Please visit the Award page for a listing of the eligibility criteria and for information on how to nominate titles.
Please visit the Award page for more information, and for a copy of the eligibility criteria and nomination form.
Please visit the Award page for more information, and for a copy of the nomination form.
Video of the April 5 announcement of the 2017 Atlantic Book Awards shortlist event, including the Halifax Explosion authors’ panel, is now available online.
May 18, 2017
(Halifax, NS) 2017 Atlantic Book Awards Winners Announced
The ten winners of the 2017 Atlantic Book Awards were announced Thursday night in a gala ceremony held in Paul O’Regan Hall, Halifax Central Library. Hosted by CBC Radio’s Angela Antle in a bilingual ceremony, the Awards concluded this year’s Festival, which ran from May 11-19 in cialis generica all four Atlantic Provinces. Thanks to a new industry initiative East Bound: Talking Atlantic Books, organized with the Atlantic Publishers Marketing Association (May 17-19) and supported by all four Atlantic Provinces, the Gala’s attendance was augmented by booksellers, festival programmers and book media from across Canada.
The Atlantic Book Awards Society is pleased to announce the shortlist for the eight different book prizes comprising the 2017 Atlantic Book Awards. The 22 nominated titles represent a wide range of books from Atlantic Canada—everything from history to kids’ books.
The Awards will be given out in Paul O’Regan Hall, Halifax Central Library, on Thursday, May 18 at 7:00 p.m. This year’s Pioneer Award will also be awarded to someone from Nova Scotia who has made a substantial contribution to the literary life of the region.