Archive for the ‘Awards’ Category

Cool Breezes Climbing Local Bestseller List

Sunday, March 12th, 2006

Within a month of its release, “Greetings from Cool Breezes” started appearing on Edmonton’s bestseller lists! The book peaked at #2 on the non-fiction bestseller list on February 26 2006.

Please keep checking here for the latest updates as Jeananne’s newest book climbs the bestseller lists locally, provincially and nationally.

Did you know that a Canadian bestseller is defined as a book that has sold 5000 copies?

Help get Jeananne on Canada’s national bestseller list.

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Cool Breezes wins Author Association Award

Monday, July 4th, 2005

The Alberta Branch of the Canadian Authors Association was pleased to announce that Edmonton
lawyer and writer Jeananne Kathol Kirwin was the recipient of the 2005 Exporting Alberta Award
for her book “Greetings from Cool Breezes: A Family‚Äôs Year Aboard. ”

Exporting Alberta is given to an Alberta author to aid in promoting his or her work outside the
province. The award is valued at up to $1,000 and includes:

*paid fare to and from at least one Canadian location with an active Canadian Authors
Association branch

*exposure at any given destination consisting of a launch and reading at a Canadian
Authors Association meeting and/or a launch and signing at a local bookstore or library.

Previous winners of the Exporting Alberta Award include Margaret Macpherson (Nellie McClung:
Voice for the Voiceless), Wayne Arthurson (Final Season) and Shirley Serviss (Reading Between
the Lines).