Wayne Johnston was born and raised in the St. John’s area of Newfoundland. His #1 nationally bestselling novels include The Divine Ryans, A World Elsewhere, The Custodian of Paradise, The Navigator of New York and The Colony of Unrequited Dreams, which has been made into a stage play and is being developed as a TV series. Johnston is also the author of the Charles Taylor Prize-winning and bestselling memoir, Baltimore’s Mansion. He lives in Toronto.
Events Wayne Johnston was involved in
Saturday, October 28, 2017 - 11:00 AM
New York Times reporter, Ian Austen, interviews Wayne Johnston and Linda Spalding about their literary career.
Sunday, November 3, 2013 - 11:00 AM
Authors Lauren B. Davis, Anthony De Sa, Don Gillmor and Wayne Johnston share their most recent works.
Sunday, November 3, 2013 - 3:00 PM
Writers discuss the importance of setting and the incorporation of real and imagined locations into their fiction.