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Just a Larger Family receives Heritage Toronto Award of Excellence

Wilfrid Laurier University Press has received a Heritage Toronto Award of Excellence for Just a Larger Family: Letters of Marie Williamson from the Canadian Home Front, 1940“1944.

The book was edited by Marie’s Williamson’s daughter, Mary F. Williamson, and Tom Sharp, who, as a young British boy, was taken in by the family during the Second World War.

Awards of Merit were presented to two Dundurn Press titles: Mark Osbaldeston’s Unbuilt Toronto 2: More of the City that Might Have Been and Aldona Sendzikas’s Stanley Barracks: Toronto’s Military Legacy.

Reshaping Toronto’s Waterfront (University of Toronto Press), edited by Gene Desfor and Jennefer Laidley, received an honorable mention.