Via the Canadian Authors Association
The Canadian Authors Association is pleased to announce the CAA Literary Awards shortlists for 2013. Introduced in 1975, these awards continue the association’s long tradition of honouring Canadian writers who achieve excellence without sacrificing popular appeal. The nine finalists were selected from over 300 nominations.
The 2013 CAA Literary Awards shortlists are as follows:
CAA Award for Fiction
• Tricia Dower, Brentwood Bay, British Columbia, for Stony River, published by Penguin Group Canada
• Vincent Lam, Toronto, Ontario, for The Headmaster’s Wager, published by Doubleday Canada
• Christopher Meades, Burnaby, British Columbia, for The Last Hiccup, published by ECW Press
Lela Common Award for Canadian History