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Atlantic Book Awards Shortlist 2015

The winners of the Atlantic Book Awards will be announced May 14th at the 2015 Atlantic Book Awards Gala. Check for more details.

by Kerry Clare · Tagged atlantic book awards


The 1914 Newfoundland Sealing Disaster

by (author) Jenny Higgins

Fire in the Belly

How Purdy Crawford rescued Canada, and changed the way we do business

by (author) Gordon Pitts


by (author) Linden MacIntyre

Vienna Nocturne

by (author) Vivien Shotwell

Equal as Citizens

The tumultuous and troubled history of a great Canadian idea

by (author) Richard Starr

Dear Canada: Flame and Ashes

The Great Fire Diary of Triffie Winsor, St. John's, Newfoundland, 1892

by (author) Janet McNaughton

A Sudden Sun

by (author) Trudy J. Morgan-Cole

Music is for Everyone

by (author) Jill Barber
illustrated by Sydney Smith

Something of a Peasant Paradise?

Comparing Rural Societies in Acadie and the Loudunais, 1604-1755

by (author) Gregory M.W. Kennedy

Double Pregnant

Two Lesbians Make a Family

by (author) Natalie Meisner

Just Beneath My Skin

by (author) Darren Greer

Eating Habits of the Chronically Lonesome

by (author) Megan Coles

Those Splendid Girls

The Heroic Service of Prince Edward Island Nurses in the Great War

by (author) Katherine Dewar

Atlantic Coastal Gardening

Growing Inspired, Resilient Plants by the Sea

by (author) Denise Adams

Wow Wow and Haw Haw

by (author) George Murray
illustrated by Michael Pittman

They Called Me Chocolate Rocket

The Life and Times of John Paris, Jr., Hockey's First Black Professional Coach

by (author) John Paris
with Robert Ashe

Winds of Change

Life and Legacy of Calvin W. Ruck

by (author) Lindsay Ruck


by (author) Linda Little

Bringing Home Animals, 2nd edition

Mistissini Hunters of Northern Quebec

by (author) Adrian Tanner

Jack, the King of Ashes

by (author) Andy Jones
illustrated by Darka Erdelji

Island Kitchen

An Ode to Newfoundland

by (author) Mark McCrowe
photographs by Sasha Okshevsky

The Secret Life of Squirrels

A Little Peanuts Book

by (author) Nancy Rose