The Book Publishers Association of Alberta has announced the shortlist for the 2016 Alberta Book Publishing Awards! Seven of NeWest Press's books have been shortlisted. The winners will be announced at a gala dinner in Calgary on September 16th, 2016.
Congrats to the following authors and designers:
- Nominated for Book Design: A Revision of Forward by Wendy McGrath and Entropic by R.W. Gray, which were both designed by Natalie Olsen (Kisscut Design).
- Nominated for Cover Design: Meadowlark by Wendi Stewart, which was designed by Michel Vrana, and Things You've Inherited from Your Mother by Hollie Adams, which was designed by Vikki Wierczinski (Mezzaluna Studio).
- Nominated for Trade Fiction: Meadowlark by Wendi Stewart.
- Nominated for Trade Non Fiction: Memory Serves: Oratories by Lee Maracle.
- Nominated for the Robert Kroetsch Award for Poetry: Hillsdale Book by Gerald Hill.
Again, congrats to everyone!
For more information about these books or their authors, please contact Claire Kelly, our Marketing and Production Coordinator, at firstname.lastname@example.org or 780-432-9427. Tickets for the gala will be available for purchase from the BPAA website mid-July.