2022 Festival
October 17–23

2022 Authors

We’re pleased to welcome over 100 authors to the 2022 Festival with their exceptional new books. Click on an author’s name below to view their bio and a list of their Festival events.

To browse the full schedule of events, click here.

2022 Festival Authors

Elamin Abdelmahmoud
Aamina Ahmad
S. K. Ali
Threa Almontaser
Madhur Anand
Linwood Barclay
Adriana Barton
Elif Batuman
Billy-Ray Belcourt
Tawahum Bige
Cicely Belle Blain
Graeme Macrae Burnet
Cody Caetano
Kern Carter
Claudia Castro Luna
Nicola Cavendish
Johnnie Christmas
Stéfanie Clermont
Méira Cook
Ivan Coyote
Francine Cunningham
Amber Dawn
Justin Ducharme
Claire Ross Dunn
Omar El Akkad
Sarah Ellis
Jonathan Escoffery
Andrew Faulkner
Julie Flett
John Freeman
Natalia García Freire
Kim Fu
Joyce Grant
Dr. Stefanie Green
Kathleen Gros
Tess Gunty
Nathan Harris
Ali Hassan
Faith Erin Hicks
Jonathan Hill
Veda Hille
Michael Hingston
Kirstie Hudson
Violaine Huisman
Brian Thomas Isaac

Pierre Jarawan
Gillian Jerome
Harold R. Johnson
Wayne Johnston
Susan Juby
Guy Gavriel Kay
Jónína Kirton
Chelene Knight
Gabriel Krauze
S.C. Lalli
Tsering Yangzom Lama
Marsha Lederman
Benjamin Lefebvre
Tanya Lloyd Kyi
Malinda Lo
Tin Lorica
David Ly
Alexander MacLeod
Heather Marshall
Adrienne Mason
Gabor Maté
Janice Lynn Mather
Tilar J. Mazzeo
Bob McDonald
Tara McGuire
Brendan McLeod
Lucia Misch
Nadifa Mohamed
Lisa Moore
Brandi Morin
Noor Naga
Dimitri Nasrallah
Carey Newman
Cecily Nicholson
Otoniya Okot Bitek
Thomas Olde Heuvelt
Alexandra Oliver
Heather O’Neill
Kenneth Oppel
Nathan Page
Reema Patel
Cole Pauls
Kirsten Pendreigh
Tom Perrotta

Charlie Petch
Steven Price
Gabrielle Prince
Leona Prince
Danny Ramadan
Ian Rankin
Putsata Reang
Eliza Reid
Iain Reid
João Reis
Bill Richardson
David A. Robertson
Gabrielle Rose
Stuart Ross
Buffy Sainte-Marie
Jasmine Sealy
Drew Shannon
Yrsa Sigurðardóttir
jaye simpson
Kim Spencer
Ashley Spires
John Elizabeth Stintzi
Ben Rawluk
Jane Shi
Rochelle Strauss
Douglas Stuart
Kevin Sylvester
Eddy Boudel Tan
Saeed Teebi
Debra Thompson
Tayi Tibble
Georgia Toews
Nancy Vo
Johanna Wagstaffe
Aimee Wall
Joshua Whitehead
Soon Wiley
Sandra SG Wong
Dan K. Woo
beni xiao
Eldon Yellowhorn
Marcus Youssef
Xiran Jay Zhao
Daniel Zomparelli