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Escape Hatch longlisted for WANL 2019 Newfoundland and Labrador Book Awards

30 Oct
2019

Congratulations!

Escape Hatch by Gerhard P. Bassler has been longlisted for the Writers Alliance of Newfoundland and Labrador (WANL) - 2019 Newfoundland and Labrador Books Awards - Nonfiction Prize.

The shortlist of three books will be announced on Monday, November 4, 2019, along with the shortlisted titles for this year’s E.J. Pratt Poetry Award.

The winning authors of the Non-Fiction and E.J. Pratt Poetry awards will be announced on Tuesday, December 10 at 7 p.m. in St. John's City Hall's Foran Room. Each winner will receive a cash prize of $1,000.00, with the remaining finalists to receive $500.00 each.

The Newfoundland and Labrador Book Awards are held annually by Writers’ Alliance NL (WANL) to recognize excellence in writing by authors resident in Newfoundland and Labrador.


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Flanker Press is a bright spark in the Newfoundland and Labrador publishing scene. As the province’s most active publisher of trade books, the company now averages twenty new titles per year, with a heavy emphasis on regional non-fiction and historical fiction.

The mission of Flanker Press is to provide a quality publishing service to the local and regional writing community and to actively promote its authors and their books in Canada and abroad.

Now located in Paradise, Flanker Press has grown from a part-time venture in 1994 to a business with eight full-time employees. In the fall of 2004, Flanker Press launched a new imprint, Pennywell Books. This imprint includes literary fiction, short stories, young adult fiction, and children’s books.

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