Thursday, April 25, 2013

Saskatchewan Writer Wins Leacock Humour Medal

Congrats to Saskatchewan writer Cassie Stocks for winning the 2013 Leacock Memorial Medal for Humour with her first novel, Dance, Gladys, Dance (Newest Press)! The award comes with a $15,000 prize.

Stocks, who's originally from Alberta, now lives in Eston, Saskatchewan. Her novel, Dance, Gladys, Dance, has also been nominated for the First Book Award at the 2013 Saskatchewan Book Awards, to be held this coming Saturday.

Here's her book trailer, from Youtube:



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