Ontario members who are subsidy eligible for visits in March!

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Anderson, R.J. (Stratford)

Anderson, R.J. (Stratford)

Writers’ Union Member. Author of thrilling yet thought-provoking speculative fiction for children and teens. $300 for one hour-long session, $525 ...
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Arato, Rona (Toronto)

Arato, Rona (Toronto)

Writers' Union Member. Rona’s events with the students were excellent. Not only was she able to keep the students enthralled ...
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Austen, Catherine (Ottawa)

Austen, Catherine (Ottawa)

Writers’ Union Member. YA, MG and Picture Book author. Multiple awards. All ages. $250 for one session, $450 for two, ...
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Bass, Karen (Hamilton)

Bass, Karen (Hamilton)

Hamilton. Writers' Union Member. MG + Teen fiction, Canadian history, Indigenous folklore, WWII, German perspective, YA, Geoffrey Bilson, CLA YA, ...
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Becker, Helaine (Toronto)

Becker, Helaine (Toronto)

Toronto. Writers' Union Member. National Bestseller. 2+time Silver Birch winner. Multi awards. K-8. Please note: Helaine’s rate is $750 + ...
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Beiser, Tim (Toronto)

Beiser, Tim (Toronto)

Writers' Union Member. Picture books, Blue Spruce & Governor General’s Award nominee. JK to Grade 3. $250 plus HST per ...
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Bender, Rebecca (Burlington ON)

Bender, Rebecca (Burlington ON)

Author-Illustrator. Burlington, ON. Writers' Union Member. Blue Spruce winner. K to 5. $350 plus HST for 1 session, two for ...
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Blair, Kate (Toronto)

Blair, Kate (Toronto)

Writers' Union Member. Kate's debut YA novel Transferral was nominated for multiple awards and optioned for a potential TV series ...
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Boudreau, Hélène (Markham ON)

Boudreau, Hélène (Markham ON)

Writers’ Union Member. Parents’ Choice Award. Fiction. Non-Fiction. Humour. Picture Book. Middle Grade. Tween. K to 8. Hélène’s rate is ...
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Burakowski, Ella (Toronto)

Burakowski, Ella (Toronto)

Writer’s Union Member. Author of Hidden Gold, A True Story of the Holocaust. Regular columnist for The Canadian Jewish News ...
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Camlot, Heather (Toronto)

Camlot, Heather (Toronto)

Writers’ Union Member. 2018 Silver Birch nominee for Clutch. Writing for Children Competition winner. Heather’s rates are $250 for one ...
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Carmichael, LE PhD (Trenton, ON)

Carmichael, LE PhD (Trenton, ON)

Writers’ Union Member. Award-winning author of 21 science books for young people. Fees: $250 for a one-hour presentation, $400 for ...
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Carroll, David (Toronto)

Carroll, David (Toronto)

Writers’ Union Member. Award-winning author, ultra-marathoner and motivational speaker. Fiction. $250 for a 1-hour session, $450 for 2, $600 for ...
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Cohen, Marina (Markham ON)

Cohen, Marina (Markham ON)

Writers’ Union Member. Middle Grade/YA Fiction & NF. Red Maple Honour Book. Writing workshops. Grades 4 and up. Marina’s rate ...
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Dalrymple, Lisa (Fergus ON)

Dalrymple, Lisa (Fergus ON)

Writers’ Union Member. Picture book author, Middle grade author, Crystal Kite winner, K-8. Lisa’s rate is $450 for two 1-hour ...
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Davis, Aubrey (Toronto)

Davis, Aubrey (Toronto)

Writers’ Union Member. Fiction picture book storyteller multi-awards all ages. Aubrey’s rate is $375 for one session, $600 for two, ...
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Dawson, Willow (Toronto)

Dawson, Willow (Toronto)

Writers’ Union Member. Author / illustrator of Graphic Novels, Picture Books. Multi Awards. All ages. 550 for two sessions, $750 ...
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Dowding, Philippa (Toronto)

Dowding, Philippa (Toronto)

Writers’ Union Member. Fiction writer. JK to 8. Philippa’s rate is $300 per session, $550 for two, or $750 for ...
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Dublin, Anne (Toronto)

Dublin, Anne (Toronto)

Writers' Union Member. Historical novels and biographies, multi awards and nominations. Ages 8 and up. Anne’s rate is: $250 for ...
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Fagan, Cary (Toronto)

Fagan, Cary (Toronto)

Writers’ Union Member. Award-winning author of novels and picture books who delights audiences with stories, inspiration, and music. $350 plus ...
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Fernandez, Caroline (Toronto)

Fernandez, Caroline (Toronto)

Writers’ Union Member. Silver Birch Non-Fiction Honour Book Award 2016. $225 for one session + HST, $400 for two, $600 ...
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Fishbane, Melanie (Toronto)

Fishbane, Melanie (Toronto)

Writers’ Union Member. Author of the young adult novel, Maud: A Novel Inspired by the Life of L.M. Montgomery. Melanie’s ...
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Florence, Melanie (Toronto)

Florence, Melanie (Toronto)

Writers’ Union Member. Winner of the TD Children's Literature Award! Author of novels, non-fiction and picture books and recent winner ...
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Fullerton, Alma (Midland ON)

Fullerton, Alma (Midland ON)

Writers’ Union Member. Fiction & NF, Multi awards including GG finalist, 2X TD finalist, Silver Birch Honor and Blue Spruce ...
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Ghent, Natale (Toronto)

Ghent, Natale (Toronto)

Writers' Union Member. Award-winning author and illustrator. Grade 2 to adult. Natale’s schedule is flexible and she would be thrilled ...
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Godkin, Celia (Frankville ON)

Godkin, Celia (Frankville ON)

Writers' Union Member. Author/illustrator of information story books on natural science, grades K-6. Fees: $250 plus HST per reading, plus ...
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Hohn, Nadia (Toronto)

Hohn, Nadia (Toronto)

The Writers Union member. Picture book. All ages. $250 for 1 session (60 min) $450 for 2, $350 for 2 ...
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Jocelyn, Marthe (Stratford ON)

Jocelyn, Marthe (Stratford ON)

Writers' Union Member. Sneaky artist! TD Award? & Vicky Metcalf Award winner. All ages. MartheJocelynwp1 Marthe's rate is $400. for ...
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Kacer, Kathy (Toronto)

Kacer, Kathy (Toronto)

Writers’ Union Member.Historical fiction and non-fiction, multi-award winner, and experienced speaker. Kathy’s rate in and around the GTA is $400 ...
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Kay, Edward (Toronto)

Kay, Edward (Toronto)

Writers’ Union Member. I Am Canada and screenwriter. Grades 4 to 8. $300 for one session, $550 for two, $750 ...
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Kerbel, Deborah (Toronto)

Kerbel, Deborah (Toronto)

Writers’ Union Member. GG finalist. MG, YA Fiction. $325 for one presentation, $575 for two, $850 for three, $1000 for ...
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Kress, Adrienne (Toronto)

Kress, Adrienne (Toronto)

Writers’ Union Member. Middle Grade, YA. Winner Heart of Hawick Award (UK). Adrienne Kress’s The Explorers has been optioned by ...
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Krossing, Karen (Toronto)

Krossing, Karen (Toronto)

Writers' Union Member. YA and middle grade fiction. White Pine. Crystal Kite Winner. Writing workshops. Grade 4 and up. Karen’s ...
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Lewis, Amanda West (Ottawa)

Lewis, Amanda West (Ottawa)

Writer’s Union member. Writer of YA, Middle Grade, Poetry, Picture Books, Plays, Fiction & Non-Fiction. Amanda’s rate is $300 for ...
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Lewis, Robin Baird (Guelph ON)

Lewis, Robin Baird (Guelph ON)

Writers’ Union Member. Illustrator of Fiction and NF, & Canadian Classic Red is Best, longest backlist Canadian childrens’ lit list, ...
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Lyall, Casey (London/Middlesex)

Lyall, Casey (London/Middlesex)

Writers’ Union Member. Author of books for grades K - middle grade. $250 for one session, $450 for two sessions, ...
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MacKay, Elly (Owen Sound)

MacKay, Elly (Owen Sound)

Writers' Union Member. Author, illustrator, picture books, Forest of Reading, lightbox, paper, children’s books, primary, workshop, art project. Elly’s rate ...
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McKay, Sharon (Burlington ON)

McKay, Sharon (Burlington ON)

Writers' Union Member. Sharon travels across Canada several times a year. Sharon E. McKay (Mick-EYE) writes fact-based fiction for young ...
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McNicoll, Sylvia (Burlington)

McNicoll, Sylvia (Burlington)

Writers' Union Member. Silver Birch Winner, Creative Writing Instructor  Grade 2-Adult Her rate is $250 for solo sessions or $225 ...
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Messier, Mireille (Toronto)

Messier, Mireille (Toronto)

Toronto. Writers' Union Member. French/English author. Picture books and middle grade. Great for immersion students! K to 6. Mireille’s rate ...
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Peacock, Shane (Cobourg ON)

Peacock, Shane (Cobourg ON)

Writers' Union Member. Fiction, Governor-General’s Award nominee, 3 x TD Children’s Literature Award nominee. All ages. His fees are: $400 ...
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Priest, Robert (Toronto)

Priest, Robert (Toronto)

Writers' Union Member. Poetry, song and Y/A fiction. People's Poetry Award. SOCAN airplay award. Multi-awards All ages. $300 for one ...
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Scarsbrook, Richard (Toronto)

Scarsbrook, Richard (Toronto)

Writers’ Union Member. Young Adult, Adult Fiction, Poetry. White Pine Winner, Multi Awards. Grades 6 to Adult. Richard’s rate is ...
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Schmidt, Rene (Trenton, ON)

Schmidt, Rene (Trenton, ON)

Writers' Union Member. Author of best-selling Canadian Disasters series, RM Honour Book Leaving Fletchville. $250 for one session, $350 for ...
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Shapiro, Simon (Toronto)

Shapiro, Simon (Toronto)

Writers Union member. Passionate about sparking an interest in Science. $275 for one session, $475 for two, $650 for three, ...
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Skrypuch, Marsha Forchuk (Brantford ON)

Skrypuch, Marsha Forchuk (Brantford ON)

Writers Union Member. fiction & NF, 2X Silver Birch winner. Multi awards. All ages. $400 plus HST for 1 session, ...
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Staunton, Ted (Port Hope ON)

Staunton, Ted (Port Hope ON)

Writers’ Union Member. Fiction & non-fiction, multi-award nominee & winner. All ages. $350 for 1 session, $575 for 2, $800 ...
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Storms, Patricia (Toronto)

Storms, Patricia (Toronto)

Writers’ Union Member. Fun and funny cartoonist, children’s illustrator and picture book author and ukulele lady. $300 + HST for ...
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Swan, Bill (Whitby)

Swan, Bill (Whitby)

Writers' Union Member. Red Maple non-fiction winner. Grades 4 to adult. True crime. His rate is $250 for one session, ...
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VanSickle, Vikki (Toronto)

VanSickle, Vikki (Toronto)

Writers' Union Member. Dynamic writer and publishing professional. Interactive presentations, customization available. All ages. $300 + HST for 1 hour ...
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Wilson, Janet (Eden Mills ON)

Wilson, Janet (Eden Mills ON)

Writers' Union Member. Author/illustrator: social, aboriginal, and environmental justice; multi-award winner; all ages. $350 + HST for 1 60 minute ...
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Winters, Kari-Lynn (St. Catharines)

Winters, Kari-Lynn (St. Catharines)

St. Catharines. Writers’ Union Member. World traveling picture book and non-fiction author, storyteller, and performer. $375.00 for one session (50-55 min), ...
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Wishinsky, Frieda (Toronto)

Wishinsky, Frieda (Toronto)

Writers' Union Member. Author of 60+ books available for school and library presentations Her rate is $350 for one session, ...
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Younge-Ullman, Danielle (Toronto)

Younge-Ullman, Danielle (Toronto)

Writers Union Member. Author of two YA novels, Lola Carlyle’s 12 Step Romance and Everything Beautiful Is Not Ruined, which ...
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Zweig, Eric (Owen Sound ON)

Zweig, Eric (Owen Sound ON)

Writers' Union Member. Hockey historian and author, Silver Birch nominee, available for school and library visits. Eric’s rate is $250 ...
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