Kathleen Winter

Kathleen Winter’s  novel, Annabel, was shortlisted for the Scotiabank Giller Prize, the Governor General’s Literary Award, the Rogers Writers’ Trust Fiction Prize, the First Novel Award, the Orange Prize, and numerous other awards. It was also a Globe and Mail “Best Book,” a New York Times “Notable” book, a Quill & Quire “Book of the Year” and #1 bestseller in Canada. It has been published and translated worldwide. Her Arctic memoir Boundless (2014) was shortlisted for Canada’s Weston and Taylor non-fiction prizes, and has been sold internationally. Born in the UK, Winter lives in Montreal after many years in Newfoundland. She presents Lost In September.

Upcoming Events

  • Monday October 23, 2017

    • GGBooks @ IFOA

      Cost: $18/$15 for IFOA Supporters, Free for students and youth

      Do not miss the authors shortlisted for the 2017 Governor General’s Literary Award for English-language Fiction in conversation with Carol Off.


  • Wednesday October 25, 2017

    • Futile Fates

      Cost: $18/$15 for IFOA Supporters, Free for students and youth

      Wendy O’Brien converses with Michelle Berry, Bill Gaston, Immanuel Mifsud and Kathleen Winter about failure, the power of the human spirit and second chances.


  • Thursday October 26, 2017

    • IFOA Parry Sound

      Cost: $15

      Catherine Chidgey, Bianca Marais, Kathleen Winter will be in Parry Sound to read from their latest works.