About Charlie

Charles Wilkins is the author of fifteen books, The Circus at the Edge of the Earth (about his travels with the Great Wallenda Circus), Walk to New York (about his 2002 walk from Thunder Bay to New York City), and In the Land of Long Fingernails (a memoir about a summer he spent working in a large Toronto cemetery)… VIEW MORE


During the months to come, Charlie will be appearing at events across Canada and into the U.S., doing readings with video presentations and showing the film The Big Blue, about his trans-Atlantic adventure. Check the schedule to find an appearance, reading or film showing near you… VIEW MORE

Get in Touch

Charles Wilkins is available to groups, schools and festivals for speaking engagements and readings, or to show video and slides of his crossing of the Atlantic. He is also available as a writing instructor or workshop leader. Inquiries should be sent to info@charleswilkins.ca… VIEW MORE