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Author: Annette Lapointe

Annette Lapointe (she/her) lived in rural Saskatchewan, Quebec City, St John's, Saskatoon, Winnipeg, and South Korea before settling in northern Alberta. She now lives in Treaty 8 territory, on the traditional lands of the Beaver people, and teaches English and creative writing at Northwestern Polytechnic.

Her first novel, STOLEN (Anvil Press, 2006), was nominated for a Giller Prize and was the Winner of two Saskatchewan Book Awards (First Book Award and Saskatoon Book Award). A Finalist for the Books in Canada First Novel Award, as well as being cited as a Globe & Mail Top 5 First Fiction choice, STOLEN also garnered Lapointe a Canadian Authors Association-BookTV Emerging Writer award. She is the author of two other acclaimed novels (WHITETAIL SHOOTING GALLERY (Anvil Press, 2012) - finalist for the McNally Robinson Book of the Year - and . . . AND THIS IS THE CURE (Anvil Press, 2021)), and a collection of short stories, YOU ARE NOT NEEDED NOW (Anvil Press, 2017). SWIM: INTO THE NORTH'S BLUE EYE (Anvil Press, 2017) is her debut poetry collection.

...And This Is the Cure
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...And This Is the Cure

Anvil Press

Fiction. ...AND THIS IS THE CURE follows Allison Winter, public radio pop-culture journalist and former riot grrrrrl as she regains custody of her adolescent daughter, Hanna, following the murder of her ex-husband. She is unprepared to deal with eit...

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Stolen
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Stolen

Anvil Press

Fiction. Finalist, Giller Prize. Winner of 2 Saskatchewan Book Awards (Best First Book; City of Saskatoon Book Award). Finalist, Saskatchewan Book Award (Book of the Year). Winner, Canadian Authors' Association-BookTV Emerging Writer Award. Finalist...

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Stolen
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Stolen

Anvil Press

Fiction. Finalist, Giller Prize. Winner of 2 Saskatchewan Book Awards (Best First Book; City of Saskatoon Book Award). Finalist, Saskatchewan Book Award (Book of the Year). Winner, Canadian Authors' Association-BookTV Emerging Writer Award. Finalist...

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swim: into the north's blue eye

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swim: into the north's blue eye

Anvil Press

Annette Lapointe’s poetry collection SWIM: INTO THE NORTH’S BLUE EYE explores the gothic anxieties and bodily discomforts of constant travel. Some of its journeys are global, but many are more regionally oriented: from one prairie city to another, b...

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Whitetail Shooting Gallery
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Whitetail Shooting Gallery

Anvil Press

Fiction. Finalist, ReLit Award. Finalist, McNally Robinson Book of the Year (Manitoba Book Awards). Finalist, Bisexual Book Award (USA). BC Books for BC Schools selection. Most Anticipated Books of Fall 2012 pick, 49th Shelf. WHITETAIL SHOOTING GALL...

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You Are Not Needed Now
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You Are Not Needed Now

Anvil Press

Fiction. LGBTQIA Studies. 2017 Foreword INDIES Finalist, Short Stories (Adult Fiction). YOU ARE NOT NEEDED NOW is a brilliant new collection of stories from Annette Lapointe, author of the Giller-nominated novel STOLEN. Often set within the small to...

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