Three finalists have been announced for the 2023 Stephen Leacock Memorial Medal for Humour.
The winner will be announced at a gala on September 16, to be hosted by writer and previous award finalist Morgan Murray. The annual award honours Canadian humour writing.
The shortlisted authors are:
- Wayne Johnston, Jennie’s Boy (Knopf Canada/Penguin Random House Canada)
- Susan Juby, Mindful of Murder (HarperCollins)
- Zarqa Nawaz, Jameela Green Ruins Everything (Simon and Schuster Canada)
The three finalists were selected from a 10-book longlist announced earlier this year.