The ReLit Awards, Canada’s prize for small press–published literature, were handed out last night in Ottawa.
Novel: The Beautiful Children by Michael Kenyon (Thistledown)
Poetry: Red Nest by Gillian Jerome (Nightwood)
Short Story: Buying Cigarettes for the Dog by Stuart Ross (Freehand)
Congratulations to Michael (who read from The Beautiful Children at WOTS Vancouver 2009), Gillian and Stuart!