Gwyn, Shepherd and Yanofsky Longlisted for BC Book Prize

By November 7, 2011News

WCA is happy to announce that Joel Yanofsky, Michelle Shepherd and Richard Gwyn have been longlisted for the British Columbia National Award for Canadian Non-Fiction. One hundred and thirty-four books were nominated for the $40,000 prize by 35 publishers from across the country. From that entry, the prize jury has selected a longlist of ten books.

Joel Yanofsky, Bad Animals: A Father’s Accidental Education In Autism (Viking Canada)

Michelle Shepherd, Decade Of Fear (Douglas & McIntyre)

Richard Gwyn, Nation Maker: Sir John A. Macdonald: His Life, Our Times, Vol. 2: 1867-1891 (Random House Canada)

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