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Eden Robinson

Photo: Mark Raynes Roberts 2015

Eden Robinson is a Haisla/Heiltsuk author who grew up in Haisla, British Columbia.  Her first book, Traplines, a collection of short stories, won the Winifred Holtby Memorial Prize and was a New York Times Notable Book of the Year in 1998.  Monkey Beach, her first novel, was shortlisted for both The Giller Prize and the Governor General’s Literary Award for fiction in 2000 and won the BC Book Prize’s Ethel Wilson Fiction Prize.  Son of a Trickster was shortlisted for the 2017 Giller Prize.  The sequel, Trickster Drift, will be released Oct 2018.  

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Phone number:
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Publications

Trickster Drift (2 of 3 in the Trickster series). Knopf, Oct 2018
Son of a Trickster (1 of 3 in the Trickster series). Knopf Canada, 2017
The Return of the Trickster (3 of 3 in the Trickster series). Knopf, Forthcoming
Monkey Beach. Vintage Canada, 2000
Blood Sports. McClelland and Stewart, 2006
Traplines. Vintage Canada, 1996
The Sasquatch at Home. University of Alberta Press
Eligible for National Public Readings Program :
Yes

WITS

Northern OAC WITS:
No