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Another Nomination for Rawi Hage: the GG Shortlist!

The shortlist for the 2008 Governor General's Literary Awards is out, and Rawi Hage now has a trio of nominations for his second novel,


This is the same number he received for his first novel, De Niro's Game.  The book has also been nominated for the Scotiabank Giller Prize and the Rogers Writers' Trust Fiction Prize.  The winner will be announced on November 18th. The other nominees for the fiction award are:

  Atmospheric Disturbances / by Rivka Galchen

  The Origin of Species / by Nino Ricci

  The Lost Highway / by David Adams Richards

  The Great Karoo / by Fred Stenson