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Monday, January 20, 2014

Charlotte Gray's The Massey Murder shortlisted for RBC Charles Taylor prize

Charlotte Gray's The Massey Murder: A Maid, Her Master, and the Trial that Shocked a Country, a  co-publication of the Osgoode Society and Harper Collins, has been short listed for the RBC Charles Taylor prize for literary non-fiction. A winner will be announced March 10, 2014.

The other finalists are:

Thomas King (Guelph, Ontario) The Inconvenient Indian: A Curious Account of Native People in North America (Doubleday Canada); J.B. MacKinnon (Vancouver, BC) The Once and Future World: Nature As It Was, As It Is, As It Could Be(Random House Canada); Graeme Smith (Afghanistan) The Dogs Are Eating Them Now: Our War in Afghanistan(Alfred A. Knopf Canada); David Stouck(Vancouver, BC)Arthur Erickson: An Architect’s Life (Douglas & McIntyre). 
Congratulations and good luck to Charlotte!

(hat-tip Canada's History)

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