ACP members are well represented among the finalists for the 23rd Trillium Book Award, which recognizes excellence, supports marketing and fosters increased public awareness of the quality and diversity of Ontario writers and writing. Congratulations and good luck to the following ACP finalists.
English Finalists for the Trillium Book Award:
- Margaret Atwood, The Year of the Flood (McClelland & Stewart)
- Alexandra Leggat, Animal (Anvil Press)
- Anne Michaels, The Winter Vault (McClelland & Stewart)
- Alice Munro, Too Much Happiness (McClelland & Stewart)
- Emily Schultz, Heaven is Small (House of Anansi Press)
- Cordelia Strube, Lemon (Coach House Books)
English Finalists for the Trillium Book Award for Poetry:
- Susan Holbrook, Joy is so Exhausting (Coach House Books)
- Karen Solie, Pigeon (House of Anansi Press)
- Matthew Tierney, The Hayflick Limit (Coach House Books)
The Association of Canadian Publishers (ACP) is pleased to announce that Kirk Howard, founder and president of Dundurn Press, will be presented with the President’s Award at the association’s 2017 Annual General Meeting. ACP is also delighted to present Michael Harrison with honorary lifetime membership in the association.