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From quick Q&As to in-depth interviews, get to know some of our favourite authors. Learn how they write and discover what they read—plus so much more.

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Ashley Audrain on bringing rage from the group chat to the page

Nathan spoke with novelist Ashley Audrain about her new book The Whispers: a story about marriage, mothers and motherhood, and women’s rage.

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Rowan Jetté Knox on learning from hard times

Michael spoke with journalist and human rights advocate Rowan Jetté Knox, author of the memoir One Sunny Afternoon: A Memoir of Trauma and Healing.

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Mai Nguyen, author of Sunshine Nails

Mai Nguyen is a National Magazine Award–nominated journalist and copywriter. Sunshine Nails is her debut novel.

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Rachel Ryan, author of Someone You Trust

Rachel Ryan was born and raised in Dublin, Ireland. She is the author of Someone You Trust and The Woman Outside My Door.

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Alicia Elliott on telling the truth through the lens of fiction

Michael spoke with award-winning essayist Alicia Elliott about her novel, And Then She Fell, and why she turned to fiction to tell this story.

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Sean Michaels, live at TIFA 2023

Nathan spoke with Sean Michaels at the Toronto International Festival of Authors about using AI to write parts of his novel, Do You Remember Being Born?

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From Iris Visser, with Love

Iris Visser is the author of the novel From New York, with Love. We spoke with her about how she chooses settings and what she’s learned about her readers.

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Waubgeshig Rice on finding renewal at the end of the world

Nathan welcomed Waubgeshig Rice to the Kobo studio to talk about his post-apocalyptic novel Moon of the Turning Leaves.

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Liz Nugent, author of Strange Sally Diamond

Thriller writer Liz Nugent, author of Unraveling Oliver, Lying in Wait, and Little Cruelties, talks to Kobo about her newest book, Strange Sally Diamond.

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