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Mark Zuehlke’s Breakout from Juno shortlisted for the Victoria Book Prize

Mark Zuehlke’s Breakout from Juno shortlisted for the Victoria Book Prize

September 2012

Douglas & McIntyre is delighted to announce that Mark Zuehlke’s Breakout from Juno: First Canadian Army and the Normandy Campaign, July 4 - August 21, 1944 has been selected as a finalist for the City of Victoria Butler Book Prize for adult literature.

Two independent juries comprised of representatives from the literary arts community reviewed the entries for literary merit. The winner will be announced at the awards gala to be held at the Union Club of Victoria on October 10th, 2012 and will be awarded $5000.

The competing titles in the adult literature category are Esi Edugyan’s Half-Blood Blues (Thomas Allen Publishers), William Deverell’s I’ll See You in My Dreams (McClelland & Stewart), Madeline Sonik’s Afflictions and Departures (Anvil Press), and Rachel Fisher, Heather Stretch & Robin Tunnicliffe’s All the Dirt: Reflections on Organic Gardening (TouchWood Editions).

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