Carrie Snyder's The Juliet Stories is one of five books shortlisted for this year’s Governor General’s Literary Award for Fiction.
The Juliet Stories, released by House of Anansi Press in February, is Snyder's second published work. The Governor General's award is one of Canada's most prestigious prizes.
For more information about Snyder's award: http://www.montrealgazette.com/entertainment /all/Vincent+among+authors+shortlisted+Governor+Generals/7331169/story.html
To read more about Snyder's reaction to the award, check out the October 2nd entry on her blog, Obscure CanLit Mama: http://carrieannesnyder.blogspot.ca/2012/10/on-juliet-stories-being-nominated-for.html