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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!
Drew Shannon is Toronto illustrator born in London, Ontario, who moved after graduating from Sheridan’s Illustration program in 2011. Some of his clients include the Globe and Mail, Washington Post, Reader’s Digest, NPR, Unicef, and more. His first children’s book Extreme Battlefields with author Tanya Lloyd Kyi was published this year by Annick Press
What begins as an idyllic summer’s day quickly devolves into a nightmare for twin sleuths Peter and Alastair Montague, who along with their step-sister, Charlie, are cast headlong into a terrible storm, at the centre of which lies their biggest mystery yet.