Media, Online, and In-Person Appearances

In addition to radio and TV interviews, Steve enthusiastically pursues in-person and online presentation opportunities with organizations from the realms of writing, business and birding. Past highlights include:

Margaret Atwood’s Springsong Festival – Pelee Island, Canada (Guest Author)
International Crane Coalition – Colorado, US (Guest Speaker)

Noirwich Festival – Norfolk, UK

International Ornithological Conference – Vancouver, Canada

International Festival of Authors – Harbourfront, Toronto, Canada
Bouchercon World Mystery Convention

For media inquiries or speaking engagement bookings, please contact:
Meg Wheeler: or Margot Weale:


Upcoming Events 

Book Launch
Different Drummer Books

513 Locust St.

Burlington, ON  

Saturday  Oct 1, 4:00 p.m.
In-person event

Please join us for the North American launch of the seventh Birder Murder Mystery: A Foreboding of Petrels. This free, in-person event will feature a brief talk and reading followed by book signing. And, of course, what would a Different Drummer Birder Murder book launch be without a CAKE! Safety protocols will be as accommodating as possible, and there’s lots of room for safe distancing.

Author Panel
Headwaters Arts Festival

Alton, ON

Sunday  Oct 2, 
In-person event

I’m delighted to announce that I’ve been invited to join the author panel for A Bookish Afternoon at the Headwater’s Arts Festival for. Please see Fall Festival 2022 Authors Afternoon | Headwaters Arts for ticket info and further details. I’ll look forward to seeing everyone for what promises to be a fun afternoon.

Environment for the Americas

Guest Speaker
Bird Book Club 

December 1, 2022 
(Details T.B.A.)
Online event



Shaftesbury, the award-winning production company behind the global hit TV series Murdoch Mysteries, is partnering with the BAFTA-winning U.K. producer Company Pictures (Wolf Hall, Inspector George Gently) to option Canadian author Steve Burrows’ book series Birder Murder Mysteries. The international partnership is the first joint venture for the two production companies, and will bring together a roster of Canadian and U.K. screenwriters, headed by Nick Hicks-Beach (Lewis, Midsomer, Murders, Inspector Banks)

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