Toronto, Ontario

WOTS Plus+

Saturday, September 22, 2018

Harbourfront Centre | 12pm - 5:30pm


Festival & Book Fair

Sunday, September 23, 2018

Harbourfront Centre | 10am - 5pm

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Exhibitor Marketplace

The Word On The Street's Exhibitor Marketplace is the largest of its kind in Canada. It offers festival-goers a window into the Canadian literary scene, the chance to purchase books from over 200 vendors - it's Canada's biggest outdoor bookstore! – and speak with the people who fuel the publishing industry across the country.

ChiZine Publications

Book Publishers / Distributors


ChiZine Publications is a World Fantasy and British Fantasy Award-winning boutique press publishing weird, subtle and surreal literary speculative fiction (SF/F/H).

Chocolate River Publishing

Book Publishers / Distributors

#KS 8

An independent publisher from New Brunswick with many nature-themed children’s books. Launching the YA novel Under the Floorboard at WOTS. Life isn’t easy when your parent struggles with a mental health issue.

Chocosol Traders

Food Vendors

#Snack Tent 5 (East Campus)

An ecologically and socially just food system through chocolate, coffee, maize, and conviviality. Revolutionary chocolate and maize foods that are good for mind, body, and soil. Gluten-free. Vegan.

Cinema Scope

Magazine Publisher / Distributor

#MM 12

Civic Theatres Toronto

Arts / Writers Organizations


Civic Theatres Toronto is one of the city’s largest multi-arts organizations, operating three venues and presenting a full range of performing arts, theatrical and concert events: Sony Centre, St. Lawrence Centre for the Arts, and Toronto Centre for the Arts.

Clair McIntyre Writer

Independent Authors / Publishers

#FB 13

Creator of the Halsin Chronicles and Royal House of Galadin Series; both are paranormal fantasy stories set in modern times and focus on the seven different immortal races fighting to overcome an ancient evil.

Claudiu Murgan

Independent Authors / Publishers


CNIB Community Hub Braille Club

Literacy Organizations

#LL 13

Coach House Books

Book Publishers / Distributors


Magazine Publisher / Distributor


Comic Book Embassy

Independent Authors / Publishers

#FB 10

Conseil scolaire Viamonde

Educational / Library

#FA 15 - FA 16

Cormorant Books

Book Publishers / Distributors


Crime Writers of Canada

Arts / Writers Organizations


CWC is the organization for Canadian crime writers and all others with an interest in Canadian crime writing. Our mission: to promote Canadian crime writing and raise the profile of Canadian crime writers with readers, reviewers, librarians, booksellers, and media.

Cycling Flipbook to Wineries

Independent Authors / Publishers

#FB 11b

Dan Buchanan, History Guy

Independent Authors / Publishers


Dan Buchanan is the History Guy of Brighton, author of Murder in the Family: The Dr. King Story, about Northumberland County’s only execution and 38 Hours to Montreal, a road trip in 1840 that changed Canadian history.

David M Kelly

Independent Authors / Publishers

#FB 7a

Dragon Girl & RWF Heritage

Independent Authors / Publishers

#FB 9

Dreamers Creative Writing

Magazine Publisher / Distributor

#MM 13a

ECW Press

Book Publishers / Distributors