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Alcuin Society Award Winners 2016

ALCUIN SOCIETY’S 43 BEST-LOOKING BOOKS OF 2015 Vancouver, BC – The Alcuin Society has announced the winners of its 34th annual competition, The Alcuin Society Awards for Excellence in Book Design in Canada, held Saturday March 19th. Awards will be presented this fall in both Toronto and Vancouver. The winning books will be entered in the international book design competition in Leipzig, Germany in February 2017. They will be exhibited in Germany at the Frankfurt and Leipzig Book Fairs; in Japan, at the Canadian Embassy in Tokyo, in conjunction with the Tokyo International Book Fair; and in every province of Canada. The venues are listed on our web site. This year’s judges, Teresa Bubela, Denise Lapointe, and Paul Roelofs, selected 43 winning titles from 230 entries, from 9 provinces and 99 publishers. This year’s book design winners are...

by Kerry Clare · Tagged alcuin society, book design, awards

Sidewalk Flowers

by (author) JonArno Lawson
illustrated by Sydney Smith

Anna Banana

45 Years of Fooling Around with A. Banana

edited by Michelle Jacques

Keeping Watch at the End of the World

by (author) Harry Thurston


by (author) James Grainger

In Flanders Fields: 100 Years

Writing on War, Loss and Remembrance

edited by Amanda Betts

Alice's Adventures in Wonderland Decoded

The Full Text of Lewis Carroll's Novel with its Many Hidden Meanings Revealed

by (author) David Day

The Olive Oil and Vinegar Lover's Cookbook

by (author) Emily Lycopolus

Outstanding in the Rain

by (author) Frank Viva

The Brief Reincarnation of a Girl

by (author) Sue Goyette

I Am What I Am Because You Are What You Are

by (author) Carole Glasser Langille

Hector Maclean: The Writings of a Loyalist-Era Military Settler in Nova Scotia

by (author) Jo Currie, Keith Mercer & John G. Reid

A Field Guide to Canadian Cocktails

by (author) Victoria Walsh & Scott McCallum

The Adventures of Miss Petitfour

by (author) Anne Michaels

The Year of Our Beautiful Exile

by (author) Monica Kidd

Society of Experience, The

by (author) Matt Cahill

Closing Time

Prohibition, Rum-Runners, and Border Wars

by (author) Daniel Francis

Montreal Cooks

A Tasting Menu from the City's Leading Chefs

by (author) Jonathan Cheung & Tays Spencer

This Is Sadie

by (author) Sara O'Leary
illustrated by Julie Morstad

Clean Sails

by (author) Gustave Morin

Revision of Forward, A

by (author) Wendy McGrath

Rom Com

by (author) Dina Del Bucchia & Daniel Zomparelli

We Can't Ever Do This Again

by (author) Amber McMillan

Swallows Uncaged, The

A Narrative in Eight Panels

by (author) Elizabeth McLean

German Mills

by (author) John Steffler

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