Joel A. Sutherland

Author, Ghost Hunter, Barbarian Librarian, Bibliophile

"One of the most promising new voices in horror."

     -Jeff Strand, author of A BAD DAY FOR VOODOO and PRESSURE

Haunted Canada 6 Nominated for the 2017 Silver Birch Award!

Haunted Canada 5 Announced as Winner of the Silver Birch Award!

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"A talent to watch."


"Sutherland flexes some literary muscle."


Paranormal Activity in the Olde Angel Inn

As research for Haunted Canada 4, I voluntarily checked in to the Olde Angel Inn in Niagara-on-the-Lake in the hopes of determining if the rumours of ghost appearances had any basis in truth. Watch a video of my ordeal to see how I fared:

Wipeout Canada

I was selected as a contestant on the first season of Wipeout Canada. Look for me as The Barbarian Librarian on the special 'Beauties vs. Geeks' episode! View my application video here:

"Keep an eye on Sutherland. This guy has got a great future ahead of him."

     -Joe McKinney, author of DEAD CITY, QUARANTINED and PEACEKEEPERS