Andreas Schroeder's ROBBERS, a Y/A collection of true stories about 8 of the world's most notorious (and ingenious) thieves, has been nominated for the 2014 Ontario Library Association's "Silver Birch Award" in the Nonfiction category. The winner will be announced in Toronto in May, 2014.
Priscila Uppal is a fiction writer and poet, who was born in Ottawa and currently lives in Toronto. She has published a novel, six books of poetry, and selected poems and short stories in national and international magazines. Her second novel is forthcoming from Doubleday Canada.
She has been recently shortlisted for the 2007 Griffin Poetry Prize.