Roy MacGregor is the acclaimed and bestselling author of Home Team: Fathers, Sons, and Hockey (shortlisted for the Governor-General’s Award) and A Life in the Bush (winner of the U.S. Rutstrum Award for Best Wilderness Book and the CAA Award for Biography), as well as two novels, Canoe Lake and The Last Season, and the popular Screech Owls mystery series for young readers (winner of the Manitoba and Saskatchewan Young Readers Awards). He has twice won the Ottawa-Carleton Book Award. He is a regular columnist at The Globe and Mail, and his journalism has garnered four National Magazine Awards and eight National Newspaper Awards nominations. In September 2005, Roy was made an Officer in the Order of Canada. He lives in Kanata, Ontario.

Festivals: 2004 (Canada-Europa), 2007 (spring)

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