Drum Roll Please
On April 16, 2024

The shortlists for the 2024 and have just been announced鈥攁nd we’re so thrilled to see SIX of our titles standing among this year’s nominees!

If you’re interested in seeing the full list of this year’s nominees, keep your eyes peeled for an update on the .

Wanna stay up-to-date on this year’s lucky winners? The Nova Scotia Book Awards will be held on June 3rd, with the Atlantic Book Awards following shortly after on the 5th, and we’ll be sure to update you once any winners are announced鈥攎ake sure you’re following us on social media so you can be the first to know!

Recipe for a Good Life

by Lesley Crewe

Recipe for a Good Life

Shortlisted for the 2024 APMA Best Atlantic-Published Book Award

What Comes Echoing Back

by Leo McKay Jr.

What comes Echoing Back

Shortlisted for the 2024 Dartmouth Book Award for Fiction

Birth Road

by Michelle Wamboldt

Birth Road

Shortlisted for the 2024 Margaret and John Savage First Book Award, Fiction


by Shelley Thompson


聽Shortlisted for the 2024 Margaret and John Savage First Book Award, Fiction

Mommy Don't: From Mother to Murderer

by Sherri Aikenhead

Mommy Don't

Shortlisted for the 2024 Evelyn Richardson Non-Fiction Award

Gutsy: Living my Best Life with Crohn's Disease and Ulcerative Colitis

by Heather Fegan


Shortlisted for the Margaret and John Savage First Book Award, Non-Fiction AND Shortlisted for the George Borden Writing for Change Award