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The Winners for the 2019 Governor General's Literary Award

This images shows some of the book covers from the winners of the 2019 Governor General's Literary Award.

The Governor General's Literary Awards are one of Canada's oldest and most prestigious prizes. 

On October 29, The Canada Council for the Arts announced the winners of the 2019 GG books awards.

The winners include 14 of the best Canadian books in seven categories for both official languages, for readers of all ages.

Here are winner books to explore:


2019 GG English Winnersby Feng_Library

2019 GG French Winnersby Feng_Library