Pam Withers

Pam Withers is an award-winning author of 20 young-adult adventure novels and two nonfiction books. A former journalist, editor and outdoor guide, she spent many years running a summer camp for teens learning whitewater kayaking. These days, she divides her time between Vancouver and the Gulf Islands with her husband, a university professor. They have one grown son busy studying in Toronto. Pam delights in traveling for school, library and conference presentations.


Drone Chase (Dundurn, coming in 2020)
Stowaway (Dundurn, 2019)
Tracker’s Canyon (Dundurn, 2017)
Bungee Jump (Orca, 2016)
Andreo’s Race (Tundra, 2015)
Paintball Island (Starburst Digital, 2013)
First Descent (Tundra, 2014)


Red Maple Fiction Award nominee for Stowaway (2020)
Red Maple Fiction Award nominee for Tracker’s Canyon (2019)
Junior Literary Guild Selection for Andreo’s Race (2015)
Red Maple Fiction nominee for First Descent (2013)
Silver, Nautilus Book Awards for First Descent (2012)
ForeWord Reviews Book of the Year Silver Award in Youth Adult Fiction for First Descent (2011)
Junior Library Guild Selection for Fall for First Descent (2011)

Contact Info

Facebook Page
YouTube book trailer of Adrenalin Ride (done by students)

Authors’ Booking Service