by The Canadian Press Posted Jun 22 2018 730

by The Canadian Press Posted Jun 22 2018 730

first_img by The Canadian Press Posted Jun 22, 2018 7:30 am PDT Last Updated Jun 22, 2018 at 8:00 am PDT AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to RedditRedditShare to 電子郵件Email Birding memoir ‘Birds Art Life’ among Trillium Book Award winners TORONTO – Toronto writer Kyo Maclear’s meditative memoir, “Birds Art Life,” is among the winners of this year’s Trillium Book Awards.The English-language Doubleday Canada title, about Maclear’s urban birding expeditions, took one of two $20,000 prizes for best book Thursday.The other $20,000 prize winner was Toronto-based Aurelie Resch for the French-language “Sous le soleil de midi” (Editions Prise de parole).Publishers of the winning books each receive $2,500 towards book promotions.The poetry winners, who each get $10,000, were Pino Coluccio for “Class Clown” (Biblioasis) and Sylvie Berard for “Oubliez” (Editions Prise de parole).Their publishers receive $2,000 each.The Trillium Book Award honours Ontario-based writers and is billed as the province’s highest literary honour.last_img

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