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Giller Prize Longlist

The 2018 Scotiabank Giller Prize long list was announced yesterday. Twelve authors are in the running for the $100,000 prize. The list will be reduced to six finalists to be announced on Oct. 1. 

The long list nominees for the 25th anniversary of the Giller Prize are: 

  • Paige Cooper for her story collection Zolitude, published by A John Metcalf Book, an imprint of Biblioasis.

  • Patrick deWitt for his novel French Exit, published by House of Anansi Press.

  • Eric Dupont for his novel Songs for the Cold of Heart, translated by Peter McCambridge, published by QC Fiction, an imprint of Baraka Books. 

  • Esi Edugyan for her novel Washington Black, published by Patrick Crean Editions, an imprint of HarperCollins Canada.

  • Rawi Hage for his novel Beirut Hellfire Society, published by Knopf Canada.

  • Sheila Heti for her novel Motherhood, published by Knopf Canada.

  • Emma Hooper for her novel Our Homesick Songs, published by Hamish Hamilton Canada.

  • Thea Lim for her novel An Ocean of Minutes, published by Viking Canada.

  • Lisa Moore for her story collection Something for Everyone, published by Astoria, an imprint of House of Anansi.

  • Tanya Tagaq for her novel Split Tooth, published by Viking Canada, which hasn’t officially been released yet but comes out next week.

  • Kim Thúy for her novel Vi, translated by Sheila Fischman, published by Random House Canada.

  • Joshua Whitehead for his novel Jonny Appleseed, published by Arsenal Pulp Press.

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