Gayla
Reid

Awards

2005 Winner

Writers’ Trust Engel/Findley Award

Jury Citation

“In a field of strong women writers, Gayla Reid stands out for her stunningly beautiful language and her ability to depict place — Canada, Australia, Vietnam — as a state of mind, an evocation of a particular character’s relationship to land, people and time.  Her fiction combines the poetry of language and observation with the force of highly-accomplished and compelling narrative.”
— 2005 Marian Engel Award Jury (Elisabeth Harvor, Antanas Sileika, Dianne Warren)

Honours

2007 Juror

Writers’ Trust Engel/Findley Award

2006 Juror

Writers’ Trust Engel/Findley Award