Angie Abdou

Angie Abdou
Angie Abdou is a Canadian author whose publication record includes the novels  The Bone Cage  (a CBC Canada Reads finalist in 2011 defended by NHL star Georges Laraque) and, most recently,  Between  (2014, Arsenal Press). The latter, released in the fall, has been reviewed extremely favourably by critics in  The Globe and Mail, National Post, Winnipeg Review,  and  Vancouver Sun , as well as by the book industry’s publication  The Quill and Quire . It launched in the US this April, and New York’s  Library Journal  listed it as a Top 13 Indie Pick for Spring 2015. Angie won the 2012  MacEwan Book of the Year , and in doing so joined a prestigious group of authors, including Margaret Atwood and Yann Martel, as recipients of this prize.  Between  was named a “Best of 2014″ book by  PRISM Magazine 49th Shelf , and  The Vancouver Sun . Angie is an Assistant Professor of Creative Writing at Athabasca University.

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