The Stone Frigate Wins the Ontario Historical Society Alison Prentice Award

The Stone Frigate Wins the Ontario Historical Society Alison Prentice Award

Posted on December 9 by Maria in Awards, News, Non-fiction
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Dundurn Press is thrilled to congratulate author Kate Armstrong whose 2019 book The Stone Frigate is the winner of the 2020 Ontario Historical Society Alison Prentice Award!


The Stone Frigate:The Royal Military College's First Female Cadet Speaks Out is the harrowing account of an ordinary, young woman admitted as the first female Cadet at the Royal Military College of Canada, as she struggled for survival in the ultimate boys’ club. The Stone Frigate was also a finalist for the 2020 Kobo Emerging Writer Prize in Nonfiction. 


The Ontario Historical Society Alison Prentice Award honours the best book on women’s history in Ontario published in the past three years. Learn more about the Ontario Historical Society and their awards program here