​​​​Over the years, we have had the pleasure of hosting a range of talented writers at our Toronto Urban Book Expo. Here is a list of participants including links to connect and purchase their books. Please click on the author's names to view their personal sites!


  1. ​​​Adrian Sterling (Ontario)
  2. Akwasi Afriyie (Ontario) 
  3. Allan Brentt Hood (Ontario)
  4. Andree Nicole (Ontario)
  5. Angela Walcott (Ontario)
  6. Angelot Ndongmo (Ontario)
  7. Ava Knight (Ontario)
  8. Bernadette Hood (Ontario)
  9. Breanna Chanelle (Ontario)
  10. Cathy-Ann Alexander (New Jersey)
  11. Chase Monet (Michigan)
  12. Christian Basie (Ohio)
  13. Christopher McClean (Pennsylvania)
  14. Christopher Signal (Ohio)
  15. D.A. Bourne (Ontario)
  16. Dalton Higgins (Ontario)
  17. Dane Swan (Ontario)
  18. Deborah Watkins (New York)
  19. Domonique Pequet (USA)
  20. Ebony Nicole Smith (New York)
  21. Ebony Stroder (USA)
  22. Edquina Washington (Pennsylvania)
  23. Erika L. Farmer (Maryland)
  24. Fanchon Stylezz (New York)
  25. Guildford J. Thomas (Ontario)
  26. Isabel Hunt (Ontario)
  27. Jaden Amber Taylor (Ontario)
  28. Jalissa Monique Brown (USA)
  29. Jameel Davis (Ohio)
  30. Janele Caver (New York)
  31. Janine Carrington (Ontario)
  32. Jasmine Henderson (New York)
  33. Jedah Mayberry (Texas)
  34. Jeffrey Lee Cheatham II (Washington)
  35. Jennylynd James (Ontario)
  36. Jessica Tamara (New York)
  37. JL Crayton (Florida)
  38. John Robinson Jr. (Ontario)
  39. Jonathan Boxill (USA)
  40. Josephine Casey (Ontario)
  41. Kamesha Shropshire (Georgia)
  42. Kamilah Haywood (Ontario)
  43. Karee Shea Walker (Ontario)
  44. Kawana Moore (New York)
  45. Kebrina Morgan  (Ontario)
  46. Kelvin Nyeusi Mawazo (Ontario)
  47. Key Porter (Washington)
  48. KL Hall (Virginia)
  49. Kwame Osei (Alberta)
  50. Latania Christie (Ontario)
  51. Lavern Lewis (Ontario)
  52. Louis Mason (New York)
  53. Makini Smith (Ontario)
  54. Malcolm Solomon (Texas)
  55. Mansa Musa (Ontario)
  56. Mariah James (New York)
  57. Mathis Bailey (Ontario)
  58. Matthew L. Taylor (Ontario)
  59. Meldonna Jones (Florida)
  60. Ms Tee (New York) 
  61. Mutendei Nabutete (Kenya)
  62. Nadine Chevolleau (Ontario)
  63. Natalee Johnson (Ontario)
  64. Ndija Anderson Yantha (Ontario)
  65. Olive Rose Steele (Ontario)
  66. Osagyefo McGregor (Ontario)
  67. Pamela Mordecai (Ontario)
  68. Peter James (Ontario)
  69. Precious Champegnie (Maryland)
  70. Queen Rella (USA)
  71. Queen Tastee Thoughts (South Carolina)
  72. Randall Mitchell (Ontario)
  73. Rebel Miller (Ontario)
  74. Robert Small (Ontario)
  75. Sammodah Speaks (Georgia)
  76. Selwyn Jeffers (Ontario)
  77. Shannon Spruill (New York)
  78. Sharon Johnson-Wright (Ontario)
  79. Shataya Simms (Pennsylvania)
  80. Sheila L. Brown (New York)
  81. Simone DaCosta (Ontario)
  82. Simone Walsh (Ontario)
  83. Sincere James (Texas)
  84. Sophia Jackson (Ontario)
  85. Stacey Ann Berry (Ontario)
  86. Stacey Marie Robinson (Ontario)
  87. Tawanda Amos (Maryland)
  88. Tramona Ford (Pennsylvania)
  89. Tristan Jackson (Texas)
  90. Wilmont St. Cyr (Barbados)
  91. Yolanda Marshall (Ontario)
  92. Yusuf Abubakar (Ontario)​

FEATURED AUTHORS FROM OUR TORONTO URBAN BOOK EXPO