Exclusively For Alberta CAA Members and Contractors

Exporting Alberta Award

The annual Exporting Alberta Award is a $1000 prize given to a CAA Alberta Branch member/current contractor who has the best overall book published in 2013 (original publication year only, reprints in any format are not eligible). The prize money is to assist with out-of-province book promotion.Books in all genres and formats, including self-published books, are eligible.

Applicants must be CAA Alberta Branch members/current contractors. Authors can join the CAA Alberta Branch to compete for this prize. The winner will be announced on Friday, May 30, 2014 at the CAA Alberta Branch Award Presentation and Gala.


The Deadline For Submissions Was March 15, 2014. This competition is now closed.

The Entrants for the 2013 Exporting Alberta Award include:

Graffiti Knight

Karen Bass

How the Light is Spent

Gail Sidonie Sobat

Caravaggio’s Dagger

Hendrik Slegtenhorst

Toby Says Be a Buddy not a Bully

Charmaine Hammond

Lucky’s Tree

Shukrije Pllana

Trauma to Tango

Aydan Dunnigan

Just Shut Up and Drive

Chynna Laird


Leanne Myggland-Carter

Man Proposes, God Disposes

Pierre Maturié, translated by Vivien Bosley

Reel Time: Movie Exhibitors and Movie Audiences in Prairie Canada,                   1896 – 1986

Robert M. Seiler and Tamara P. Seiler




Current WINNER

Western Taxidermy by Barb Howard

Previous Winners
1995 - 2011
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