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Join us for the 30th anniversary of the Saskatchewan Book Awards as we celebrate Saskatchewan writers and publishers!

The 2023 Saskatchewan Book Awards Gala will be held at the Saskatoon Inn, in Saskatoon, SK on Thursday, May 4. The event starts at 7:00 pm, with doors opening at 6:00 pm. This incredible evening will feature prizes, delectable desserts at intermission and, of course, awards!

This year’s shortlist announcement will be made on March 24, 2023 at the Regina Public Library. For more information on that event or to see the shortlist after it is announced, visit the Saskatchewan Book Awards website.

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We are honoured to announce Danny Knight as our Saskatchewan Book Awards Gala emcee!

Danny Knight is an Actor/Comedian/Musician who is Nehiyaw (Cree) from Muskoday First Nation. Past sound design credits include A Christmas Story (Persephone theatre), Saltwater Moon (Rosthern Arts Centre), and the Rez Christmas series (Gordon Tootoosis Nikaniwin Theatre). You can find his band Nightswitch on Spotify as well as his podcast, Real Deadly, co-hosted by Shawn Cuthand.


Tickets to the Saskatchewan Book Awards Gala are available for $75 per person. Ticket sales close on April 21, 2023. Tickets are non-refundable.

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