Nigel Beale is a freelance writer/broadcaster who specializes in literary journalism. His articles and reviews have appeared in The Washington Post, The Guardian Online, The Toronto Globe and Mail, Canadian Bookseller magazine, Canadian Notes and Queries, LOGOS, Canadian Art magazine and elsewhere. In his role as host of The Biblio File podcast he has interviewed many of the world’s most admired authors, along with renowned publishers, booksellers, editors, book collectors, librarians, conservators, illustrators, and others connected with the book.

He also works with tourism marketers helping them to attract literary and cultural tourists.