Giller shortlist winners announced
By Patricia Brotzel and Erin Eaton
The Giller Prize shortlist winners were announced this morning at a conference at the Ritz-Carlton Hotel.
Each finalist of the competition for best Canadian novel or short story collection published in English received a $5,000 prize, and could potentially win the $50,000 grand prize.
The finalists are:
Will Ferguson for 419
Alix Ohlin for Inside
Nancy Richler for The Imposter Bride
Kim Thúy for Ru
Russell Wangersky for Whirl Away
The winner of the Giller Prize will be announced October 30.