Here are the details:
What: Women’s Prize for Fiction Party
Excerpt readings from the shortlisted books, drinks and refreshments (cash bar), and the announcement of the winning book according to North Shore readers. Oh, and fabulous prizes!
Participate: Read the shortlisted books, vote for your favourite here, enter to win a fabulous prize, and then join us for the official winner announcement and the “North Shore” winner announcement at the party.
We are also inviting people to read an excerpt from their favourite shortlisted novel. If you are interested, contact Heidi at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The event is open to the public, all ages and genders!
Date: Wednesday, June 4th
Location: NVCL Singh Room, 3rd floor, 120 W 14th St., North Vancouver BC V7M 1N9
Contact: Heidi Schiller, email@example.com
Cost and registration info: Free, please register via our events page by clicking on the “sign up” button.
Baileys Women’s Prize: For more information on the Women’s Prize, visit the Baileys Women’s Prize website.
The Undertaking, by Audrey Magee (to be published in Canada May 20th)
A Girl Is A Half-Formed Thing, by Eimear McBride (sadly, won’t be published in Canada until September.)*
*If you are really desperate to read this one sooner, you can always order it from Amazon.Co.Uk and have it shipped.