news | Wednesday March 23, 2016

An honourable mention for Rom Com in the Alcuin Awards!

Rom Com is one of the 43 best-looking books of 2015 in Canada!

On Saturday, March 19, the Alcuin Society announced the winners of its 34th annual competition, The Alcuin Society Awards for Excellence in Book Design in Canada. This year’s judges, Teresa Bubela, Denise Lapointe, and Paul Roelofs, selected 43 winning titles from 230 entries, from 9 provinces and 99 publishers. See the list of winners here.

We are pleased to announce that Rom Com, a collection of poetry co-authored by Dina Del Bucchia and Daniel Zomparelli, was given an honourable mention in the Poetry category! We congratulate designers Les Smith and Chloë Filson, as well as illustrators Alan Hindle and Alana Green.

Awards will be presented this fall in both Toronto and Vancouver.

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