Margaret Webb


Margaret Webb is an avid long-distance runner, a volunteer running coach for underprivileged kids and award-winning author and screenwriter. Her first nonfiction book, Apples to Oysters: A Food Lover’s Tour of Canadian Farms, was published by Penguin Canada (2008) to critical acclaim, winning a national culinary award. She won a Disney Studios screenwriting fellowship and her most recent screenplay, Margarita, earned audience favorite awards in Paris and Toronto film festivals. Her articles have been published in leading magazines and newspapers in Canada and, prior to embarking on a freelance career, she held senior editorial posts at several national and city magazines. She lives in Toronto and teaches magazine writing part time at Ryerson University.

Forthcoming

Older, Faster, Stronger One runner’s quest to find out what the new (older) generation of super women runners can teach us about living younger older and achieving running greatness after 50.
(Rodale Books, North America 2014)

Agent: Samantha Haywood