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Stimulating session presenters who share a commitment to literacy and reading make our conference an annual success.



Links to Presenters
(*asterisk indicates participation in 2019 conference)

Alex A
Susan Aglukark 
Janet Allen
Pam Allyn *
Neil Andersen
Tara Armstrong *
Joanne Babalis
Linda Bailey 
Kylene Beers
Amanda Bennett *
Mary Bigler *
Mars Bloch
David Booth *
Heidi Bornstein
David Bouchard
Paulette Bourgeois
Renée Bourgoin *
Gail Boushey
Joseph Boyden
Jan Brett
Faye Brownlie
Wendy Burch Jones *
Dina Burkett *
Jan Burkins & Kim Yaris *
Nadia Kenisha Bynoe
Jeffrey Canton
Stephen Chadwick
Wai-Kin Chan *
George Elliott Clarke
Michael "Pinball" Clemons 
Nancy Cloud
Colinda Clyne *
Rachel Cooke *
Damian Cooper *
Danièle Courchesne
Alex Couros
Lorna Crozier
Ruth Culham
Jim Cummins
Christopher Paul Curtis 
Harvey "Smokey" Daniels 
Gayle David
Anthony De Sa 
Eric Démoré *
Lina D'Ettorre
Joseph Dicks 
Debbie Diller
Debbie Donsky *
Glen Downey * 
Deborah Dunleavy 
Deborah Ellis
Anne Elliott *
Rafe Esquith 
Terry Fallis
Robert Faust
Katya Ferguson
Roy Fernandes *
Carolyn Filice *
Mary Fiore
Sheree Fitch 
Nick Foley 
Mem Fox
Kelly Gallagher *
Donna-Lynn Galloway *
Marjorie Gann
Katie Garner
Marie-Louise Gay
Adrienne Gear *
Garfield Gini-Newman *
Frank Glew
Laryssa Gorecki *
Michael Grandsoult *
Joyce Grant *
Vicki Grant
Erin Gruwell
Sylvia Gunnery
Judy Halpern
Theresa Hanrahan *
Roseann Harris *
Georgia Heard 
Peter Heydon
Susan Hopkins
Linda Hoyt *
Justin Hui *
Anthonia Ikemeh *
Sue Jackson *
Carol Jago
Lori Jamison
Marthe Jocelyn
Heather Johnson
Pat Johnson
Kathy Kacer
Mariatu Kamara
Diane Kashin *
Ellin Oliver Keene
Richardo Keens-Douglas 
Steven Kellogg
Susan Kempton
Rukhsana Khan 
Penny Kittle *
Jon Klassen
Heather Kuipers *
Vincent Lam
Mary Beth Leatherdale
Maria Luisa Lebar *
Dennis Lee
Léo-James Lévesque *
Kristian Levey
Jean Little
Kathy Lundy *
Mary Lynch *
Ann-Marie MacDonald 
Roy MacGregor 
Linden MacIntyre
Patricia MacLachlan
Aggie Maksimowska
Aldo Malatesta
Cathy Marks Krpan *
Paula Markus
Maria & Jim Martella *
Veronica Martenova Charles
Rosemary McCarney
Beverley McArthur *
Tanny McGregor
Yvonne Messenger *
Debbie Miller 
Sandra Mirabelli *
Zig Misiak
Diane Montreuil *
Joan Moser
Kristy Mraz *
Michelle Muir
Robert Munsch
Jeff Nathan *
Marina Nemat
Susin Nielsen
Phymean Noun
Laura Numeroff
Kathy Nunley
Samantha Nutt
George O’Connor *
Ruth Ohi 
Kenneth Oppel 
Kathryn Otoshi *
Eva Pachis *
Steve Paikin
Candy Palmater *
Neil Pasricha
Kit Pearson *
Ken Pettigrew *
Dr. Bob Phillips *
Laura Pinto
Patricia Polacco 
Humble the Poet
Barbara Reid *
Joan Reimer *
Aisha & Joe Restoule General *
Peter H. Reynolds
Nino Ricci
Linda Rief
Sharon Robinson
J.K. Rowling
Margriet Ruurs
Heather Ryan *
Itah Sadu
Lionel Sandner *
Mr. (John) Schu *
Richard Scrimger
John Scully
Melissa Seco *
Christine Senior *
Frank Serafini 
Jennifer Serravallo *
Timothy Shanahan
David Shannon *
Rina Singh
Marsha Forchuk Skrypuch
Arthur Slade
Jeff Smith
Jill Snider *
Jerry Spinelli
Tony Stead
Barb Stoner *
Jim Strachan
Pam Strong *
Karl Subban *
Larry Swartz *
Stephen Swinburne
Kevin Sylvester
Sharon Taberski
Kathleen Tanel *
Drew Hayden Taylor
Sarah Tercer Fernandes *
Meg Tilly
Helen Tomassini *
Cris Tovani
David Tranter
Miriam Trehearne 
Margaret Trudeau
Nancy Tucciarone *
Jane Urquhart
Leslie Vande Kemp *
Tony Vincent 
Vicki Vinton
Jeanette Voaden *
Richard Wagamese
Ann Walmsley
Mary Walsh
Eric Walters 
Maria Walther
Mélanie Watt
Debbie Watters *
Fern Westernoff
The Wexford Gleeks *
Denise White *
Nancy Wilcox Richards
Jeffrey Wilhelm
Wes "Maestro" Williams
Carol Ricker-Wilson
Frieda Wishinsky
Tim Wynne-Jones 
Jane Yolen
Anthony Zomparelli *
Teresa Zupancic