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2013 Atlantic Book Awards Shortlists

The 2013 Atlantic Book Awards and Festival runs May 9-16 with free literary events taking place in all four Atlantic Provinces. Festival details will be available at in the coming weeks. Winners of the 2013 Atlantic Book Awards will be announced at a special awards show on the last night of the week-long festival, Thursday, May 16, at 7:00 p.m. at the Alderney Landing Theatre in Dartmouth, NS. It’s a special year this year for the Dartmouth Book Awards – 2013 is the 25th anniversary of these awards, some of the oldest in Canada.

by Kerry Clare · Tagged atlantic book awards 2013

Live to Tell

by (author) Lisa Harrington


Finding Peace, Love and Injustice in Sierra Leone

by (author) Kathleen Martin

Enemy Territory

by (author) Sharon McKay

French Taste in Atlantic Canada 1604-1758, A Gastronomic History

Le goût Français au Canada Atlantique 1604-1758 : Une Histoire Gastronomique

by (author) Anne Marie Lane Jonah & Chantal Véchambre

The Metamorphosis

The Apprenticeship of Harry Houdini

by (author) Bruce MacNab

A History of Newfoundland in the North Atlantic to 1818

by (author) Shannon Ryan

The Language of This Land, Mi'kma'ki

by (author) Trudy Sable & Bernie Francis

Nova Scotia's Historic Rivers

The Waterways That Shaped the Province

by (author) Joan Dawson

Grandma Says

Weather Lore From Meteorologist Cindy Day

by (author) Cindy Day

Master and Madman

The Surprising Rise and Disastrous Fall of the Hon Anthony Lockwood RN

by (author) Peter Thomas & Nicholas Tracy

In Search of R.B. Bennett

by (author) P.B. Waite

Gift Horse

by (author) Mark Callanan



by (author) Don McKay



by (author) George Murray

The Rest is Silence

by (author) Scott Fotheringham

Anna From Away

by (author) D.R. Macdonald

The Deception of Livvy Higgs

by (author) Donna Morrissey

Driftwood Dragons

and other Seaside Poems

by (author) Tyne Brown
illustrated by Tamara Thiébaux Heikalo

Toes in My Nose

And Other Poems

by (author) Sheree Fitch
illustrated by Sydney Smith

High-Water Mark

by (author) Nicole Dixon


by (author) Lesleyanne Ryan

Other Side of Midnight, The

Taxi Cab Stories

by (author) Mike Heffernan

In The Field

by (author) Joan Sullivan


New Island Fiction

by (author) Richard Lemm

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