FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: WINNIPEG (April 29, 2013) – The Manitoba Writers’ Guild, with the assistance of the Association of Manitoba Book Publishers, presented the annual Manitoba Book Awards with a gala event this past Sunday April 28th at the West End Cultural Centre. Kevin Marc Fournier won the 2013 McNally Robinson Book for Young People Award – Older Category for his novel The Green-Eyed Queen of Suicide City (Great Plains Teen Fiction).
For the complete list of winners, please visit www.mbwriter.mb.ca
For more information on the Manitoba Book Awards, please visit www.manitobabookawards.com
The administrators of the Manitoba Book Awards are grateful for the support of Aqua Books, The Canada Council for the Arts, Friesens, the Manitoba Arts Council, The Manitoba Foundation for the Arts, Manitoba Culture Heritage and Tourism, McNally Robinson Booksellers, The Winnipeg Arts Council, The Winnipeg Foundation.
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