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Trevor Cole,

Trevor Cole

I gather all the ingredients of a story and make something tasty for the mind.

Favourite book
The Remains of the Day by Kazuo Ishiguro

Six-word memoir
That was fun, let’s go again.


  • Over 30 years in journalism, including 14 at the Globe and Mail. Published in Maclean’sToronto LifeReport on Business MagazineCanadian Geographic, and others.
  • Three gold medals at the National Magazine Awards, one of which was selected as the best business story of the awards’ then-25-year history.
  • Four novels, which have garnered two Governor General’s Award nominations, a Writers’ Trust Fiction Prize nomination, and a Stephen Leacock Medal for Humour.
  • An epic nonfiction narrative, which was nominated for the Speaker’s Book Award and the Heritage Toronto Award and won the 2018 Arthur Ellis Award for Canada’s best nonfiction crime book.

Deepest fear
That I repeat the mistakes of my father.