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Vancouver
Nadine Bachan is a Vancouver-based writer and editor. Born in Trinidad and raised in Toronto, she writes about identity and culture. She is a graduate of the Creative Writing MFA program at the University of British Columbia, and the Professional Writing BA at York University. She was a member ...
Victoria
Frances Backhouse is a former biologist whose wide-ranging curiosity about the world and love of literature enticed her into a writing career. With a passion for stories about nature, history, and the rich textures of the overlap zone, she has written seven books for adults and two for kids. She won ...
Shediac
As  Warren Redman, author of seventeen published works of non-fiction and now - as Zev Bagel - dedicated to fiction-writing. Lives in Shediac, New Brunswick.  Winner of the 2020 David Adams Richards Award from the Writers' Federation of New Brunswick for 'Solitary'; shortlisted for the Atl ...
Ottawa
Jen Lynn Bailey is a children’s author from Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. She holds a Master of Fine Arts in Writing for Children and Young Adults from Vermont College of Fine Arts and has reviewed children’s books for Quill & Quire, the National Reading Campaign, and the Canadian Children’s Book Cen ...
Christine Baldacchino is a former early childhood educator, and the author of the widely-acclaimed Stonewall Honor book Morris Micklewhite and the Tangerine Dress (Groundwood Books/House of Anansi, 2014), and Violet Shrink (Groundwood Books/House of Anansi, 2020).  As a champion of both self-express ...
Milwaukee, WI, USA
Shauna Singh Baldwin is the author of three novels: What the Body Remembers, The Tiger Claw and The Selector of Souls. Her short fiction collections are: English Lessons and Other Stories, and We Are Not in Pakistan. Her awards include The Writers’ Union of Canada prize for short fiction, the CBC Li ...
Jonathan Ball holds a Ph.D. from the University of Calgary with specialization in Canadian Literature and Creative Writing. His short film Spoony B appeared on The Comedy Network, and his screenplay Way of the Samurai (co-written with David Navratil) was rewritten and directed by Joseph Novak as the ...
Kitchener
        “Left Fork Books Green Wall,” a novel. “Down in the Dirt Magazine,” published 12 novel excerpts, 2 short stories 126 flash and one novella. “Defenestrationism.net,” 24 pieces.  “Conceit Magazine,” and its imprints: dozens and dozens of flash. “Gargoyle Magazine,”, 1 long novel excerpt and ...
Toronto
Nelson
Antonia Banyard is the author of one novel for adults, four non-fiction books for middle readers and two board books. She has a BA (University of Victoria) and a MPhil (University of Queensland), both in Writing. She has worked in book publishing and/or graphic design for 20-plus years. She emigrate ...
Vancouver
Dan Bar-el is an award-winning children’s author, educator and storyteller. His writing includes chapter books, picture books and graphic novels.
Toronto
Linwood Barclay is the author of more than twenty thrillers, a memoir, and two thrillers for young readers. His books have sold more than seven million copies and been translated into more than two dozen languages. He wrote the adaptation of his novel Never Saw it Coming for the film of the same nam ...
Toronto
Michael Barclay is the author of the 2018-19 national bestseller The Never-Ending Present: The Story of Gord Downie and the Tragically Hip and co-author of 2001's Have Not Been the Same: The CanRock Renaissance 1985-95, both on ECW Press. He's a broadcaster and award-winning magazine journ ...
Adèle Barclay’s writing has appeared in The Fiddlehead, The Heavy Feather Review, The Pinch, Fog Machine, The Puritan, PRISM international, and elsewhere. She is the recipient of the 2016 Lit POP Award for Poetry and the 2016 Walrus Readers’ Choice Award for Poetry and has been nominated for a Pushc ...
Squamish, Sea-to-Sky, Vancouver
Donna Barker is a career non-fiction ghostwriter and curriculum creator whose work has won national awards (which other people get to show on their shelves). Donna is the co-founder of The Creative Academy for Writers with her author pals Eileen Cook and Crystal (CJ) Hunt. With Eileen and Cryst ...
Vancouver
Michelle Barker’s most recent novel My Long List of Impossible Things (2020) is published by Annick Press and is a Junior Library Guild gold standard selection. Her previous novel, The House of One Thousand Eyes (2018, Annick Press) won numerous awards, including the Amy Mathers Teen Book Award, and ...
Mahone Bay
Janet Barkhouse is a poet and writer. Salt Fires, her debut book of poetry (Pottersfield Press, 2018) follows on two chapbooks, Silence (2015) and Sable Island Fieldnotes: poems by Janet Barkhouse, photographs by Zoe Lucas, which launched in 2017. Her publications for children include a chapter book ...
Maude Barlow is the National Chairperson of The Council of Canadians, Canada’s largest citizen’s advocacy organization with members and chapters across Canada as well as the co-founder of the Blue Planet Project, which works to stop commodification of the world’s water. She is also a Director with t ...