Coupland, Gartner, Hodgins and Nielsen nominated for BC Book Prizes

Please join Westwood Creative Artists in congratulating WCA authors Douglas Coupland, Zsuzsi Gartner, Jack Hodgins and Susin Nielsen, all nominated for 2011 BC Book Prizes. The specific nominations follow:

Ethel Wilson Fiction Prize

The Master of Happy Endings by Jack Hodgins (Thomas Allen Publishers)

Hubert Evans Non-Fiction Prize

Marshall McLuhan by Douglas Coupland (Penguin Canada)

Sheila A. Egoff Children’s Literature Prize

Dear George Clooney, Please Marry My Mom by Susin Nielsen (Tundra Books)

Bill Duthie Booksellers’ Choice Award

Darwin’s Bastards: Astounding Tales from Tomorrow by Zsuzsi Gartner (editor) (Douglas & McIntyre)