Everyone this morning was awaiting the announcement of the Giller Prize longlist, now that it is, are you surprised, do you think they are missing anyone?
Here is the list:
- Year of The Flood – Margaret Atwood
- The Incident Report – Martha Baillie
- The Disappeared – Kim Echlin
- The Heart Specialist – Claire Holden Rothman
- The Colour of Lightening – Paulette Jiles
- The Factory Voice – Jeanette Lynes
- The Golden Mean – Annabel Lyon
- The Bishop’s Man – Linden MacIntyre
- Fall – Colin McAdam
- The Winter Vault – Anne Michaels
- Valmiki’s Daughter – Shani Mootoo
- The Mistress of Nothing – Kate Pullinge
I recently just received The Disappeared, so hopefully, shortly I will be reading it and will post a review before the shortlist and the finalist is announced.
What book on this list are you looking forward to reading, some, all, none ? If you’re not sure then make sure to take a peek at the links I have provided to see if anything tickles your fancy.
For a total listing of what the Giller Prize is and who has been nominated previously, visit their site – Scotiabank Giller Prize