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John Vaillant

John Vaillant is the author of The Golden Spruce and, most recently, The Tiger: A True Story of Vengeance and Survival, an international bestseller. Reach him on Facebook and on Twitter.

Stories by John Vaillant


Gorilla on Burnaby Mountain, Meet Elephant in Ottawa's Living Room

Notes to a petro scientist on Canada's great potential.

By John Vaillant, 2 Dec 2014


On Burnaby Mountain, Confronting the Gorilla

Why I rose before dawn to join protesters against Kinder Morgan's proudly heavy 'footprint.'

By John Vaillant, 22 Nov 2014


We Can Save the Tiger

Only 3,200 are left, but this week's world summit aims to double that number in 12 years.

By John Vaillant, 22 Nov 2010