HONOURS AND AWARDS

Winner, 2020 Basil Stuart-Stubbs Prize. Sponsored by UBC Library and the Pacific BookWorld News Society, this prize recognizes the best scholarly book published by a Canadian author on a BC subject. 

First Prize, 2019 Lieutenant-Governor’s Medal for Historical Writing. The BC Historical Federation’s annual Historical Writing Competition recognizes the authors whose books have made the most significant contributions to the historical literature of British Columbia.

2016 Historical Writing Competition, Third Prize, Finalist for the Lieutenant-Governor’s Medal for Historical Writing.

BC Historical Federation’s annual Historical Writing Competition recognizes the authors whose books have made the most significant contributions to the historical literature of British Columbia.

BC Book Prize 2016 Honour Book, “merits distinction as one of five outstanding works published in BC this year in the opinion of the judges of the BC Book Prizes” in two categories: Bill Duthie Booksellers’ Choice Award and the Roderick Haig-Brown Regional Prize.

 

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BC Book Prize 2014 Honour Book, “merits distinction as one of five outstanding works published in BC this year in the opinion of the judges of the BC Book Prizes” in the category of Bill Duthie Booksellers’ Choice Award.

2013 Historical Writing Competition, Seond Prize, Finalist for the Lieutenant-Governor’s Medal for Historical Writing.

BC Historical Federation’s annual Historical Writing Competition recognizes the authors whose books have made the most significant contributions to the historical literature of British Columbia.

Shortlisted for 2014 City of Victoria Butler Book Prize, created to acknowledge and celebrate Victoria’s extraordinarily accomplished writing community and the readers who support them.

 
© 2020 Michael Layland, Author, Victoria BC