Riel Nason

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New Brunswick
Riel Nason’s debut novel, The Town That Drowned, won the 2012 Commonwealth Book Prize, the Margaret and John Savage First Book Award, and was longlisted for the 2013 International IMPAC Dublin Literary Award. Her short fiction has appeared in The Malahat Review, Grain, The Dalhousie Review and Room. Nason has worked as a professional antique dealer and for more than a decade wrote a column on collectibles for New Brunswick's Telegraph-Journal. Her second novel is All the Things We Leave Behind, a story of absence and adolescence.
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