Writers' Trust Awards event at the Glen Gould Studio in Toronto. Emceed by Jared Bland, books editor at The Globe & Mail, the Writers' Trust Awards honoured writers in six categories:
- Rogers Writers’ Trust Fiction Prize
- Writers’ Trust of Canada/McClelland & Stewart Journey Prize
- Writers’ Trust Engel/Findley Award
- Matt Cohen Award: In Celebration of a Writing Life
- Writers’ Trust Distinguished Contribution Award, and
- Vicky Metcalf Award for Literature for Young People.
Now I'm pleased to announce that
the 2013 winner
of the Vicky Metcalf Award for Literature for Young People
Check out Barbara Reid's website at www.barbarareid.ca to read more details about her artwork and writing life, and for the full citation with regards to her award at the Writers' Trust of Canada website.