Book Award Winners

Canadian Book Awards

Alberta Reader's Choice Award
Awarded annually for the best fiction or narrative non-fiction book written by an Alberta author

Canada Reads
CBC's annual battle of the books

Governor General's Literary Awards
Canada's national literary awards representing the diversity of Canadian literature

Griffin Poetry Prize
Granted for a first edition single collection of poetry written in, or translated into English, from any country in the world

Scotiabank Giller Prize
Award recognizing excellence in Canadian fiction-long format or short stories


International Book Awards

Man Booker Prize
Recognizes an English-language novel of excellence

International IMPAC Dublin Literary Award
Recognizes an English-language novel of high literary merit as nominated by libraries around the world

National Book Critics Circle Award
Recognizes literary excellence in an American book of Nonfiction

Pulitzer Prize
Recognizing the best work of fiction and non-fiction by an American writer