The latest scoop from Calgary's #1 International Readers Festival

Authors available to come to your schools

Meeting an actual person who wrote an actual book – especially one that students have read and enjoyed – is a rare, captivating and transformative experience. Wordfest Youth supplies authors from across Canada and around the world to present fun, inspiring in- and out-of-school events that promote a love of reading and a deeper appreciation of the written word.

Looking for a book of interest for your students? Look no further! The reading lists below, organized by grade level, regroup all the artists available to visit your school, from Kindergarten to Grade 12.

Check out the lists and contact Wordfest to discuss your needs and the artist you’d like to meet; depending on their availability, we will definitely work with you to create an event that will inspire your students.

Complete Author List

Author List for K to 6

Author List for 7 to 9

Author List for 10 to 12