Scotiabank Giller Prize Longlist Revealed

By Dianna Dilworth 

The Scotiabank Giller Prize organizers have revealed the longlist for this year’s award.

The $100,000 prize is given to the best work of fiction published in English during the year. The judges consider both novels and short story collections. Twelve books are on the shortlist. The finalists will be revealed on September 26 and the winner will be announced at a gala on November 7.

We’ve got the entire list for you after the jump.

Scotiabank Giller Prize Longlist 2016

13 Ways of Looking at a Fat Girl by Mona Awad

By Gaslight by Steven Price

The Best Kind of People by Zoe Whittall

Death Valley by Susan Perly

Do Not Say We Have Nothing by Madeleine Thien

The Party Wall by Catherine Leroux

Pillow by Andrew Battershill

Stranger by David Bergen

The Two of Us by Kathy Page

Willem de Kooning’s Paintbrush by Kerry Lee Powell

The Wonder by Emma Donahue

Yiddish for Pirates by Gary Darwin