The winner of the Amazon Canada First Novel Award will be announced on Thursday May 27th, during a virtual ceremony by Jennifer Hollett, the executive director of The Walrus and will include the famous Canadian author Lawrence Hill as a special guest speaker
The winner of the youth short story category will also be honored that evening
SEATTLE, May 4, 2021 / CNW / – Today Amazon Canada and The Walrus announced the nominations for the 45th Annual First Novel Award (amazon.ca/firstnovelaward), which recognizes the achievements of Canadian authors and their debut novels.
This year’s finalists will each receive $ 6,000 in cash, and the winner receives $ 60,000 in cash. The winner will be announced at the annual Amazon Canada First Novel Award ceremony, which takes place on Thursday May 27th via a virtual ceremony. The event will …