Hilary Weston Writers' Trust Prize for Nonfiction

Utdelare: Writers' Trust of Canada

Andra namn: Hilary Weston Writers' Trust Prize for Nonfiction Shortlist (engelska)
134 verk / 135 objekt 20,418 böcker 685 recensioner ½ 4.0
The prize is awarded for literary excellence in the category of nonfiction, which includes, among other forms, works of personal or journalistic essays; memoirs; commentary; and criticism, both visa mer social and political; history; and biography. Finalist works will demonstrate a distinctive voice, and a persuasive and compelling command of tone, narrative, style, and technique. As of 2011, the winner of the prize recieves $60,000 and finalists each recieve $5000, making it the largest annual literary award for a book of nonfiction published in Canada. visa färre
Stadier:
Alla, Winner (27), Shortlist (108)
År:
Alla, 2023 (6), 2022 (5), 2021 (5), 2020 (5), 2019 (5), 2018 (5), 2017 (5), 2016 (5), 2015 (5), 2014 (5), 2013 (5), 2012 (5), 2011 (5), 2010 (5), 2009 (5), 2008 (5), 2007 (5), 2006 (5), 2005 (4), 2004 (5), 2003 (5), 2002 (5), 2001 (5), 2000 (5), 1999 (5), 1998 (5), 1997 (5)

Winner 27

VerkÅr
Ordinary Notes av Christina Sharpe2023
The Invisible Siege: The Rise of Coronaviruses and the Search for a Cure av Dan Werb2022
Permanent Astonishment: A Memoir av Tomson Highway2021
Two Trees Make a Forest: In Search of My Family's Past Among Taiwan's Mountains and Coasts av Jessica J. Lee2020
Older Sister. Not Necessarily Related.: A Memoir av Jenny Heijun Wills2019
All Things Consoled: A daughter's memoir av Elizabeth Hay2018
Life on the Ground Floor av James Maskalyk2017
A Disappearance in Damascus: Friendship and Survival in the Shadow of War av Deborah Campbell2016
Stalin's Daughter: The Extraordinary and Tumultuous Life of Svetlana Alliluyeva av Rosemary Sullivan2015
Det här förändrar allt : kapitalismen kontra klimatet av Naomi Klein2014
The Dogs Are Eating Them Now: Our War in Afghanistan av Graeme Smith2013
A Geography of Blood: Unearthing Memory from a Prairie Landscape av Candace Savage2012
Mordecai: The Life & Times av Charles Foran2011
What Disturbs Our Blood: A Son's Quest to Redeem the Past av James Fitzgerald2010
Trauma Farm: A Rebel History of Rural Life av Brian Brett2009
Bottomfeeder: How to Eat Ethically in a World of Vanishing Seafood av Taras Grescoe2008
Kasztner's Train: The True Story of an Unknown Hero of the Holocaust av Anna Porter2007
The Book of Revenge av Dragan Todorovic2006
The Golden Spruce: A True Story of Myth, Madness, and Greed av John Vaillant2005
The Second Tree: Stem Cells, Clones, Chimeras, and Quests for Immortality av Elaine Dewar2004
Virtual clearcut, or, the way things are in my hometown av Brian Fawcett2003
Houseboat Chronicles: Notes From a Life in Shield Country av Jake MacDonald2002
Time Lord: The Remarkable Canadian Who Missed His Train and Changed the World av Clark Blaise2001
Long Shadows: Truth, Lies and History av Erna Paris2000
Walking Since Daybreak : A Story of Eastern Europe, World War II, and the Heart of Our Century av Modris Eksteins1999
Stolen Life: The Journey of a Cree Woman av Rudy Wiebe1998
Small mercies: A boy after war av Ernest Hillen1997

Shortlist 108

VerkÅr
My Road from Damascus av Jamal Saeed2023
Ordinary Notes av Christina Sharpe2023
Unbroken: My Fight for Survival, Hope, and Justice for Indigenous Women and Girls av Angela Sterritt2023
Ordinary Wonder Tales av Emily Urquhart2023
Fire Weather: A True Story from a Hotter World av John Vaillant2023
The Petroleum Papers: Inside the Far-Right Conspiracy to Cover Up Climate Change av Geoff Dembicki2022
Nothing Will Be Different: A Memoir av Tara McGowan-Ross2022
The Long Road Home: On Blackness and Belonging av Debra Thompson2022
Making Love with the Land: Essays av Joshua Whitehead2022
NISHGA av Jordan Abel2021
On Foot to Canterbury: A Son's Pilgrimage (Wayfarer) av Ken Haigh2021
Peyakow: Reclaiming Cree Dignity av Darrel J. McLeod2021
Disorientation: Being Black in the World av Ian Williams2021
Through the Garden: A Love Story (with Cats) av Lorna Crozier2020
Reaching Mithymna: Among the Volunteers and Refugees on Lesvos av Steven Heighton2020
Shame On Me av Tessa McWatt2020
The Way Home av David A. Neel2020
A Mind Spread Out on the Ground av Alicia Elliott2019
Hello I Want to Die Please Fix Me: Depression in the First Person av Anna Mehler Paperny2019
All Our Relations: Finding the Path Forward av Tanya Talaga2019
The Art of Leaving: A Memoir av Ayelet Tsabari2019
Antigone Undone: Juliette Binoche, Anne Carson, and the Art of Resistance (The Regina Collection) av Will Aitken2018
Heart Berries: A Memoir av Terese Marie Mailhot2018
In Praise of Blood av Judi Rever2018
The Woo-Woo: How I Survived Ice Hockey, Drug Raids, Demons, and My Crazy Chinese Family av Lindsay Wong2018
Tomboy Survival Guide av Ivan Coyote2017
Birds Art Life: A Year of Observation av Kyo Maclear2017
All We Leave Behind: A Reporter's Journey into the Lives of Others av Carol Off2017
Seven Fallen Feathers: Racism, Death, and Hard Truths in a Northern City av Tanya Talaga2017
Sixty: A Diary of My Sixty-First Year: The Beginning of the End, or the End of the Beginning? av Ian Brown2016
Pumpkinflowers: A Soldier's Story av Matti Friedman2016
Mad Enchantment: Claude Monet and the Painting of the Water Lilies av Ross King2016
Red Star Tattoo: My Life as a Girl Revolutionary av Sonja Larsen2016
Tell It to the World: International Justice and the Secret Campaign to Hide Mass Murder in Kosovo av Eliott Behar2015
Kitten Clone: Inside Alcatel-Lucent (Writers in Residence) av Douglas Coupland2015
Empire of Deception: The Incredible Story of a Master Swindler Who Seduced a City and Captivated the Nation av Dean Jobb2015
Cease: A Memoir of Love, Loss and Desire av Lynette Loeppky2015
Shopping for Votes: How Politicians Choose Us and We Choose Them av Susan Delacourt2014
Happy City: Transforming Our Lives Through Urban Design av Charles Montgomery2014
Extreme Mean: Trolls, Bullies and Predators Online av Paula Todd2014
Boundless: Tracing Land and Dream in a New Northwest Passage av Kathleen Winter2014
The Inconvenient Indian: A Curious Account of Native People in North America av Thomas King2013
The Once and Future World: Nature As It Was, As It Is, As It Could Be av J. B. MacKinnon2013
This Great Escape: The Case of Michael Paryla av Andrew Steinmetz2013
Projection: Encounters with My Runaway Mother av Priscila Uppal2013
Intolerable av Kamal Al-Solaylee2012
Solar Dance: Genius, Forgery and the Crisis of Truth in the Modern Age av Modris Eksteins2012
Straphanger: Saving Our Cities and Ourselves from the Automobile av Taras Grescoe2012
The Measure of a Man: The Story of a Father, a Son, and a Suit av Jj Lee2012
Eating Dirt: Deep Forests, Big Timber, and Life with the Tree-Planting Tribe av Charlotte Gill2011
John A: The Man Who Made Us av Richard J. Gwyn2011
Adventures in Solitude: What Not to Wear to a Nude Potluck and Other Stories from Desolation Sound av Grant Lawrence2011
Why Not?: Fifteen Reasons to Live av Ray Robertson2011
Defiant Spirits: The Modernist Revolution of the Group of Seven av Ross King2010
Tangles: A Story About Alzheimer's, My Mother, and Me av Sarah Leavitt2010
The Ptarmigan's Dilemma: An Exploration into How Life Organizes and Supports Itself av John Theberge2010
The Love Queen of Malabar: Memoir of a Friendship with Kamala Das av Merrily Weisbord2010
The Wayfinders: Why Ancient Wisdom Matters in the Modern World av Wade Davis2009
Grass, Sky, Song: Promise and Peril in the World of Grassland Birds av Trevor Herriot2009
The Dog by the Cradle, the Serpent Beneath: And Other Paradoxes of Human-Animal Relationships av Erika Ritter2009
The Cello Suites: J. S. Bach, Pablo Casals, and the Search for a Baroque Masterpiece av Eric Siblin2009
Under Pressure: Rescuing Our Children from the Culture of Hyper-Parenting av Carl Honoré2008
Concrete Reveries: Consciousness and the City av Mark Kingwell2008
The Gift of Thanks: The Roots and Rituals of Gratitude av Margaret Visser2008
Burning Down the House: Fighting Fires and Losing Myself av Russell Wangersky2008
The Dirt on Clean: An Unsanitized History av Katherine Ashenburg2007
The Lost Coast: Salmon, Memory and the Death of Wild Culture av Tim Bowling2007
Fortune's A River: The Collision of Empires in Northwest America av Barry Gough2007
God's Mercies: Rivalry, Betrayal, and the Dream of Discovery av Douglas Hunter2007
Reluctant Genius: Alexander Graham Bell and the Passion for Invention av Charlotte Gray2006
Ride the Rising Wind av Barbara Kingscote2006
This Is My Country, What's Yours? av Noah Richler2006
Of This Earth: A Mennonite Boyhood in the Boreal Forest av Rudy Wiebe2006
Race Against Time: Searching for Hope in AIDS-Ravaged Africa av Stephen Lewis2005
Dead Man in Paradise av J. B. MacKinnon2005
Under the Bridge: The True Story of the Mureder of Reena Virk av Reena Virk2005
Down to This: Squalor and Splendour in a Big-City Shantytown av Shaughnessy Bishop-Stall2004
Jacob's Wound: A Search for the Spirit of Wildness av Trevor Herriot2004
What the Stones Remember: A Life Rediscovered av Patrick Lane2004
The Shark God: Encounters with Ghosts and Ancestors in the South Pacific av Charles Montgomery2004
Spoken Here: Travels Among Threatened Languages av Mark Abley2003
If This Is Your Land, Where Are Your Stories?: Finding Common Ground av J. Edward Chamberlin2003
The End of Elsewhere: Travels Among the Tourists av Taras Grescoe2003
Sahara: A Natural History av Marq de Villiers2003
The Mourner's Dance: What We Do When People Die av Katherine Ashenburg2002
A Keen Soldier: The Execution of Second World War Private Harold Pringle av Andrew Clark2002
Pain: The Fifth Vital Sign: The Science and Culture of Why We Hurt av Marni Jackson2002
A Promise of Salt av Lorie Miseck2002
As Near to Heaven by Sea : A History of Newfoundland and Labrador av Kevin Major2001
Mumiekongressen : vetenskap, besatthet och evig död av Heather Pringle2001
Jane Austen av Carol Shields2001
The Taste of Metal: A Deserter's Story av Jack Todd2001
Saint Saul: A Skeleton Key to the Historical Jesus av Donald Harman Akenson2000
The Other Side of Eden: Hunters, Farmers, and the Shaping of the World av Hugh Brody2000
Sacré Blues: An Unsentimental Journey Through Quebec av Taras Grescoe2000
Out of Poverty av John Stackhouse2000
A Story as Sharp as a Knife: The Classical Haida Mythtellers and Their World av Robert Bringhurst1999
History of Medicine: A Scandalously Short Introduction av Jacalyn Duffin1999
After Daniel: A Suicide Survivor's Tale av Moira Farr1999
Baltimore's Mansion: A Memoir av Wayne Johnston1999
Isaiah Berlin: A Life av Michael Ignatieff1998
Progeny of ghosts : travels in Russia and the old empire av David Manicom1998
The Follow : A True Story av Linda Spalding1998
The Circus at the Edge of the Earth: Travels with the Great Wallenda Circus av Charles Wilkins1998
Mrs. King : The Life and Times of Isabel MacKenzie King av Charlotte Gray1997
Power in the blood : land, memory, and a southern family av John Bentley Mays1997
Flowers on My Grave: How an Ojibwa Boy's Death Helped Break the Silence on Child Abuse av Ruth Teichroeb1997
Pickford: The Woman Who Made Hollywood av Eileen Whitfield1997

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The prize is awarded for literary excellence in the category of nonfiction, which includes, among other forms, works of personal or journalistic essays; memoirs; commentary; and criticism, both social and political; history; and biography. Finalist works will demonstrate a distinctive voice, and a persuasive and compelling command of tone, narrative, style, and technique. As of 2011, the winner of the prize recieves $60,000 and finalists each recieve $5000, making it the largest annual literary award for a book of nonfiction published in Canada. (English, Medlemsbidrag)
The prize is awarded for literary excellence in the category of nonfiction, which includes, among other forms, works of personal or journalistic essays; memoirs; commentary; and criticism, both social and political; history; and biography. Finalist works will demonstrate a distinctive voice, and a persuasive and compelling command of tone, narrative, style, and technique. (English, Medlemsbidrag)

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