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HOLIDAY CLOSURE: As a friendly reminder, the Forest of Reading staff will be offline December 20, 2021 to January 3, 2022. During this time, we will not be responding to emails or phone calls as we will be relaxing and reading all of the nominated titles. Happy Reading!

General Information and Questions

Director, Forest of Reading
Meredith Tutching | E-mail:
Phone: 1-877-340-1730

Co-Chairs of Forest of Reading®
Ruth Gretsinger, District School Board of Niagara
Isabelle Hobbs, Durham District School Board (Retired)  

The Library Marketplace
Forest of Reading & I Read Canadian Swag (eg. Bookmarks, stickers, certificates, pencils, and much more)
Online order from The Library Marketplace Website

Media Inquiries
Please contact the Communications department if you would like further information on the Forest of Reading and Forest of Reading Festival.

Requests for Digital Seal
If publishers require a digital copy of a program seal for a book cover (that includes the year and either “nominee” or “winner”), please contact Lauren Hummel, Manager, Marketing and Communications, at