Wednesday, June 7 at 7:00 p.m. (Doors open at 6:30 p.m.)
Atlantic Book Awards Gala Paul O’Regan Hall, Halifax Central Library
The culmination of the Atlantic Book Awards Festival is the Atlantic Book Awards Gala. Six book awards, including one of Canada’s biggest book prizes, the Thomas Raddall Atlantic Fiction Award, valued at $30,000, will be presented. Live music, light refreshments, cash bar, and special guest authors will be in attendance. The ceremony will be hosted by author and journalist Lindsay Ruck (Amazing Black Atlantic Canadians). Nominated books will be available for sale from Bookmark Halifax. This is a ticketed event. Tickets are $20: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/atlantic-book-awards-tickets-609529317597
The awards ceremony will also be live-streamed so book lovers across the region and beyond can join in the celebration. Find the live steam at www.atlanticbookawards.ca.