Kenneth Oppel wrote his first novel at age fourteen and hasn’t looked back. His books include the Silverwing series, which has sold over a million copies around the world; Airborn, winner of a Governor General’s Award and the Michael L. Printz Award; and his latest, Inkling, which the New York Times called “astonishing.” Ken Oppel lives with his family in Toronto. You can find him online at and on Twitter at @kennethoppel.

Events Kenneth Oppel was involved in

  • Toronto Lit Up: Bloom

    Tuesday, February 18, 2020 - 7:00 PM

    Bestselling author Kenneth Oppel is releasing the first book in his new young adult trilogy, Bloom, and will be celebrating its publication with a Toronto Lit Up book launch!


  • Toronto Lit Up: Kenneth Oppel

    Monday, September 17, 2018 - 7:00 PM

    Bestselling children's author, Kenneth Oppel, is launching his latest book, Inkling. Join HarperCollins Canada and the Toronto International Festival of Authors in celebrating the book's release!


  • Book Bash: Canadian Children's Literature Festival

    Saturday, October 22, 2016 - 12:00pm-4:00pm

    Families are invited to a free, fun-filled afternoon of storytelling, music, writing and illustrating workshops, puppet shows, theatre, magic, author signings and much more.