* Winnipeg Public Library-nominated De Niro's Game, by Montrealer Rawi Hages, makes IMPAC Dublin Literary Award shortlist.To read more, see the Winnipeg Free Press website.
* Winnipeg author Miriam Toews will headline a fundraiser for a Brandon University's creative writing program.
* Paul Redekop, an associate professor of conflict resolution studies at Menno Simons College at the University of Winnipeg, has just released his first book with Waterloo's Herald Press.
* The Manitoba Historical Society has announced the shortlists for its Margaret McWilliams Awards, which celebrate books on the history of Manitoba.
* Local young adult fantasy author Rae Bridgman has a busy few weeks ahead of her, with a workshop for young people and a book launch in the works.
Monday, April 07, 2008
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