We are pleased to share the news that Penguin Random House Canada is home to THREE of the five authors on the shortlist for the 2017 Hilary Weston Writers’ Trust Prize for NonFiction.
Our nominees are:
- Kyo Maclear for BIRDS ART LIFE, published by Doubleday Canada and edited by Martha Kanya-Forstner
- James Maskalyk for LIFE ON THE GROUND FLOOR: Letters from the Edge of Emergency Medicine, published by Doubleday Canada and edited by Martha Kanya-Forstner
- Carol off for ALL WE LEAVE BEHIND: A Reporter’s Journey Into the Lives of Others, published by Random House Canada and edited by Pamela Murray
This year’s jury is comprised of journalist and journalism professor Susan Harada, environmental journalist Arno Kopecky, and science writer Siobhan Roberts.
The winner will be announced on November 14th. Full details can be found here: http://www.writerstrust.com/News/News-(1)/Press-Release-Archive/Press-Releases/Weston-Prize-Finalists-(Sept-20-17).aspx
Congratulations to our shortlisted authors and publishers and everyone involved!