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#GillerWinner Twitter chat: Thursday, November 12, 2015

So, how does it feel to be the 2015 Scotiabank Giller Prize winner, André? How do you feel about how Fifteen Dogs has captured readers’ imaginations? Are you taking a break to celebrate or are you forging ahead right away with your next book? If you can fit it into a tweet, we welcome you [...]

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André Alexis Wins the 2015 Scotiabank Giller Prize

November 10, 2015 (Toronto, Ontario) – André Alexis has been named the winner of the $100,000 Scotiabank Giller Prize for Fifteen Dogs, published by Coach House Books. The announcement was made at a black-tie dinner and award ceremony hosted by Rick Mercer, attended by nearly 500 members of the publishing, media and arts communities. CBC [...]

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The Scotiabank Giller Prize presents its 2015 shortlist

Toronto, ON – (October 5, 2015) – Today, at the Art Gallery of Ontario in Toronto, more than 100 media and members of the publishing industry gathered as the 2015 Scotiabank Giller Prize shortlist was unveiled.* CBC Television’s Rick Mercer hosted the special event. Jury members John Boyne, Alison Pick, Cecil Foster and Alexander MacLeod [...]

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Announcing our 2015 Crazy for CanLit winners

Congratulations to our 2015 #CrazyforCanLit winners, and many thanks to everyone who took time to build book lists celebrating the 2015 CanLit publishing season. The following entrants win one of the books longlisted for the 2015 Scotiabank Giller Prize: Heather Drake CrazyForCanLit … the Eyes have it Karen Ma (@karenfma) 2015 Crazy for CanLit! Shannon [...]

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The Scotiabank Giller Prize Presents Its 2015 Longlist

September 9, 2015 (Montreal, QC) – The Scotiabank Giller Prize today announced its longlist for this year’s award at founder Jack Rabinovitch’s alma mater, McGill University, in Moyse Hall Theatre. Scotiabank Giller Prize 2014 winner, Sean Michaels, presented the longlist of authors and read an excerpt from each nominated work. The twelve titles were chosen [...]

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#GillerWinner Twitter chat: Wednesday, November 12, 2014

So, how does it feel to be the 2014 Scotiabank Giller Prize winner, Sean? What do you predict for future theremin sales on the heels of this success? What’s next for you as a writer and novelist? If you can fit it into a tweet, we welcome you to share your congratulations and questions with [...]

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