Kenneth Oppel

Kenneth Oppel is a Canadian YA writer.
Kenneth Oppel is the author of the young adult novel The Boundless. (Mark Raynes Roberts)

Kenneth Oppel has written numerous acclaimed novels for middle grade and young adult readers. His Silverwing trilogy has sold over a million copies worldwide and the novel Airborn received the Governor General's Literary Award in 2004 and was named a Michael L. Printz Honor Book by the American Library Association. His most recent books include The Nesta finalist for the TD Canadian Children's Literature Award, Every Hidden Thing and, coming up in the fall of 2018, Inkling.

Books by Kenneth Oppel

​Author interviews

"The Nest" is a horror novel by bestselling young adult author Kenneth Oppel. It's a finalist for Canada's biggest children's literary prize. Kenneth Oppel is here now to tell us more about the art of creating scary stories. 7:25
Kenneth Oppel on his YA novel about fossil hunting and budding romance. 4:30


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