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    Scotiabank Giller Prize Shortlist Announced!

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    There were originally 143 titles submitted from across Canada. These were narrowed down to a longlist of 17. Now we have the final shortlist of 6!

    Here are the titles with links to the Calgary Public Library catalogue where you can place a request on them:

    The Free World by David Bezmozgis


    The Antagonist by Lynn Coady


    The Sisters Brothers by Patrick DeWitt


    Half-Blood Blues by Esi Edugyan


    Better Living Through Plastic Explosives by Zsuzsi Gartner


    The Cat’s Table by Michael Ondaatje

    The winner will be announced at a gala ceremony in Toronto on November 8, 2011, broadcast on CBC Television.

    Who do you think should win the prize?

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    by Tyler
    I haven't read all of these, but The Sisters Brothers is one of the best novels I've read in years!

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