Ottawa's Festival of Ideas Since 1997

Jan Andrews

Jan Andrews

The author of numerous books, including The Auction , The Very Last First Time , and When Apples Grew Noses and White Horses Flew , which won the Silver Birch Express Award, JAN ANDREWS received the Order of Canada for her contributions to Canadian culture as a children's writer and pioneer of Canada's storytelling movement. She died in 2017, during the final editing stages on her novel To See the Stars.

Writers Festival Appearances