NeWest Scores 7 Nominations at the Alberta Book Publishing Awards!

Jul 3, 2018

The Book Publishers Association of Alberta has announced the shortlist for the 2018 Alberta Book Publishing Awards! Six of NeWest Press's books have been shortlisted in five categories. The winners will be announced at a gala dinner in Calgary on September 14th, 2018. 

Nominated for Book Design: What is Going to Happen Next by Karen Hofmann and The Orchard Keepers by Robert Pepper-Smith, which were both designed by Natalie Olsen (Kisscut Design).
Nominated for Cover Design: Darwin's Moving by Taylor Lambert, which was designed by David Gee, and My True and Complete Adventures as a Wannabe Voyageur by Phyllis Rudin, which was designed by Vikki Wierczinski (Mezzaluna Studio).
Nominated for Trade Fiction: To Me You Seem Giant by Greg Rhyno.
Nominated for Trade Non Fiction: Darwin's Moving by Taylor Lambert.
Nominated for Speculative Fiction: 59 Glass Bridges by Steven Peters.

Congrats to all the nominated books, authors, designers, and publishers!

For more information about these books or their authors, please contact Claire Kelly, our Marketing and Production Coordinator, at or 780-432-9427.