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Northern libraries recognizing Northern authors

The Northern Lit Awards recognize the outstanding contribution Northern Ontario authors make to Northern culture.


Call for nominations is closed for the 2019 Northern Lit Awards 


2019 Northern Lit Award Shortlist

Fiction Award

  • Heartbreaker – Claudia Dey (HarperCollins)
  • La Brigantessa – Rosanna Micelotta Battigelli (Inanna Publications)
  • Watermark – Jennifer Farquhar (Latitude 46)
  • Twelve Stories – Emmett Grogan (Limited Distribution)
  • The Wintermen II: Into the Deep Dark – Britt Giffin (Latitude 46)

Nonfiction (Louise de Kiriline Lawrence) Award

  • Soulmates on Ice: From Hometown Glory to the Top of the Podium – Laura E. Young (Latitude 46)
  • It’s Good to be Here – David Giuliano (Friesen Press)
  • Stephen Lafricain: Grand Old Man of the River – Bruce W. Taylor (White Mountain Publications)
  • Talking About Death Won’t Kill You – Dr. Kathy Kortes-Miller (ECW Press)
  • Deep Water Dream: A Medical Voyage of Discovery in Rural Northern Ontario – Gretchen Roedde (Dundurn Press)


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Northern Lit Awards - Past Winners 

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