Newfoundland author, Kenneth J. Harvey, has won the 2006 Winterset Award for his novel INSIDE.
The Winterset, administered by the Newfoundland and Labrador Arts Council(NLAC), celebrates excellence in Newfoundland and Labrador writing.
The two other nominees were: Ken Babstock for Airstream Land Yacht and Russell Wangersky for The Hour of Bad Decisions.
Harvey received the $5,000 award at a ceremony on Thursday, March 29th at Government House in St. John’s, Newfoundland. The Lieutenant Governor of Newfoundland and Labrador is Honourary Patron of the Award.
Kenneth J. Harvey and Winterset juror (and Newfoundland novelist) Edward Riche having tea at Government House (where the award was announced) in St. John's on Thursday, March 29th.
2006 Winterset Award reception.