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Stenson Fred

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Stenson is the author of The Trade, which was nominated for the 2000 Giller Prize and won the inaugural Grant McEwan Writer’s Award, The City of Edmonton Book Prize, and the Writers Guild of Alberta’s Georges Bugnet Novel Award. He was president of the Writers Guild of Alberta in 1996 and has twice served on the council of TWUC. He has written scripts for over 140 produced films and videos, and wrote a regular humour column for Alberta Views Magazine. He was raised on a farm in the Alberta foothills north of Chief Mountain and lives in Cochrane, Alberta.

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Fred’s Books:

Who By Fire

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Doubleday Canada, Fall 2014

2015 Nominee for the Forest of Reading® Evergreen Award™

The Great Karoo

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Doubleday, Canada, September 2008

Governor General’s Literary Awards Finalist 2008

Globe 100 Best Book, 2008

Shortlisted for The Commonwealth Writers’ Prize 2009

Longlisted for the 2010 IMPAC Award