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Austin Clarke Wins Toronto Book Award

By michelle-lee The Afro News Ontario Barbados-born, Toronto resident Austin Clarke has won the 2009 Toronto Book Award for his novel “More”. The novel portrays an immigrant Caribbean woman set against the backdrop of gang violence in Toronto. The jury praised Clarke for “painting a vivid and powerful portrait of a Black woman’s four-day journey […]

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