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Giller 2021 Short List!

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2021-10-06

The Giller 2021  shortlist was announced on October 5 and includes Miriam Toews' new title Fight Night, the third novel she has had nominated for the Giller.  The others were A Complicated Kindness in 2004, andAll My Puny Sorrows in 2014.  

The $100,000 award is an annual fall book event in Canada, celebrating the best in Canadian literature.

The rest of the Giller 2021 nominees are Omar El Akkad for his second novel What Strange Paradise; Angélique Lalonde for Glorious Frazzled Beings; Cheluchi Onyemelukwe-Onuobia for The Son of the House, and JordanTannahill for The Listener.

The winner will be announced  in a televised ceremony on November 8, 2021.

Who do you think the winner should be?  Get reading!

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Here's a range of 2021 Canadian fiction in the running for our biggest prize of the season.