The First Nation Communities Read 2021 Awards Short List for the Young Adult and Adult Category has been announced.
Press Release: Toronto, September 16, 2021 –
*First Nation Communities READ announces the shortlist for the combined Children’s and Young Adult/Adult categories. Chosen by a jury of Indigenous librarians from across Ontario, these titles represent the best of Indigenous literature from Turtle Island today.
*The title selection announcement and award presentation for FNCR 2021-2022 will take place at Toronto’s Virtual Word on the Street Festival on Sunday September 26, 2021.
*The authors of the selected title will be the recipients of the Periodical Marketers of Canada Indigenous Literature Award and will each receive a $5000 cash prize. (Announced by the Ontario Library Service)
Young Adult/Adult Category Shortlist:
Ghost Lake by Nathan Adler.
Genocidal Love: A Life after Residential School by Bevann Fox.
Orange Shirt Day by Phyllis Webstad and Joan Sorley.
Five Little Indians by Michelle Good.
Black Water by David A. Robertson.
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