We’re celebrating Heather Smith‘s EBB & FLOW (Kids Can Press), which has been named a finalist for the Winterset Award. This annual award recognizes excellence in Newfoundland and Labrador writing. Congrats, Heather!

Written in free verse, EBB & FLOW tells the poignant story of Jett, who is spending the summer with his unconventional grandmother after a year where his father went to jail and he started a new school have him caught in a cycle of poor decisions that culminated in the betrayal of a friend. EBB & FLOW was shortlisted for the Governor General’s Award last fall, and is on the Silver Birch list..

The winner will be announced at Government House in St. John’s on March 28, 2019. Please visit the ArtsNL website for more information: www.nlac.ca/news