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2017 Atlantic Book Awards ShortlistsBy 49thShelf
The Atlantic Book Awards Society is pleased to announce the shortlist for the eight different book prizes comprising the 2017 Atlantic Book Awards. The 22 nominated titles represent a wide range of books from Atlantic Canada—everything from history to kids’ books. The Awards will be given out in Paul O’Regan Hall, Halifax Central Library, on Thursday, May 18 at 7:00 p.m. This year’s Pioneer Award will also be awarded to someone from Nova Scotia who has made a substantial contribution to the literary life of the region.