The 2019 Scotiabank Giller Prize jury announced its shortlist on Monday, September 1st, 2019.
The Scotiabank Giller Prize, founded in 1994, highlights the very best in Canadian fiction year after year. The prize is awarded aannually to the author of the best Canadian novel or short story collection published in English. The 6 titles were chosen from a field of 117 books submitted by publishers all across Canada.
The 2019 Scotiabank Giller Prize winner will be announced at a gala ceremony hosted by Jann Arden, to honour the finalists November 18, 2019.