STEPHANIE WROBEL is the bestselling author of Darling Rose Gold. She has an MFA from Emerson College and has had short fiction published in the Bellevue Literary Review. Before turning to fiction, she worked as a creative copywriter at various advertising agencies. Stephanie grew up in Chicago, Illinois, but now lives in the UK with her husband […]


SUZANNE SUTHERLAND is the Children’s Editor at HarperCollins Canada, where she acquires, commissions, and edits bestselling and award-winning titles for young readers, from board books to YA. Select titles include the Governor General’s Literary Award finalist Break in Case of Emergency by Brian Francis; the nationally bestselling Ice Chips series by Roy MacGregor and Kerry MacGregor, illustrated […]


AMY STUART is the #1 bestselling author of three novels, Still Mine, Still Water, and Still Here. Shortlisted for the Arthur Ellis Best First Novel Award and winner of the 2011 Writers’ Union of Canada Short Fiction Competition, Amy’s writing has previously appeared in newspapers and magazines across Canada. In 2012, Amy completed her MFA in Creative Writing […]


CORDELIA STRUBE is the author of eleven critically acclaimed novels. She has been nominated for the Governor General’s Award, the Trillium Book Award, and longlisted for the Scotiabank Giller Prize. Her latest release is Misconduct of the Heart.


JUSTIN STOLLER is senior editor (nonfiction) at Simon & Schuster Canada with a special interest in sports, current affairs, personal stories of humour and heart, and tales of extraordinary lives. Justin’s authors include NHL pro hockey players Max Domi and Nick Kypreos, biographer Michael Posner, psychiatrist and medical advisor Dr. David Goldbloom, and journalist Omar […]


SOME ASSEMBLY REQUIRED – Stephen Vogler & Some Assembly Required are based in Whistler and Vancouver and play regularly in the Sea-to-Sky area. In summer 2019, with the new self-titled EP hot off the presses, Stephen hit the road solo on the west coast, then ventured east for a mini-tour of southern Ontario. The new […]


LORI ROHDA‘s debut novel is The Mill of Lost Dreams. She is a Psychologist and former Assistant Dean of Students at Boston University.  When she left the University, she joined Steadman Coles, Inc, a management consulting firm with Fortune 500 clients that specialized in business process re-design. Later as President of King Walker and Associates, […]


DAVID A. ROBERTSON is the author of numerous books for young readers including When We Were Alone, which won the 2017 Governor General’s Literary Award and was nominated for the TD Canadian Children’s Literature Award.  A sought-after speaker and educator, David is a member of the Norway House Cree Nation and currently lives in Winnipeg. His latest […]


WAUBGESHIG RICE is an author and journalist from Wasauksing First Nation on Georgian Bay. He has written three fiction titles, and his short stories and essays have been published in numerous anthologies. His most recent novel, Moon of the Crusted Snow, was published in 2018 and became a national bestseller. He graduated from Ryerson University’s journalism […]


ZALIKA REID-BENTA’s short story collection, Frying Plantain, won the Danuta Gleed Literary Award, the Rakuten Kobo Emerging Writer Prize for Literary Fiction, and was a finalist for the Trillium Book Award and the Forest of Reading Evergreen Award. It was longlisted for the Scotiabank Giller Prize, appeared on many must-read lists, and was one of Indigo’s […]