Radium Girl by Sofi Papamarko Selected as the 2021 GOLD Winner for Short Stories in the Foreword Indies Awards!

The annual Foreword Reviews Book Awards recognize the best books published in 2021 from small, independent, and university presses, including university and author publishers. For this year’s competition, over 2,700 entries were submitted in 55 categories, with Foreword’s editors choosing approximately 10 finalists per genre. Those finalists were then delivered to individual librarians and booksellers tasked with picking the Gold, Silver, Bronze, and Honorable Mention winners.

RADIUM GIRL by Sofi Papamarko (Wolsak and Wynn Publishers) has been selected as the 2021 GOLD Winner for Short Stories in the Foreword Indies Awards. Sofi Papamarko is a former regular columnist for The Toronto Star, Sun Media Newspapers and Metro Canada. She’s also written for The Globe & Mail, Chatelaine, Flare, CBC, Reader’s Digest, Salon, Exclaim! and many other publications, both living and dead. Her short stories have appeared in Taddle Creek, Maisonneuve, Room and The Toronto Star. She lives in Toronto with her partner and his son.

Sofi is represented by Samantha Haywood. 

To see the full list of winners, please visit: https://www.forewordreviews.com/awards/winners/2021/