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April Ford

April Ford is a Montréal queer writer. Her books include 'Carousel' – a novel (Inanna Publications), Winner of the 2020 International Book Awards for LGBTQ Fiction; 'Death Is a Side-Effect' – poems (Frog Hollow Press); and 'The Poor Children' – stories (SFWP). She is the recipient of a 2016 Pushcart Prize for her short story "Project Fumarase."

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Carousel: A Novel. Inanna Publications and Education Inc., 2020
Death Is a Side-Effect: Poems. Frog Hollow Press, 2019
The Poor Children: Stories. SFWP, 2015


Winner, International Book Awards – LGBTQ Fiction for Carousel (a novel), 2020
Winner, Pushcart Prize for "Project Fumarase" (short story), The Pushcart Prize XL: Best of the Small Presses, 2016
Winner, SFWP Literary Awards Program – Fiction for The Poor Children (short atory collection), 2013
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