Annabel Lyon‘s story collection, Oxygen, and book of novellas, The Best Thing for You, were published to wide acclaim. Her first novel, The Golden Mean, won the Rogers Writers’ Trust Fiction Prize and was nominated for the Scotiabank Giller Prize, Governor General’s Literary Award for English Fiction and a regional Commonwealth Writers’ Prize. Lyon’s second novel, The Sweet Girl, follows the intelligent 16-year-old Pythias, the recently orphaned daughter of Aristotle, as she attempts to forge a path for herself in a superstitious and biased world.
Events Annabel Lyon was involved in
Tuesday, October 29, 2013 - 8:00 PM
UBC alumni share anecdotes and accolades in celebration of the 50th anniversary of the University’s Creative Writing Program.