Author & Illustrator Workshops

Proceeds from Book Fair allow us to invite talented Canadian authors, illustrators and storytellers to RPPS to conduct workshops for the students.


Past guest author Kenneth Oppel reads from PEG AND THE YETI

2018 guests

2017 guests

2016 guests

2015 guests

Other past visitors have included:

  • award-winning author Kenneth Oppel (The Boundless, the Airborn series, Peg and the Yeti and many other books)
  • poet Dennis Lee (Melvis & Elvis, Garbage Delight and scores of other books)
  • illustrator Wallace Edwards (The Cat’s Pajamas, Monkey Business, Alphabeasts)
  • local novelist Joan McCurdy (The Serpent’s Egg trilogy)