We are pleased to announce our judges have selected the top 10 books entered for the 2015 Leacock Medal for Humour prize:
In alphabetical order:
Aaron Bushkowsky, Curtains For Roy
Alan Doyle, Where I Belong
Terry Fallis, No Relation
Plum Johnson, They Left Us Everything
Bruce McCulloch, Let’s Start a Riot
Zarqa Nawaz, Laughing All The Way to the Mosque
Andrew Peacock, Creatures of the Rock
Allan Stratton, The Resurrection of Mary Mabel McTavish
Chris Westbury, The Bride Stripped Bare by Her Bachelors, Even
Robert Wringham, A Loose Egg
Congratulations to all the authors!
The short list of the top five entries will be announced on April 1. The final winner will be announced at an April 30 luncheon in Orillia, Ontario, and will be awarded $15,000 from the TD Financial Group as well as the prestigious Leacock Medal for Humour. The remaining top four authors will be awarded cash prize of $1,500 at the luncheon.