Congratulations to Carol Off, whose book ALL WE LEAVE BEHIND (Random House Canada) is among the finalists for the 2017 BC National Award for Canadian Non-Fiction. This is one of Canada’s leading literary non-fiction prizes with an award of $40,000.
BC Achievement Foundation Chair, Scott McIntyre says, “Writers are the essential lifeblood of our culture, and while they may labour in isolation, their words help us understand who we are, and our place in the world. This year’s shortlist of four exceptional books of non -fiction, selected from 156 submissions, exemplifies everything our Award stands for.”
The BC National Award for Canadian Non-Fiction will be presented in Vancouver in on February 1, 2018.
For more information and a list of the shortlisted titles, please visit: www.bcachievement.com/nonfiction/finalists.php