The Pain Eater Nominated for 3 Saskatchewan Book Awards!
The Pain Eater by Beth Goobie has been shortlisted for the Fiction Award, the Regina Public Library Book of the Year Award, and the Young Adult Literature Award for the 2017 Saskatchewan Book Awards! The winners will be revealed at the 24th Awards Ceremony on April 29, 2017.
Learn more about the Saskatchewan Book Awards and see the list of all nominees here.
Update (May 2, 2017): The Pain Eater wins the Saskatchewan Book Award for Young Adult Literature! Congratulations Beth!
Beth Goobie grew up in Guelph, Ontario, where the appearance of a normal childhood hid many secrets. Beth moved to Winnipeg to attend university, became a youth residential treatment worker, and studied creative writing at the University of Alberta. She is the award-winning author of 23 novels, mainly for young adults, including The Lottery and the CLA award-winning Before Wings. Also a published poet, Beth makes her home in Saskatoon.