2016 winner

 

Juby

Susan Juby: Republic of Dirt

Susan Juby takes home the 2016 Leacock Medal for humour writing for her novel Republic of Dirt. The medal and the accompanying $15,000 prize were awarded tonight at our gala dinner at Geneva Park Conference Centre near Orillia, Ontario. The dinner celebrated all three shortlisted authors. Our hats off to Terry Fallis for Poles Apart and Sarah Mian for When the Saints, and our warmest congratulations to Susan!