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Wednesday, October 25, 2017 - 6:30 PM
Special Event: IFOA
Brigantine Room, Harbourfront Centre 235 Queens Quay West
Toronto M5J 2G8
Cost: $18/$15 for IFOA Supporters, Free for students and youth
The Rogers Writers’ Trust Fiction Prize recognizes the best Canadian novel or short story collection with a $25,000 award. Meet the shortlisted authors for this prestigious award at this exclusive event. Hosted by Becky Toyne.
The 2017 Writers’ Trust Awards will be held on November 14 at Glenn Gould Studio in Toronto.
Presented in partnership with the Writers’ Trust of Canada
Becky Toyne is the "Should I Read It?" columnist for Day 6 on CBC Radio One and a regular host and interviewer at literary events including IFOA and PEN Canada's Ideas in Dialogue. Her writing about books and publishing has appeared in the Globe and Mail, National Post, Toronto Star and Open Book: Toronto. When not talking about books in print or on the radio, she's talking about books as freelance publicist for the Writers' Trust of Canada.