Man Booker Prize nominee
Alison Pick’s memoir Between Gods was published by Doubleday in Canada in August 2014 and is forthcoming in both the US and the UK. It is a national bestseller in Canada, was a Top Book of 2014 at CBC and the Globe and Mail, and was shortlisted for the prestigious BC Award for Canadian Non-Fiction. Her novel Far to Go won the Canadian Jewish Book Award and was nominated for the Man Booker Prize. It was published around the world and optioned for film. Alison Pick was the 2002 Bronwen Wallace Award winner for most promising unpublished writer under thirty-five in Canada. She has published one other novel, The Sweet Edge, and two poetry collections, The Dream World and Question & Answer. She is currently on faculty at the Humber School for Writers and the Banff Centre for the Arts.