Halifax, Nova Scotia

Saturday, September 16, 2017

Halifax Central Library | 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

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Festival

Participate in hundreds of author readings, discussions, and activities, and shop in a marketplace that boasts the best selection of Canadian books and magazines you’ll find anywhere. There’s plenty to see and do at Canada’s largest FREE book and magazine festival!

Main Attractions

Marketplace

Word on the Halifax's Exhibitor Marketplace offers festival-goers a window into the Atlantic Canada Literary scene, presenting everything fom the largest publishing houses to the smallest niche magazines and everything in between: books, magazines, publishing houses, independent authors, children's books, and literacy.

Literacy

The Word On The Street is committed to improving the reading skills and functional literacy of Canadians.

2016 Participants:

- Atlantic News
- Equal Essence
- Flanker Press
- Hal-Con
- Halifax Public Libraries
- Nimbus Publishing

2016 Featured Participants

Trudi Johnson

Author

Sean Muir

Author

George Elliot Clarke

Author