The Writers' Federation of Nova Scotia recently celebrated the announcement of the shortlist for this year's awards. Each year these awards highlight the quality and diversity to be found among the work by Atlantic Canadians in fiction, non-fiction, and poetry.
We'd like to celebrate our members & their authors who receved nominations:
Brick Books & Susan Paddon for Two Tragedies in 429 Breaths, which was nominated for the JM Abraham Poetry Award
Invisible Publishing & Kayleigh Trace for Hot, Wet, and Shaking: How I Learned to Talk About Sex, which was nominated for the Evelyn Richardson Non-Fiction Award
Gaspereau Press & Sylvia D. Hamilton for And I Alone Escaped to Tell You, which was nominated for the JM Abraham Poetry Award
To learn more about the East Coast Literary Awards and to view a full list of the nominees, please visit the WFNS website. The winners will be announced on June 6th.