Wednesday, January 9th ● 10:00 a.m. to 10.30 a.m
KING EDWARD HOTEL
Consort Bar, Main Floor, 37 King St. East, Toronto
TORONTO, Jan. 9, 2013 /CNW/ - The Charles Taylor Prize for Literary Non-Fiction (CTP) presented by RBC Wealth Management announces its Shortlist for 2013 on January 9th. This prestigious book award recognizes excellence in Canadian non-fiction writing and emphasizes the development of the careers of the authors it celebrates.
Who will be there:
Host: Noreen Taylor, Founder and Chair, The Charles Taylor Prize Foundation
2013 Jurors: Suzanne Boyce, Richard Gwyn, and Joseph Kertes
Vijay Parmar, Vice President, RBC Wealth Management
Dr. David Staines, Prize Trustee
Canadian publishers & book editors available for comment
Announcing the authors and titles that have been shortlisted for the 12th awarding of The Charles Taylor Prize -- Canada's most prestigious non-fiction award. Brief, newsworthy and colourful event - 20 minutes max!
The trustees of the Charles Taylor Foundation gratefully acknowledge the support of their media sponsors for the 2013 prize: Canada Newswire (CNW) Group, CBC Books and CBC Radio One, The Globe and Mail (exclusive newspaper sponsor), The Huffington Post Canada, Maclean's magazine, and Quill & Quire magazine; and its in-kind sponsors: Authors at Harbourfront Centre, Ben McNally Books, Event Source, Indigo Books and Music, The King Edward Hotel, and Kobo Inc.
SOURCE: Charles Taylor Prize
For further information:
Stephen Weir: cell: 416-801-3101 [email protected]