Chris Benjamin is a journalist, editor, and fiction writer, as well as managing editor for Atlantic Books Today. He is the author of the short story collection, Boy With A Problem, and three previous books: Indian School Road, which was named a Nova Scotia Book of Influence by the province's librarians and publishers; Eco-Innovators, which won the Best Atlantic-Published Book Award and was a finalist for the Richardson Non-Fiction Prize; and Drive-by Saviours, a novel that made the Canada Reads Top Essential Books List. He lives in Halifax with his wife and two children.
2019 Received Canada Council for the Arts Explore and Create Grant 2017 Indian School Road named a Nova Scotia Book of Influence by Nova Scotia Libraries 2013 Dave Greber Freelance Book Award 2012 Best Atlantic Published Book Award Winner 2012 Evelyn Richardson Prize for Non-fiction Finalist 2011 Canada Reads Longlist, Drive-by Saviours 2008 HR Percy Novel Prize
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