Deadline for Submission: All manuscripts must be submitted by publishers to the Ghana Book Trust office on or before 5pm on 30th June 2015. Please send one soft (electronic) copy...
Ottawa, Canada, September 7, 2017 – In celebration of International Literacy Day, CODE is delighted to announce its Burt Award for African Young Adult Literature shortlist. This first regional competition is dubbed the All-Stars edition because all of the first prize winners of CODE’s Burt Award in Ethiopia,
Ghana, Kenya, and Tanzania since 2009 are being considered for this grand prize.
The All-Stars shortlist is comprised of:
- Face Under the Sea by William E. Mkufya published by Mangrove Publishers (Tanzania)
- Aiming for the Summit (sequel to Living in the Shade) by Nahida Esmail published by Mkuki na Nyota (Tanzania)
- The Step-Monster by Ruby Yayra Goka published by Digibooks Ghana Ltd. (Ghana)
- The Twelfth Heart by Elizabeth-Irene Baitie published by Kwadwoan Publishing (Ghana)
- Waiting for the Sun by Elshadai Tesfaye published by CODE-Ethiopia (Ethiopia)
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