Title: Manitoba Book Awards
Date: April 22, 2017
Location: Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
Description: The Manitoba Book Awards is an annual project of the Manitoba Writers’ Guild produced with the assistance of the Association of Manitoba Book Publishers. The Manitoba Book Awards honour books written by Manitobans, published in Manitoba or about Manitoba. More than $30,000 in prizes is awarded each year to Manitoba writers. The Manitoba Book Awards celebrates literary excellence, originality and diverse talent. Among the prizes to be awarded is the Lansdowne Prize for Poetry.