades 7-12
Genre: Fiction, Creative Nonfiction
Author: Fisseha, Rebecca
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
BIPOC,
Intended Audience: High school.
Genre: Fiction. Non-fiction.
Author: Thompson, Ron
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Fiction: satire, historical, contemporary
Author: Vo, Nancy
City: Vancouver, British Columbia
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: Ages 7-10
Genre: Picture Books
Author: Srigley, Ron
City: Owen Sound, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Dagnino, Arianna
City: Vancouver, British Columbia
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Fiction, nonfiction, creative nonfiction, poetry, travel writing, reportage & feature stories, academic writing
Author: Everest, Beth
City: Calgary, Alberta
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: any
Genre:
Author: Jennings, Peter
City: Midland, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: any
Genre: Creative non-fiction
Author: Shreve, Craig
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
BIPOC,
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Wayne, Joyce
City: Oakville, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Lapointe, Annette
City: Grande Prairie, Alberta
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: older teens
Genre: literary fiction, slipstream fiction
Author: Shields, Vanessa
City: Windsor, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: I can adapt my presentations to meet the age/reading level/grade needed, including shifting presentations to match curriculum.
Genre: Poetry, Memoir, Fiction, Children's Books
Author: Draper, Penny
City: Victoria, British Columbia
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: Elementary to high school students
Genre: Juvenile Fiction
Author: Long, Angela
City: , Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: poetry, creative nonfiction, fiction
Author: Clayton, Conyer
City: Ottawa, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
LGBTQI2S, Living with a disability,
Intended Audience:
Genre: Poetry, Flash Fiction, Short Story, CNF
Author: O'Reilly, Gillian
City: , Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Children's books (non-fiction and fiction)
Author: Love, K. Ann
City: King City, ON (short drive to Toronto, Peel, York), Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: 8-14
Genre: Children's Non Fiction
Author: Schmidt, René
City: Trenton,, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: Junior, Intermediate or Senior Division
Genre:
Author: Aker, Don
City: Halifax, Nova Scotia
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Young Adult
Author: Dubé, Paulette
City: Jasper, Alberta
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: poetry and prose
Author: Miskonoodinkwe Smith, Christine
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
BIPOC,
Intended Audience: college, university
Genre: Memoir
Author: Hegele, Sydney
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
LGBTQI2S, Living with a disability,
Intended Audience: Grades 4-12
Genre: Literary fiction, creative nonfiction, personal essays, poetry
Author: Morrison, Geoffrey D.
City: Vancouver, British Columbia
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Literary fiction
Author: Gordon, Ariel
City: Winnipeg, Manitoba
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Poetry, Creative Non-Fiction
Author: Kyle, Barbara
City: Guelph, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Thriller, Mystery, Historical
Author: da costa, paulo
City: Calgary, Alberta
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: Grade 6+
Genre: Fiction, Creative Non-Fiction, Poetry
Author: Wimsett, David
City: Kentville, Nova Scotia
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: Junior High to High School
Genre: Womans Fiction, Historical Fiction, Science Fiction, Fantasy, Speculative Fiction
Author: Dangi, Jasveer
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Saeed, Jamal
City: Kingston, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Winter, Wendy
City: Squamish, British Columbia
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: Preschool to Grade 12
Genre: Children's Picture Books
Author: Edgar, Patti
City: Calgary, Alberta
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: Middle Grade
Genre:
Author: Kessaris, Andreas
City: Montreal,
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Silver, Erin
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: grades 5-7
Genre: middle grade fiction, middle grade nonfiction, picture books
Author: Luby, Brittany
City: ,
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Historical Nonfiction; Children's Picturebooks
Author: Diem, Rebecca
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
LGBTQI2S,
Intended Audience: pre-teens & teens, engaged readers
Genre: speculative, slipstream, science fiction, fantasy, poetry
Author: Flather, /Patti
City: Whitehorse, Yukon
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Sicherman, Claire
City: , British Columbia
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Memoir, Creative Nonfiction, Fiction
Author: Wilson-Yang, Jiaqing
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
BIPOC, LGBTQI2S, Living with a disability,
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Kellogg, Paul
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Non-Fiction – political economy, social movements
Author: Stewart, Wendi
City: Vaughan, Nova Scotia
Equity Initiative:
BIPOC,
Intended Audience: high school
Genre: literary fiction, creative non-fiction
Author: Challenger, Charlene
City: ,
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Rice, Waubgeshig
City: Sudbury, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
BIPOC,
Intended Audience:
Genre: Speculative Fiction, Literary Fiction, Indigenous Fiction
Author: Roberts, Clea
City: Whitehorse, Yukon
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Elza, Daniela
City: Vancouver, British Columbia
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Poetry & Creative Non-Fiction
Author: Banyard, Antonia
City: Nelson, British Columbia
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: 7-14 years, grades 2-8
Genre: fiction, children's non-fiction, children's fiction
Author: Backhouse, Frances
City: Victoria, British Columbia
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Creative Nonfiction
Author: Rivera, Raquel
City: Montreal, Quebec
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Children's and Young Adult Literature
Author: Kapllani, Perparim
City: TORONTO, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Endicott, Marina
City: Saskatoon, Saskatchewan
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Zimmermann, H. Werner
City: Guelph, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: K - 8
Genre: children's picture books
Author: Sauve, Paulette-Marie
City: Montreal, Quebec
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: all age groups
Genre:
Author: Hurdle, Crystal
City: North Vancouver, British Columbia
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Dean, Leesa
City: KRESTOVA, British Columbia
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: Any
Genre: Fiction, Poetry, Non-Fiction
Author: Sinclair, Michelle
City: Ottawa, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Literary Fiction
Author: Waterfall, Rhonda
City: , Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Literary Fiction
Author: McLellan, Stephanie Simpson
City: Newmarket, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: K-3 (for picture books); Grade 5-8 (for mid grade novel)
Genre: Picture Books, Mid Grade
Author: Yuan-Innes (writing as Melissa Yi), Melissa
City: , Ontario
Equity Initiative:
BIPOC,
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Stevenson, Robin
City: Victoria, British Columbia
Equity Initiative:
LGBTQI2S,
Intended Audience: K-12; max 3 grade level spread per session
Genre:
Author: Ramsay, Heather
City: Chilliwack, British Columbia
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Creative non-fiction, fiction, poetry
Author: Crook, Christina
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Kipp, Andrew
City: Wellesley, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Living with a disability,
Intended Audience: Pre-teen to young adult (12-22)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Speculative Fiction (science fiction/cyber & steampunk/historical fiction), Fantasy, Academic
Author: Bedell, Sean Paul
City: Dartmouth, Nova Scotia
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Dyer, Hadley
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Liburd, Tonya
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
BIPOC, LGBTQI2S, Living with a disability,
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Marshall, Yolanda T.
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
BIPOC,
Intended Audience: All
Genre: PICTURE BOOKS
Author: Somerville, Janet
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: Grade 6 and up
Genre: Literary nonfiction and fiction
Author: Coccia, Paul
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
LGBTQI2S,
Intended Audience:
Genre: Children's and Young Adult
Author: Gaughan, Laura Rock
City: Lakefield, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: High school
Genre:
Author: Vincent, John Emil
City: Montreal, Quebec
Equity Initiative:
LGBTQI2S,
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Wheaton, Margo
City: Halifax, Nova Scotia
Equity Initiative:
Living with a disability,
Intended Audience:
Genre: Poetry
Author: Galat, Joan Marie
City: Greater Edmonton Region, Alberta
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: Presentations available for K-12, mixed age groups, and family audiences.
Genre:
Author: Henderson, Patricia
City: Kingston, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Sylvester, Kevin
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: all ages, but primarily K-3 and 4-8
Genre:
Author: Rice, Bruce
City: Regina, Saskatchewan
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: Grade 9 and up
Genre:
Author: Lendrum, Bonnie
City: Carlisle, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Fiction; Literary Fiction
Author: Enns, Karen
City: Victoria, British Columbia
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Roy, Zoë
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
BIPOC,
Intended Audience: Grade 11 and 12
Genre:
Author: Laidlaw, Rob
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Porter, Anna
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: fiction and non-fiction
Author: McGill, Robert
City: Hamilton, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Living with a disability,
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Henighan, Stephen
City: ,
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Staunton, Ted
City: Port Hope, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: as above, different presentations for all ages and grades
Genre: all genres for young readers: picture books, novels, YA, graphic novels, non-fiction
Author: Moore, Christopher
City: Toronto, ON,
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: Middle school to high school
Genre:
Author: Watt, Kelly
City: Hamilton, Ontario, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Fiction, non-fiction, poetry
Author: Ens, Sarah
City: Winnipeg, Manitoba
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Poetry, Creative Nonfiction
Author: Alladin, Erin
City: Parry Sound region, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
LGBTQI2S, Living with a disability,
Intended Audience: Grades K-3 (can be adapted for older grades)
Genre: Children's Nonfiction
Author: Peck, Frances
City: North Vancouver, British Columbia
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: secondary school
Genre: Literary fiction
Author: Cottrill, Jeff
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Satire, humour, spoken word, mystery
Author: Rao-Robinson, Anitha
City: MILTON, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
BIPOC,
Intended Audience: Grades K-12
Genre:
Author: Fahner, Kim
City: Sudbury, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: Gr 3-12
Genre: poetry, plays, prose (creative non-fiction essays, short stories, novels)
Author: Blake, Becky
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Johnson, J. (Julie)
City: New Denmark, New Brunswick
Equity Initiative:
Living with a disability,
Intended Audience: any age above Grade 4
Genre: mystery/suspense novels, poetry, plays/musicals, short stories
Author: Jain, Mahak
City: , Ontario
Equity Initiative:
BIPOC,
Intended Audience:
Genre: Adult Fiction; Children's Fiction
Author: Byrne, Jake
City: , Ontario
Equity Initiative:
LGBTQI2S, Living with a disability,
Intended Audience:
Genre: Poetry, nonfiction, copy, editorial
Author: Kadarusman, Michelle
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Middle-grade fiction, Picture books
Author: Warren, Jane Baird
City: Ayer's Cliff, Quebec
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Middle grade historical
Author: Grundy, Susan
City: Montreal and Bolton-ouest, Quebec
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Fiction and narrative nonfiction
Author: Bennett, Carolyn
City: Brockville, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: Grade 11-12
Genre: Fiction, non-fiction, plays, screenplays
Author: Browne, Christene
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
BIPOC,
Intended Audience:
Genre: Literary Fiction, Science Fiction, Women's Fiction
Author: Saravia, Alejandro
City: Brossard, Quebec
Equity Initiative:
BIPOC,
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Lockhart, D.A.
City: Waawiiyaatanong/Moravian of the Thames, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
BIPOC,
Intended Audience:
Genre: Poetry, Essays, Short Fiction, Novels
Author: Revelle, Richard
City: Napanee, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
BIPOC,
Intended Audience: Grades Jk to 12
Genre: Young Adult and Adult
Author: Cayley, Kate
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
LGBTQI2S,
Intended Audience:
Genre: Fiction/Drama/Poetry
Author: Hohn, Nadia
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
BIPOC,
Intended Audience:
Genre: Children's books
Author: Powell, Marie
City: Regina, Saskatchewan
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: K to Adult (Grades 3-5; 8-10)
Genre: Historical Fantasy; Speculative Fiction
Author: Bolen, Dennis E
City: Victoria, British Columbia
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Fiction, criticism, journailsm.
Author: Blomer, Yvonne
City: Victoria, British Columbia
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Poetry, Memoir and Fiction
Author: Brenna, Beverley
City: Saskatoon, Saskatchewan
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: PreK - Grade 12
Genre: Young Adult (novels; short stories); Middle Grade (novels); Poetry (juvenile); Picture Books
Author: Lakoseljac, Bianca
City: Tiny, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Novels, short stories, poetry, essays, book reviews
Author: Sol, Adam
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Poetry, Nonfiction
Author: Cotter, Charis
City: St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: Grades 4 to 6
Genre: Picture books, middle-grade fiction, non-fiction history, children's biography, middle-grade non-fiction
Author: Madott, Darlene
City: Etobicoke, Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: HIGH SCHOOL
Genre: Literary Fiction
Author: Douglas, Ann
City: Golden Lake, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Non-fiction
Author: Gallander, Benj
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Dumas, Jacqueline
City: Dartmouth, Nova Scotia
Equity Initiative:
LGBTQI2S,
Intended Audience:
Genre: Fiction, Memoir, Nonfiction
Author: DWYER, MAGGIE
City: 1526 Pilger's Road, Nipissing ON , P0H1W0, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: FICTION
Author: Ahang-Mehdawi, Parastu
City: , Ontario
Equity Initiative:
BIPOC,
Intended Audience:
Genre: Non-Fiction
Author: Bell, Vanessa
City: Québec, Quebec
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: poetry + novel
Author: London, Erica
City: Oshawa, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
BIPOC,
Intended Audience: Children ,JK-grade 8
Genre: Children
Author: McIlhone, Donnie
City: Port Hood, Nova Scotia
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: High School and Post-Secondary levels.
Genre: Fiction and editorials
Author: Edwards, Frank B
City: Westport, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: Schools (primary to young adult) Schools (grades one to 9)
Genre: Children's non-fiction, Adult non-fiction, Picture books.
Author: VanSickle, Vikki
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: Kindergarten to Grade 10
Genre:
Author: Taylor, Wanda
City: Mississauga, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
BIPOC,
Intended Audience: all age levels
Genre:
Author: Carranza, Leonarda
City: Brampton, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
BIPOC,
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Roy, Ian
City: Ottawa, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: Grades 3 to 6
Genre: Fiction, Poetry
Author: Reilly, Jim
City: Calgary, Alberta
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Non-Fiction, Biography, Fiction
Author: Walker, Marcia
City: Montreal, Quebec
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Barrett, Gavin
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
BIPOC,
Intended Audience: All
Genre:
Author: Rykov, Mary
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Living with a disability,
Intended Audience:
Genre: poetry
Author: Albanese, Eleanor
City: Thunder Bay, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: Grades JK to 12
Genre: Historical Fiction- Creative Non-Fiction- Poetry
Author: Hamilton, Patti-Kay
City: Fort Smith, Northwest Territories
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: children to college
Genre:
Author: Hetherington, Victoria
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
LGBTQI2S,
Intended Audience:
Genre: science fiction, spec-fic, literary, Canadian
Author: Demchuk, David
City: St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador
Equity Initiative:
LGBTQI2S, Living with a disability,
Intended Audience: Grade 10 +
Genre: Horror/Literary
Author: Kovala, Liisa
City: Naughton, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: 9-12
Genre: Historical Fiction, Short Stories, Creative Non-fiction
Author: Berg, Sharon
City: Charlottetown, NL, A0C 1L0, Newfoundland and Labrador
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: Grade 2 to adult
Genre: poetry, fiction, nonfiction
Author: Paterson, Pamela
City: Kingston, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Fiction, non-fiction
Author: Brownlee, Maureen
City: ,
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Literary Fiction
Author: Barker, Michelle
City: Vancouver, British Columbia
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: Historical fiction: grades 9-12 Picture book: grades 1-3
Genre: Historical fiction, fantasy, YA, picture book, short fiction, non-fiction, poetry
Author: Conn, Heather
City: Vancouver/Sunshine Coast, British Columbia
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: Kindergarten, grades 1-3; high school
Genre: Creative nonfiction; short and long prose; picture book fiction; screenwriting, short drama and documentary
Author: Rouse Barbeau, Jennifer
City: North Bay, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Contemporary fiction; general and young adult audiences
Author: Goldstone, Gabriele
City: Winnipeg, Manitoba
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: Grades 9 and up
Genre: YA HIstorical Fiction
Author: Hodge, Deborah
City: Vancouver, British Columbia
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Children's books
Author: Lazarus, Eve
City: Vancouver, BC, British Columbia
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: non-fiction
Author: Elcock, Michael
City: Victoria, British Columbia
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: 6-18
Genre:
Author: Sandiford, Robert Edison
City: , _none
Equity Initiative:
BIPOC,
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Sullivan, Rosemary
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Ito, Sally
City: Winnipeg, Manitoba
Equity Initiative:
BIPOC,
Intended Audience: Elementary/Junior High/High School
Genre: Fiction, Creative Non-fiction, Poetry, Literary poetry translation
Author: McDonnell, Kathleen
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: all ages
Genre:
Author: Gonzalez, Alyssa
City: Ottawa, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
BIPOC, LGBTQI2S, Living with a disability,
Intended Audience: High school or older
Genre: Speculative fiction
Author: Edwards, Sophie
City: Kagawong, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
LGBTQI2S, Living with a disability,
Intended Audience: all grades
Genre: poetry, interdisciplinary writing
Author: Calderone, Andrew
City: , Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Beirne, Luke Francis
City: Saint John, New Brunswick
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Literary fiction
Author: deGroot, Renny
City: Bewdley, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: 7 and up
Genre: Historical Fiction, Mystery
Author: Marjerrison, Lara
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
LGBTQI2S,
Intended Audience: Elementary, High School, College
Genre: Poetry, Fiction, Non-Fiction, Screenwriting
Author: Wallace, Jade
City: Windsor, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
LGBTQI2S, Living with a disability,
Intended Audience: Any
Genre: Poetry, fiction
Author: Gaston, Lise
City: Vancouver,
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Cooke, Stephanie
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: Any, but best suited to middle grade audiences (8-12 years of age)
Genre: Fiction, fantasy, contemporary, acton/adventure, middle-grade, young adult
Author: Sze, Gillian
City: Montreal, Quebec
Equity Initiative:
BIPOC,
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Watson, Cristy
City: Surrey, British Columbia
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Ashton, Jenn
City: North Vancouver, British Columbia
Equity Initiative:
BIPOC, Living with a disability,
Intended Audience: Any
Genre: Non Fiction, Fiction, Poetry, Flash
Author: Desforges, Jaclyn
City: Hamilton, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
LGBTQI2S, Living with a disability,
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Nawrocki, Monica
City: Mansons Landing, British Columbia
Equity Initiative:
LGBTQI2S,
Intended Audience: middle school
Genre: MG/YA
Author: Michaels, Sean
City: Montreal, Quebec
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: literary fiction, historical fiction, interactive fiction, music criticism
Author: Deligoz, Onder
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Jones, Gordon K
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Tucker, Heather
City: Ajax,
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: High school senior
Genre: Literary Fiction
Author: Smith, Kara Ghobhainn
City: Pain Court, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Pendziwol, Jean E.
City: THUNDER BAY, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: Pre-K to High School
Genre: Adult Fiction, Children's Literature
Author: Joudrey, Matthew
City: Winnipeg, Manitoba
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: any
Genre:
Author: Silver, Eve
City: St. Catharines, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Hagen, Jamella
City: whitehorse, Yukon
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: Adult, high school, or elementary school.
Genre: Poetry, fiction, nonfiction
Author: Harris , Jane
City: Lethbridge, Alberta
Equity Initiative:
Living with a disability,
Intended Audience: Grades 7 to 12
Genre: Creative Non-Fiction, Poetry, Essay, Journalism
Author: Wagner, Bernadette
City: Treaty 4, Regina, Saskatchewan
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: K to 12
Genre: Poetry
Author: Rivera, Patria
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Poetry
Author: Hussain, Amir
City: Los Angeles,
Equity Initiative:
BIPOC,
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: MORDECAI, PAMELA CLAIRE
City: TORONTO, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
BIPOC, Living with a disability,
Intended Audience: all grades; all reading levels
Genre: Long and short fiction, poetry, plays
Author: Jackson, Melanie
City: Vancouver, British Columbia
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: One hour to 1.5 hours, depending on the length of the class block
Genre: Mystery
Author: Oltmann, Vanessa
City: Nanaimo, British Columbia
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Schwartz, Ellen
City: Burnaby, BC, British Columbia
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: Grades 2 through 8
Genre:
Author: Krossing, Karen
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
LGBTQI2S,
Intended Audience: Grades K to 12
Genre: Fiction and nonfiction for children and teens (picture books, novels, short stories)
Author: Vitalis, Jessica
City: Waterloo, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: 4th-8th grades
Genre:
Author: William, Eli K.P.
City: Kamakura, Japan,
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: Adult
Genre: Science fiction, literary fiction, cyberpunk, dystopian literature, Japanese literature
Author: Burgess, Tony
City: Stayner, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: MacDonald, Andrew
City: ,
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: McPherson, David
City: Waterloo, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Non-Fiction
Author: Upjohn, Rebecca
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Children's
Author: Lubiw-Hazard, Nadja
City: Toronto,
Equity Initiative:
LGBTQI2S,
Intended Audience:
Genre: fiction
Author: Fries, Matthew
City: Kitchener, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Comedy
Author: Hoffman, C.E.
City: Edmonton, Alberta
Equity Initiative:
LGBTQI2S, Living with a disability,
Intended Audience:
Genre: Urban Fantasy, Speculative Fiction, #OwnVoices
Author: Wood Barrett, Rebecca
City: Whistler, British Columbia
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: Age 9-12, Grades 4-6
Genre: fiction, children's, screenwriting
Author: Falk, Deborah
City: Winnipegosis, Manitoba
Equity Initiative:
BIPOC,
Intended Audience:
Genre: Metis Fiction
Author: Cross-Blanchard, Molly
City: Vancouver, British Columbia
Equity Initiative:
BIPOC,
Intended Audience:
Genre: Poetry, Fiction, Nonfiction
Author: Crowe, Cathy
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Kelly, Anne Carmel
City: Dartmouth, Nova Scotia
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: Grades 3-6 (ages 9-12)
Genre: Historical Fiction (Middle Readers)
Author: Bryant, Daniel
City: Toronto , Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: Young Adults who are generally disaffected.
Genre: Gothic Humour
Author: Nesbitt, Karen
City: Montreal, Quebec
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: High school Grades 7-12
Genre: Young Adult
Author: Camlot, Heather
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: Students in grades 3+
Genre: Fiction and nonfiction for children, middle-grade and YA. Historical fiction, contemporary fiction.
Author: MacIntyre, Roderick
City: Christina Lake, British Columbia
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: Grades 4 and up
Genre: Fiction
Author: Groth, Darren
City: Vancouver, British Columbia
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: Grades 7-12
Genre: Literary Fiction, YA Fiction
Author: Mercer, George
City: North Saanich,
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: High school - Grades 9+
Genre: National Park Fiction
Author: Dowding, Philippa
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: Grades 3 and up, also dependent upon the book discussed
Genre: Middle-grade fiction, YA fiction, poetry
Author: Schönmaier, Eleonore
City: , Nova Scotia
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Poetry, Fiction, Essays
Author: Macpherson, Margaret
City: Deep River, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: Junior/ senior high
Genre:
Author: Phillips, Wendy
City: Gabriola Island, British Columbia
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: upper elementary and high school
Genre: Young adult novel in verse
Author: Grubisic, Katia
City: Montréal, Quebec
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Barton, John
City: Victoria, British Columbia
Equity Initiative:
LGBTQI2S,
Intended Audience:
Genre: Poetry, Creative Nonfiction, Nonfiction
Author: Douglas, Tom
City: Oakville, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: All
Genre:
Author: Harlick, R.J.
City: Ottawa, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: high school students interested in becoming a writer
Genre: crime writing
Author: Freeman, Victoria
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
LGBTQI2S,
Intended Audience:
Genre: Creative non-fiction
Author: Charles, Norma
City: Vancouver, British Columbia
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: grades 3-7
Genre: Picture books and Novels for Middle Grade readers.
Author: Barris, Ted
City: Uxbridge, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Attema, Martha
City: Powassan, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: Kindergarten - grades 9
Genre: Realistic Fiction, Middle Grade
Author: Minsos, Susan
City: Edmonton, Alberta
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Lute, Audrey
City: Gilbert Plaints, Manitoba
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: Grades 2 to 9
Genre: Graphic Novel/Environment/ Climate/Society
Author: Byggdin, K.R.
City: Halifax, Nova Scotia
Equity Initiative:
LGBTQI2S,
Intended Audience:
Genre: Fiction
Author: Pendgracs, Doreen
City: Matlock, Manitoba
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: 10 years old and up
Genre: non-fiction
Author: Nickel, Barbara
City: Yarrow, British Columbia
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: Adapted to K-12
Genre: Poetry/Children's Literature/Creative Nonfiction
Author: Ulrich, Maureen
City: Lampman, Saskatchewan
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: 12 and up
Genre: Young Adult
Author: Velji, Aziz
City: Markham, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Self Help and Personal Development
Author: Christou, Theodore
City: Kingston, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Living with a disability,
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: dawn, jimy
City: by the lake,
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: poetics performance position
Author: Lundy, Randy
City: ,
Equity Initiative:
BIPOC,
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Torres, Joseph
City: Whitby, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
BIPOC,
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Aitken, Neil
City: Regina, Saskatchewan
Equity Initiative:
BIPOC,
Intended Audience:
Genre: Poetry
Author: Sharp, Cynthia
City: Vancouver, British Columbia
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: McBride, Karen
City: ,
Equity Initiative:
BIPOC,
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: M00re, Tom
City: St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Marshall Flaherty, Kate
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Living with a disability,
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Dolman, AJ
City: Ottawa,
Equity Initiative:
LGBTQI2S, Living with a disability,
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Rowntree, Lenore
City: Vancouver/Gibsons, British Columbia
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: High school and upper elementary school
Genre: Fiction, Non-Fiction, Poetry, Plays
Author: Kastner, Susan
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Fischer Guy, Christine
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: fiction, essay, journalism
Author: Oliver, Alexandra
City: Burlington, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Poetry
Author: Leslie, Alex
City: Vancouver, British Columbia
Equity Initiative:
LGBTQI2S,
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Tamberg, Urve
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Historical fiction, Kidlit
Author: Morgan, Dwayne
City: Ajax, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
BIPOC,
Intended Audience:
Genre: Spoken Word
Author: Zeman-Spaleny, Linda
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Peterson, Lois
City: Nanaimo, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Polak, Monique
City: Montreal, Quebec
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: all age levels
Genre:
Author: goodall, lian
City: ,
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Non-fiction, historical fiction.
Author: Bertin, Johanna
City: Smithfield, New Brunswick
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Biography, Non-fiction
Author: Sadler, Judy-Ann
City: London, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Books for children
Author: Young, Dianne
City: Martensville, Saskatchewan
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: Reading is tailored to the grade level. I have done Kindergarten to high school.
Genre: children's, adult non-fiction, poetry
Author: Grills, Barry
City: North Bay, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Living with a disability,
Intended Audience: senior post secondary to post-secondary level
Genre: Fiction, Non-Fiction
Author: Macaulay, Regan W. H.
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: K-3
Genre: Children's literature, including middle-grade and picture books, as well as horror/fantasy-comedy mashups for adult readers
Author: Simpson, Leanne Toshiko
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
BIPOC, LGBTQI2S, Living with a disability,
Intended Audience:
Genre: Fiction, Creative Nonfiction, Poetry
Author: Lafleche, Andrew
City: Eganville, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Living with a disability,
Intended Audience:
Genre: Poetry, Fiction
Author: Shepherd, Andrea
City: Montreal, Quebec
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Fiction, non-fiction
Author: Williams (Adams/Alexander), Rebekkah
City: Owen Sound, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Fiction, Non-Fiction
Author: Paul, Heather
City: Barrie, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Literary Fiction
Author: Tushabe, Iryn
City: REGINA, Saskatchewan
Equity Initiative:
BIPOC,
Intended Audience:
Genre: Fiction, Nonfiction, literary journalism
Author: Frayne, Sharon
City: Niagara on the Lake, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: Grades 6 - 12
Genre: Short Stories, Young Adult Fiction, Adult Speculative Fiction
Author: Donaldson, Ceilidh
City: Montreal, Quebec
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Fiction, Nonfiction, Children's Fiction, Short Story
Author: Pirani, Ayaz
City: , Ontario
Equity Initiative:
BIPOC,
Intended Audience:
Genre: Poetry & Fiction
Author: Iannacci, Elio
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
LGBTQI2S,
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: McBurnie, Margarita
City: , Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: High School, grades 11 to 12 only
Genre: Supernatural Suspense
Author: Smolash, Naava
City: Vancouver and Montreal, _none
Equity Initiative:
Living with a disability,
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Webber, Georgia
City: , Newfoundland and Labrador
Equity Initiative:
LGBTQI2S, Living with a disability,
Intended Audience:
Genre: Graphic Medicine
Author: Leggett, Catharine
City: London, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Literary
Author: Heartfield, Kate
City: Ottawa, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
LGBTQI2S,
Intended Audience: I generally write for adults, but am happy to talk to teens or middle grade students about writing.
Genre: Speculative fiction
Author: Decter, Nora
City: Winnipeg, Manitoba
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Black, Lucy
City: Port Perry, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Narbonne, Andre
City: Windsor, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Champagne, Lyse
City: Ottawa, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: high school grades
Genre: Literary fiction (novels and short stories), memoir, plays
Author: Swan, Dane
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
BIPOC,
Intended Audience:
Genre: Poetry, spoken word, short fiction
Author: Westcott, Frank
City: Alliston, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: Any
Genre: Many
Author: Shaben, Carol
City: Vancouver, British Columbia
Equity Initiative:
BIPOC,
Intended Audience: middle to high school
Genre: Creative nonfiction, literary journalism
Author: Kidd, Monica
City: Calgary, Alberta
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: non-fiction, fiction, poetry
Author: Grant, Joyce
City: Hamilton, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Illustrated non-fiction
Author: Zweig, Eric
City: Owen Sound, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: My preference is to present to grades 4 to 6, but I’m comfortable with anything from grades 3 to 12.
Genre: Sports, Children, Y/A
Author: Ross, Stuart
City: Will travel., Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: Any level
Genre:
Author: Ohi, Ruth
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
BIPOC,
Intended Audience:
Genre: Children's Picture Books
Author: Romanek, Trudee
City: Barrie, ON, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: Junior (grade 4 to 6)
Genre: Non-fiction, YA Fiction, stage plays
Author: Hale, Amanda
City: Hornby Island, BC, British Columbia
Equity Initiative:
LGBTQI2S,
Intended Audience: Teens
Genre: Fiction, Creative Non-Fiction, Memoir
Author: Patkau, Karen
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Nonfiction Picture Books
Author: Haworth-Attard, Barbara
City: London, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: grades 5 to 12
Genre: YA and middle-grade
Author: Bowering, Marilyn
City: Victoria, British Columbia
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Additional work in film and opera.
Author: Wakelyn, Chelsea
City: Nanaimo, British Columbia
Equity Initiative:
Living with a disability,
Intended Audience:
Genre: Literary fiction
Author: Shi, Jane
City: Vancouver, British Columbia
Equity Initiative:
BIPOC, LGBTQI2S, Living with a disability,
Intended Audience:
Genre: Poetry, Creative Non-Fiction, Essays
Author: Hahn, Dee
City: Calgary, Alberta
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: Middle grade (grades 4 to 6)
Genre:
Author: Toews, Mitchell
City: Rennie/Trearty 1 and 3 lands: In the boreal forest just north of the Fiftieth latitude in eastern Manitoba. Situated on Métis land: Anishinabe Waki ᐊᓂᔑᓈᐯᐗᑭ, Manitoba
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Literary Fiction: Flash Fiction, Short Stories, Novel
Author: Azad, Nafiza
City: Surrey, British Columbia
Equity Initiative:
BIPOC,
Intended Audience:
Genre: YA Fantasy
Author: Deed, Jaswant
City: Brampton, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: PANJABI AND ASIAN COMMUNITY
Genre:
Author: Bowes, Lisa
City: , Alberta
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: Gr 1-3 but can adapt to include whole school
Genre: Children's Literature
Author: Mohamed, Premee
City: Edmonton, Alberta
Equity Initiative:
BIPOC, Living with a disability,
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Gunraj, Andrea
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Walsh, Helen
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Farmand, Sareh
City: , British Columbia
Equity Initiative:
BIPOC,
Intended Audience:
Genre: Poetry and Screenwriting
Author: Kent, Ian
City: Vancouver,
Equity Initiative:
Living with a disability,
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Heffernan, Virginia
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Science & Business
Author: Goodhand, Seyward
City: Winnipeg, Manitoba
Equity Initiative:
LGBTQI2S,
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Linehan Young, Ida
City: Conception Bay South, Newfoundland and Labrador
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Historical Fiction
Author: Dickson, Barbara
City: Scarborough, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Living with a disability,
Intended Audience: High School
Genre: Fiction, Non-fiction, Screenwriting, Magazine, Newspaper
Author: DyckFehderau, Ruth
City: Edmonton, Alberta
Equity Initiative:
LGBTQI2S, Living with a disability,
Intended Audience:
Genre: Fiction and Creative Nonfiction
Author: Glenn-Copeland, Elizabeth
City: Grey Highlands, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
LGBTQI2S, Living with a disability,
Intended Audience: Grade 3 and up
Genre:
Author: Anderson, R.J.
City: Stratford, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: Gr. 4 and up
Genre: MG/YA, Fantasy and Science Fiction
Author: Henderson, Keith
City: Montreal West, Quebec
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: age 16 and up
Genre:
Author: Kleiber, Marilyn
City: , Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: Grades seven and eight and high school
Genre:
Author: Besel, Donna
City: Lac du Bonnet, Manitoba
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: kindergarten to grade 12
Genre: fiction and creative nonfiction
Author: Lewis, Amanda West
City: Perth, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: grade 7 +
Genre: YA
Author: Robertson, Patricia
City: Winnipeg, Manitoba
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: Grades 8 to 12
Genre: Fiction, poetry, creative nonfiction
Author: Vlessides, Michael
City: Canmore, Alberta
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Non-Fiction
Author: Burtinshaw, Julie
City: Vancouver, British Columbia
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: High school students
Genre: Young Adult, Adult, Fiction, creative fiction, non-fiction, historical
Author: Pigeon, Marguerite
City: Vancouver, British Columbia
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Poetry, Fiction, Review
Author: Anderson-Dargatz, Gail
City: Salmon Arm, _none
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: Middle school, high school, literacy learner groups
Genre: Fiction
Author: Bradshaw, Mel
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: crime fiction
Author: Stachniak, Eva
City: TORONTO, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: Higher grades, history and humanities students
Genre: fiction, historical fiction
Author: Jarman, Mark Anthony
City: Fredericton, NB, _none
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Gunnery, Sylvia
City: Crescent Beach, NS, Nova Scotia
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: various ages: 13+; 8 - 12; 5 - 7
Genre:
Author: Thomas, H. Nigel
City: Greenfield Park, Quebec
Equity Initiative:
BIPOC, LGBTQI2S,
Intended Audience:
Genre: Fiction, poetry
Author: Li, Vivian (Xiao Wen)
City: Vancouver, British Columbia
Equity Initiative:
BIPOC, LGBTQI2S, Living with a disability,
Intended Audience:
Genre: Fiction (literary and speculative), poetry, plays, screenwriting, creative nonfiction, podcasting, comics, lyrics, TV writing, children's literature
Author: Graham, Mary
City: Calgary, Alberta
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: She/her
Author: Bowslaugh, Randi-Lee
City: Welland, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Living with a disability,
Intended Audience:
Genre: Non-Fiction, Horror, Children's
Author: Stewart, Robert Earl
City: Windsor, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Leslie, Rosella
City: Halfmoon Bay, British Columbia
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Fiction, Historical Fiction, Non-Fiction, Poetry
Author: Yearington, Tim
City: Kingston and also Kitchizibi Metis Territory (Ottawa/Mattawa River), Ontario
Equity Initiative:
BIPOC,
Intended Audience: High school and up
Genre: Indigenous (Metis-Algonquin) Traditional Knowledge and Worldview
Author: Curtis, Andrea
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: Kindergarten to high school
Genre:
Author: Quon, Anna
City: Halifax, Nova Scotia
Equity Initiative:
BIPOC, Living with a disability,
Intended Audience:
Genre: poetry, literary fiction
Author: Norris, Daniela I.
City: Montreal,
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: teens 12-17
Genre:
Author: Aire, Ekiuwa
City: Oakville, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
BIPOC,
Intended Audience:
Genre: African History, Black History, History, Children
Author: Hudson, Allan
City: Dieppe, New Brunswick
Equity Initiative:
Living with a disability,
Intended Audience: High school
Genre: Action/adventure. Mystery. Historical Fiction. Short Stories.
Author: Thapa, Manjushree
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
BIPOC,
Intended Audience:
Genre: Fiction, literary nonfiction, and literary translation.
Author: Ramsingh, Priya
City: Etobicoke, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
BIPOC,
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Holland, Eva
City: Whitehorse, Yukon
Equity Initiative:
LGBTQI2S,
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Farrell Holler, Sue
City: Grande Prairie, Alberta
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: K-3, 4-6, 7-8, 9-12
Genre: Children's/Young Adult
Author: Donahue, Anne
City: Cambridge, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: McDonell, Regan
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Mature Young Adult
Author: Radecki, Barbara
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: Teens, Aspiring Writers, Book Clubs
Genre: Young Adult
Author: Lyall, Casey
City: , Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre:
Author: Gardiner, Elee
City: Vancouver, British Columbia
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: poetry, non fiction
Author: Miller, John
City: Toronto, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
LGBTQI2S,
Intended Audience:
Genre: Literary Fiction
Author: Toffanello, Paul
City: Vancouver, BC / New Liskeard, ON, British Columbia
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: Grades 4-8 & Grades 1-3
Genre: Middle Grade Fiction & Children's Illustrated Fiction/Picture Books
Author: Koller, Katherine
City: Edmonton, Alberta
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: Junior and high school: grades 7-12
Genre: novel, short story, drama, screenplay, nonfiction, poetry, essay
Author: Callanan, Mark
City: St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: poetry
Author: Bursey, Jeff
City: Edmonton, Alberta
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Fiction and non-fiction
Author: Bass, Karen
City: Hamilton, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: Grades 5 to 12.
Genre: Young Adult & Middle Grade novels
Author: Canton, Licia
City: Montreal, Quebec
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: fiction, nonfiction, poetry
Author: Šobat, Gail Sidonie
City: Edmonton, Alberta
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: Grades 4-6, Grades 7-12, adult
Genre: YA Fiction, Fantasy, Poetry; Literary Fiction, Poetry (adults)
Author: Mitchell, Orm
City: Otonabee, Ontario
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: High School
Genre: memoir
Author: Geddes, Gary
City: Thetis Island, British Columbia
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience: High school students
Genre: Freedom to Read Award (TWUC)
Author: McKay, Sharon
City: Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island
Equity Initiative:
Intended Audience:
Genre: Y/A
Author: Khan, Rukhsana
City: Toronto, ON,
Equity Initiative:
BIPOC,
Intended Audience: grades 4 - 8
Genre: children's, young adult, adult