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12 books longlisted for 2023 Scotiabank Giller Prize

Twelve books have been longlisted for the 30th annual Scotiabank Giller Prize.

The longlisted books were chosen by 145 books submitted by publishers across Canada – a record number of submissions. Canadian novels and short-fiction collections published between October 1, 2022 and September 30, 2023 were eligible for this year’s prize.

In an event in St. Johns, last year’s winner Suzette Mayr announced the dozen titles on this year’s longlist:

Selections for this year’s award were made by a jury comprised of chair and Canadian author Ian Williams, Canadian authors Sharon Bala and Brian Thomas Isaac, American author Rebecca Makkai, and British-Indian author Neel Mukherjee.

The shortlist for this year’s prize will be announced on October 11 in Toronto.


September 6th, 2023

10:27 am

Category: Awards, Industry News

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