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Giller Prize for Fiction

The Giller Prize was established in 1994 by Toronto businessman Jack Rabinovitch in honour of his late wife, literary journalist Doris Giller. The prize is awarded annually to the author of the best Canadian novel or short story collection published in English.

Official website
http://www.scotiabankgillerprize.ca/

Past Winners
Media Cover for Fifteen Dogs

2015

Fifteen Dogs
Andre Alexis
Media Cover for Us Conductors

2014

Us Conductors
Sean Michaels
Media Cover for Hellgoing

2013

Hellgoing
Lynn Coady
Media Cover for 419

2012

419
Will Ferguson
Media Cover for Half-Blood Blues

2011

Half-Blood Blues
Esi Edugyan
Media Cover for The sentimentalists

2010

The sentimentalists
Johanna Skibsrud
Media Cover for The bishop

2009

The bishop's man
Linden MacIntyre
Media Cover for Through Black Spruce

2008

Through Black Spruce
Joseph Boyden
Media Cover for Late Nights On Air

2007

Late Nights On Air
Elizabeth Hay
Media Cover for Bloodletting and Miraculous Cures

2006

Bloodletting and Miraculous Cures
Vincent Lam
Media Cover for The Time In Between

2005

The Time In Between
David Bergen
Media Cover for Runaway

2004

Runaway
Alice Munro
Media Cover for The In-Between World of Vikram Lall

2003

The In-Between World of Vikram Lall
M.G. Vassanji