The Victoria Book Prize society announced the 2014 nominations for the City of Victoria Bulter Book Prize and the Bolen Books Children's Book Prize on September 17th. Two independent juries selected the finalists, looking for the best books by Greater Victoria authors from the past year.
Many of our publishers and their authors were selected as finalists for both awards this year. Congratulations to:
Brick Books for The Lost Letters by Catherine Greenwood (Butler Prize)
Ronsdale Press for Whatever by Ann Walsh (Children's Book Prize)
Talonbooks for The World Afloat by M.A.C. Farrant (Butler Prize)
The winners will be revealed at a public gala event on October 15th at the Union Club of British Columbia. For more information about the awards and to see a full list of this year's nominees, please visit the Victoria Book Prize website.