Ashley Little's novel Anatomy of a Girl Gang
has been longlisted for the 2015 Dublin IMPAC Literary Award, the world's most lucrative literary prize.
Ashley joins ten other Canadian writers (including Margaret Atwood, Joseph Boyden, and Eleanor Catton) on this year's list. The winner, to be announced in June 2015, receives a prize of 1000,000 euros ($140,000 Canadian).
Ashley's novel won the Ethel Wilson Fiction Prize at the BC Book Prizes earlier this year, and was shortlisted for the Vancouver Book Award.
For more information, see the CBC Books website here