University of Alberta Press

Award Winners

Below is a list of titles which have won awards.

 

  • Inhabiting Memory in Canadian Literature / Habiter la mémoire dans la littérature canadienne

    Benjamin Authers, Maïté Snauwaert and Daniel Laforest

    Gabrielle Roy Prize - Association for Canadian and Quebec Literatures - Runner-up
    Canada
    2018

  • The Dragon Run

    Tony Robinson-Smith

    WFNB Nonfiction Prize - Short-listed
    Canada
    2018

    INDIEFAB Book of the Year Awards (Adventure & Recreation) - Short-listed
    United States
    2018

  • Remembering Air India

    Chandrima Chakraborty, Amber Dean and Angela Failler

    AUP Book, Jacket & Journal Show, Book – Scholarly Typographic - Winner
    United States
    2018

    Alcuin Society Awards for Excellence in Book Design in Canada (Second, Prose Nonfiction)
    Canada
    2018

  • Annie Muktuk and Other Stories

    Norma Dunning

    INDIEFAB Book of the Year Awards (Short Stories) - Winner
    United States
    2018

    Robert Kroetsch City of Edmonton Book Prize - Short-listed
    Canada
    2018

    Howard O’Hagan Award for Short Story | Writers' Guild of Alberta for "Elipsee" - Winner
    Canada
    2018

    2017 Danuta Gleed Literary Award - Winner
    Canada
    2018

  • Mounties on the Cover

    Award of Excellence | University & College Designers Association - Winner
    United States
    2017

  • Tar Wars

    Geo Takach

    AAUP Book, Jacket & Journal Show, Book – Scholarly Typographic - Winner
    United States
    2018

  • Believing is not the same as Being Saved

    Lisa Martin

    Stephan G. Stephansson Award for Poetry | Writers' Guild of Alberta - Short-listed
    Canada
    2018

    Robert Kroetsch City of Edmonton Book Prize - Short-listed
    Canada
    2018

  • Nuala

    Kimmy Beach

    Georges Bugnet Award for Fiction | Writers' Guild of Alberta - Short-listed
    Canada
    2018

  • Little Wildheart

    Micheline Maylor

    Pat Lowther Award - Long-listed
    Canada
    2018

    Raymond Souster Award - Long-listed
    Canada
    2018

  • Farm Workers in Western Canada

    Shirley A. McDonald and Bob Barnetson

    INDIEFAB Book of the Year Awards (Political Science) - Short-listed
    United States
    2017

    Alberta Book Publishing Awards, Scholarly and Academic - Short-listed
    Canada
    2017

  • Crow Never Dies

    Larry Frolick

    INDIEFAB Book of the Year Awards (Adventure & Recreation) - Short-listed
    United States
    2017

  • Rising Abruptly

    Gisèle Villeneuve

    Alberta Readers' Choice Award - Long-listed
    Canada
    2017

    Georges Bugnet Award for Fiction - Winner
    Canada
    2017

    Banff Mountain Book Competition - Mountain Fiction & Poetry - Winner
    Canada
    2017

    Alberta Book Publishing Awards, Trade Fiction - Winner
    Canada
    2017

  • Ten Canadian Writers in Context

    Marie Carrière, Curtis Gillespie and Jason Purcell

    Independent Publisher Awards, Anthology - Runner-up
    United States
    2017

  • One Child Reading

    Margaret Mackey

    Ewart-Daveluy Indexing Award, Indexing Society of Canada - Winner
    Canada
    2017

    Alberta Book Publishing Awards, Scholarly and Academic - Winner
    Canada
    2017

  • Sleeping in Tall Grass

    Richard Therrien

    Dorothy Livesay Poetry Prize (BC Book Prizes) - Short-listed
    Canada
    2017

    Alberta Book Awards, Robert Kroetsch Award for Poetry - Short-listed
    Canada
    2017

  • 100 Days

    Juliane Okot Bitek

    AAUP Book, Jacket & Journal Show, Book – Poetry and Literature - Winner
    United States
    2017

    AAUP Book, Jacket & Journal Show, Book – Jackets & Covers - Winner
    United States
    2017

    Pat Lowther Award (The League of Canadian Poets) - Short-listed
    Canada
    2017

    INDIEFAB Book of the Year Awards (Poetry) - Winner
    United States
    2017

    Dorothy Livesay Poetry Prize (BC Book Prizes) - Short-listed
    Canada
    2017

    Canadian Authors Award for Poetry (Canadian Authors Association) - Short-listed
    Canada
    2017

    Alberta Book Awards, Robert Kroetsch Award for Poetry - Short-listed
    Canada
    2017

    Glenna Luschei Prize for African Poetry - Winner
    United States
    2017

  • Weaving a Malawi Sunrise

    Roberta Laurie

    INDIEFAB Book of the Year Awards / Foreword Reviews - Winner
    United States
    2016

  • The Little Third Reich on Lake Superior

    Ernest Robert Zimmermann, Michel S. Beaulieu and David K. Ratz

    Tom Fairley Award / Editors' Association of Canada (Editors Canada) - Winner
    Canada
    2016

    Lois Hole Award for Editorial Excellence, Alberta Book Awards, Book Publishers Association of Alberta - Short-listed
    Canada
    2016

    Floyd S. Chalmers Award - Commended
    Canada
    2016

    M. Elizabeth Arthur Award - Winner
    Canada
    2018

  • Standard candles

    Alice Major

    League of Canadian Poets / Raymond Souster Award - Short-listed
    Canada
    2016

    Stephan G. Stephansson Award for Poetry – Alberta Literary Awards - Short-listed
    Canada
    2016

    Robert Kroetsch Award for Poetry, Alberta Book Awards, Book Publishers Association of Alberta - Winner
    Canada
    2016

  • Magazines, Travel, and Middlebrow Culture

    Faye Hammill and Michelle Smith

    Scholarly and Academic Book Award, Alberta Book Awards, Book Publishers Association of Alberta - Short-listed
    Canada
    2016