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Rajiv Surendra, Sonja Larsen, Duncan McCue nominated for Edna Staebler Award

Sonja Larsen

Sonja Larsen

Three memoirs have been shortlisted for this year’s Edna Staebler Award for Creative Non-fiction. The $10,000 prize, which is administered by Wilfrid Laurier University, acknowledges writers of a first or second book with a Canadian setting or significance.

  • Red Star Tattoo, Sonja Larsen (Random House Canada)
  • The Shoe Boy, Duncan McCue (Nonvella)
  • The Elephants in My Backyard, Rajiv Surendra (Random House Canada)

The winner will be announced later this month.