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Since 1990, The Word On The Street has proudly hosted some of the finest talent in Canadian literature. Our 27th festival is shaping up to be one of our best yet. Check out all of the authors, performers, and storytellers below!
Adrienne Kress is a Toronto-born actor and author of the internationally published and award winning children’s novels Alex and the Ironic Gentleman and Timothy and the Dragon’s Gate, as well as the young adult novels, The Friday Society and Outcast.
Earlier this year she released Hatter Madigan: Ghost in the Hatbox, an exciting collaboration with NY Times bestselling author Frank Beddor (set in the same world as his Looking Glass Wars trilogy). Spring 2017 sees the release of the first book in her new middle grade series, The Explorers, which was recently optioned for film by Disney.
Adrienne Kress will be hosting the Teen Spirit Stage from 3:30 PM to 5:45 PM.