2019 Scotiabank Giller Prize Longlist Announced
On September 3, 2019 St John's, Newfoundland hosted one of Canadian literature's biggest annual events as the Scotiabank Giller Prize longlist was unveiled. Twelve authors are in contention for the $100,000 prize.
The award celebrates the best in Canadian fiction. Novels and short story collections are eligible for the prize.
Scotiabank Giller Prize Longlist:
Days by Moonlight by André Alexis
Dream Sequence by Adam Foulds
Dual Citizens by Alix Olin
Frying Plantain by Zalika Reid-Benta
Immigrant City by David Bezmozgis
The Innocents by Michael Crummey
Greenwood by Michael Christie
Lampedusa by Steven Price
Late Breaking by K. D. Miller
Reproduction by Ian Williams
Small Game Hunting at the Local Coward Gun Club by Megan Gail Coles
The Testaments by Margaret Atwood
The shortlist will be announced on September 30, 2019 and the winner will be announced at a gala held in Toronto on November 18, 2019.
Edited September 5, 4:50pm to correct links for Immigrant City by David Bezmozgis.