Celebrating Ottawa’s finest writers
The Ottawa Book Awards and Prix du livre d’Ottawa recognize the top English and French books published in the previous year. Both awards have separate categories for fiction and non-fiction. All shortlisted finalists receive $1,000 and each winner receives a prize of $7,500.
Finalists for the 2013 Ottawa Book Awards will be announced the week of September 23, 2013.
Awards will be presented to the winning authors on October 22 at the Shenkman Arts Centre.
Join us for this literary celebration and meet many of Ottawa’s outstanding writers.
Hosted by Waubgeshig Rice, Video Journalist for CBC News Ottawa and hosted by Danièle Vallée, Author and Artistic Director for Les Contes Nomades.
Reception to follow.
RSVP before October 18