The Middle Sister – Nominated for 2007 IPAC Literary Award

Bonnie J. Glover“The Middle Sister” by Bonnie J. Glover nominated for the 2007 International IMPAC Dublin Literary AwardIMPAC DublinAward

The International IMPAC Dublin Literary Award is the largest and most international prize of its kind.  It involves libraries from all corners of the globe, and is open to books written in any language.  

Nominated by Jafet Library – American University of Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon
Publisher of Nominated Edition:
  One World / Ballantine ISBN 0345480902

Q: Who can nominate books for the Award?

A: The nomination process for the Award is unique as nominations are made by libraries in capital and major cities throughout the world. Participating libraries can nominate up to three novels each year for the Award.

Q: Are the nominations based on popularity of titles issued by public libraries?

A: Titles are nominated on the basis of ‘high literary merit’ as determined by the nominating library.Middle Sister

This is a significant accomplishment for a writer’s first novel.  Ms. Glover (FAMU Alumni) has a two book deal with Random House.  The next novel is due out in late 2007 or 2008.

More on the book and author can be found at:


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