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Upcoming Events


September 26 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Arts Council Windsor Region (ACWR)

ACWR Art.Work professional development workshops support artists in building skill sets to further their creative careers. Join writer...


October 3 @ 10:30 am - 11:15 am
Biblioasis

Join us at Bilbioasis Bookstore for a look at our full schedule of bookish fun for BookFest Windsor...


October 17 @ 9:00 am - October 23 @ 2:00 pm
School of Creative Arts (SoCA) The Armouries

BookFest Windsor 2018 - coming soon! Date and Time: Wed, 17 October 2018 12:00 am - Sun, 21...


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BookFest 2018 Authors


  • Michael Barclay

    Michael Barclay has worked for Maclean’s, CBC Radio’s Brave New Waves, and Exclaim!. He co-authored Have Not Been…

  • Keith Barker

    Keith Barker is a Métis artist from Northwestern Ontario. A graduate of the George Brown Theatre School, he…

  • Elly Blake

    Elly Blake is the author of the New York Times bestselling Frostblood Saga. After earning a degree in English literature, she held a…

  • David Bouchard

    « À Oak Bay, sur une petite rue tranquille vit un écrivain que le magazine Maclean’s cite parmi…

  • Randy Boyagoda

    Randy Boyagoda is one of Canada’s funniest writers. A regular presence on CBC Radio, his most recent novel,…

  • Sharon Butala

    Sharon Butala is the author of nineteen books of fiction and nonfiction, numerous essays and articles, some poetry…

  • Arlette Cousture

    Née à Saint-Lambert en 1948, Arlette Cousture a pratiqué plusieurs métiers avant de se consacrer entièrement à l’écriture….

  • Carol Rose Daniels

    Carol Rose Daniels is Cree/Dene with roots in Sandy Bay, northern Saskatchewan. She is a published novelist, poet,…

  • Klara du Plessis

    Klara du Plessis is a poet residing in Montreal. Her debut collection, Ekke,was released from Palimpsest Press, Spring 2018;…

  • Sandra Gulland

    SANDRA GULLAND is an American-born Canadian novelist. She is the author of the internationally bestselling trilogy of novels…

  • Isabelle Larouche

      Petite, Isabelle Larouche est tombée dans un puits d’histoires. Fervente lectrice, bricoleuse de rêves et fine observatrice,…

  • Shawna Lemay

    Shawna Lemay is the author of the bestselling novel Rumi and the Red Handbag. She has written six…

  • Steve McOrmond

    Steve McOrmond is the author of three previous collections of poetry, most recently The Good News about Armageddon…

  • Hazel Millar

    Hazel Millar is the Co-publisher at Book*hug, an award-winning independent literary press based in Toronto. An avid reader,…

  • Ondjaki

    Ondjaki was born in Luanda, Angola in 1977. He studied in Lisbon, Portugal, and is the author of…

  • Casey Plett

    Casey Plett is a Canadian writer. She has won the Lambda Literary Award for Transgender Fiction at the…

  • Jan Wong

    Jan Wong is a third-generation Canadian who grew up in Montreal speaking English, some French and zero Chinese….