Canadian Authors Award for Fiction

Miriam Toews


(Toronto, ON), for All My Puny Sorrows (Penguin Random House Canada). Miriam talks about the family experiences that lead to All My Puny Sorrows in an article published by The Star here.


Canadian Authors Award for Poetry

Tim Bowling


(Edmonton, AB), for Circa Nineteen Hundred and Grief (Gaspereau Press). Read an article written by Arc Poetry Magazine on this book here.


The Lela Common Award for Canadian History

Robert Wright


(Toronto, ON), for The Night Canada Stood Still (HarperCollins Canada). Read a review written by The Star here.


Canadian Authors Emerging Writer Award

Kim Fu


(Seattle, WA), for Today I Am a Boy (HarperCollins Canada). Read the article written by The Globe and Mail here.