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Award Winners

Hilary Mantel Claims Another Award

Bring up the Bodies Book CoverThe accolades continue to pour in for Bring Up the Bodies by Hilary Mantel, as it was announced yesterday that the book was named 2012 Costa Book of the Year.

Golden Globe Winners

book cover les miserablesDid you check out the Golden Globes this year?  Many of the winners were for films or programs based on books.

419 Wins the Giller Prize

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In a Gala event hosted in Toronto last night, Calgary authour Will Ferguson took home the Scotiabank Giller Prize for his literary thriller, 419.

The book, which

Scotiabank Giller Prize Announces Shortlist

Book CoverThe finalists are in! Who is your choice for the Giller Prize?

Scotiabank Giller Prize Announces Longlist

Book Cover For those looking for that great Canadian novel, The Scotiabank Giller Prize announced their longlist of contenders on Tuesday, September 04, 2012.

Governor General's Literary Award Winners Announced

The Canada Council for the Arts has announced the winners of the 2010 Governor General’s Literary Awards.

The English language winners are:

How to find that next good book, or what do I read next!

One of the most frustrating things for me is not having a book to read. I don’t want just any book, but a good book! So, how do I find my next good book?