Writers

Who is making magic at this year’s festival? See for yourself!

Browse Our Writers

Library

Browse our featured children’s books by age & category.

Browse Our Books

Writers

Who is making magic at this year’s festival? See for yourself!

Browse Our Writers

Library

Browse our featured children’s books by age & category.

Browse Our Books

#ThinAirKids

Welcome

Thin Air Kids Festival

Welcome to the first edition of our virtual festival celebrating books for kids and teens. Join us for a new and vibrant experience as we continue to stay home and stay safe.

Writers

Our Featured Writers for Kids

Our stellar line-up of writers from across Canada are passionate about writing great books for young readers, middle years readers, and YA/teen readers. We’ll be adding new writers as the festival unfolds, so keep checking in to see who’s here!

Library

Browse our Selection of Featured Kids Books

We know that one good book leads to another, so in our library, we’ve gathered books together according to your age and stage as a reader. When you finish one, check out its neighbour!

How to Enjoy

How to Browse #ThinAirKids Virtual Festival

Welcome to THIN AIR KIDS, our first-ever virtual celebration of books for kids and teens. In the Writer Showcase, you can visit the writer profiles to hear some of our favorite writers reading from their books and talking about their experience as writers. We’ve also got a full list of our featured books for you to investigate.

We’ll be adding more writers and more books over the next few weeks—all the more to explore!

Writer Showcase

Explore our gallery of writers for kids and teens for readings, conversations, short films, and more.

Browse Writers
The Library

Browse our Library for a curated selection of some of our favourite children’s and YA books.

#ThinAirKids

Sponsors

Winnipeg International Children’s Writers Festival

THIN AIR relies on the generosity of our corporate community as well as all levels of government. We’re proud to acknowledge their support, and thank them one and all. Thank you!