Toronto Book Awards Ceremony
The Toronto Book Awards ceremony will take place on October 11 at the Bluma & Bram Appel Salon at Toronto Reference Library, hosted by Matt Galloway. The event begins at 7 pm and everyone is invited to attend. The highlight of the evening will be the presentation of this year's Toronto Book Award.
Over the past several weeks Book Buzz bloggers have reviewed each of the nominated titles.
Copernicus Avenue by Andrew J. Borkowski
A collection of linked short stories set in a mainly Polish area of Toronto.
Paramita, Little Black by Suzanne Robertson
The complexity of modern life is explored in this poetry collection.
Six Metres of Pavement by Farzana Doctor
Three Torontonians are drawn together by their loneliness in this novel of second chances.
Writing Gordon Lightfoot: the Man, the Music and the World in 1972 by Dave Bidini
An inspiring look at Gordon Lightfoot at the height of his career, and at the political and social changes that were changing Canada in 1972.
Writing the Revolution by Michele Landsberg
Journalist Landsberg's collection of her favourite and most relevant columns from her tenure at the Toronto Star.