The shortlist for the $50,000 Rogers Writers’ Trust Fiction Prize includes four CanLit veterans and a first-time author.
Blacklock and Smith will be presented with the $3,000 Periodical Marketers of Canada Indigenous Literature Awards at a ceremony in November.
Writer, editor, and small-press advocate Stuart Ross has won the $10,000 Harbourfront Festival Prize.
For the first time in its 22-year history, five women have been shortlisted for the Hilary Weston Writers’ Trust Prize for Nonfiction.
The $10,000 award honours writers for a first or second work of creative non-fiction that features a Canadian locale and/or significance.
The Canadian Children’s Book Centre has announced the finalists in eight award categories, celebrating the best in Canadian children’s literature.
Twelve titles were picked out of the 117 submissions up for consideration for this year’s $100,000 prize.
Toronto writer and editor Dominik Parisien has won a Hugo Award for co-editing Uncanny Magazine’s Disabled People Destroy Science Fiction! special issue.
The shortlist has been announced for the Toronto Book Awards, which celebrates work evocative of Toronto.
Ivan Coyote, Trevor Herriot, and Manjushree Thapa will jury the $60,000 prize.