The Toronto Book Awards committee announced the 2016 nominees, marking the 42nd year the awards have been handed out.

The Book Publishers Association of Alberta recently announced the shortlist for their 2016 Alberta Book Publishing Awards. The Awards are given out every year, showcasing the best in Alberta writing and publishing across 12 different categories.

The Ontario Media Development Corporation (OMDC) revealed the winners for the 2016 Trillium Book Awards at a recent dinner ceremony held in Toronto. The Awards celebrate the quality and diversity to be found in Ontario writers and writing.

The League of Canadian Poets announced their 2016 Poetry Award winners at the inaugural Canadian Writers Summit in Toronto on June 18th.