Friday, December 9

2007 Governor General’s Literary Award – Non-fiction Winner and Nominees

2007 Governor General’s Literary Award – Non-fiction Winner

I’ve Got a Home in Glory Land: A Lost Tale of the Underground Railroad

I’ve Got a Home in Glory Land: A Lost Tale of the Underground Railroad

Karolyn Smardz Frost

Traces the story of former slaves Thornton and Lucie Blackburn, who launched a daring escape from their slave masters in 1831 and became the subjects of a legal dispute between Canada and the United States regarding the Underground Railroad….

2007 Governor General’s Literary Award – Non-fiction Shortlist

28: Stories of AIDS in Africa
28: Stories of AIDS in Africa
Stephanie Nolen
Citizen of the World: The Life of Pierre Elliott Trudeau, Volume One: 1919-1968
Citizen of the World: The Life of Pierre Elliott Trudeau, Volume One: 1919-1968
John English
Enter the Babylon System: Unpacking Gun Culture from Samuel Colt to 50 Cent
Enter the Babylon System: Unpacking Gun Culture from Samuel Colt to 50 Cent
Rodrigo Bascuñán and Christian Pearce
Silence of the Songbirds:How We Are Losing the World’s Songbirds and What We Can Do to Save Them
Silence of the Songbirds:How We Are Losing the World’s Songbirds and What We Can Do to Save Them
Bridget Stutchbury

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