Photo credit: Ian McCausland

Joan Thomas

Joan Thomas

6:54am

Tuesday, May 28, 2024

Joan Thomas is the author of five novels, most recently Five Wives, which won the Governor General’s Award for Fiction. Her first novel, Reading by Lightning, won the Commonwealth Prize for Best First Book and the Amazon.ca First Novel Award, and was nominated for four other awards. The bestseller Curiosity was named a Quill & Quire Book of the Year and was nominated for the Scotiabank Giller Prize. The Opening Sky won the McNally Robinson Prize for Book of the Year and was a finalist for the Governor General’s Award for Fiction. Joan Thomas lives in Winnipeg.

Joan Thomas is the author of five novels, most recently Five Wives, which won the Governor General’s Award for Fiction. Her first novel, Reading by Lightning, won the Commonwealth Prize for Best First Book and the Amazon.ca First Novel Award, and was nominated for four other awards. The bestseller Curiosity was named a Quill & Quire Book of the Year and was nominated for the Scotiabank Giller Prize. The Opening Sky won the McNally Robinson Prize for Book of the Year and was a finalist for the Governor General’s Award for Fiction. Joan Thomas lives in Winnipeg.

Photo credit: Ian McCausland

6:54am

Tuesday, May 28

To top