The Giller Prize 2018 shortlistTuesday, Oct 02, 2018 at 4:47pm
The finalists for this year's Giller Prize, which recognizes excellence in Canadian fiction, have been announced:
- Songs for the Cold of Heart by Eric Dupont
- Washington Black by Esi Edugyan
- French Exit by Patrick deWitt
- Motherhood by Sheila Heti
- An Ocean of Minutes by Thea Lim
An excellent selection of contenders, indeed, and we extend congratulations to each. We'll find out which one of them is the winner on November 19th, 2018.
If you are in Winnipeg, we hope you'll join us to celebrate the winner on November 19th at the Giller Light Bash. Listen to local advocates from the community present each Giller shortlist nominated book, dine on a delicious meal from Prairie Ink Restaurant, and watch the proceedings on television from Toronto. Tickets are available now at the bookstore and online, with all proceeds going to benefit Frontier College. For more information on that event, please visit this page.
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