Library and Archives Canada congratulates the Governor General’s Literary Awards 2016 winners

Our compliments to this year’s winners. We are very pleased to have those works in our collection!

English Winners

Fiction

Do Not Say We Have Nothing: A Novel by Madeleine Thien. Toronto: Alfred A. Knopf Canada, 2016
OCLC 932093655

Poetry

The Waking Comes Late by Steven Heighton. Toronto: Anansi, 2016.
OCLC 917360635

Drama

Pig Girl by Colleen Murphy. Toronto: Playwrights Canada Press, 2015.
OCLC 910986622

Non-fiction

A World We Have Lost: Saskatchewan Before 1905 by Bill Waiser. Markham, Ontario: Fifth House, [2016].
OCLC 930258412

Young People’s Literature - Text

Calvin by Martine Leavitt. Toronto: Groundwood Books/House of Anansi Press, 2015.
OCLC 899761883

Young People’s Literature - Illustrated Books

Tokyo Digs a Garden by Jon-Erik Lappano; illustrated by Kellen Hatanaka. Toronto; Berkeley: Groundwood Books/House of Anansi Press, 2016.
OCLC 910394166

Translation

The Party Wall by Catherine Leroux; translated from the French by Lazer Lederhendler. Windsor, Ontario: Biblioasis, 2016.
OCLC 923553645

French Winners

Fiction

Au péril de la mer by Dominique Fortier. Québec (Quebec): Alto, 2015.
OCLC 912021654

Poetry

Le poème est une maison de bord de mer by Normand de Bellefeuille. Montréal (Quebec): Éditions du Noroît, 2016.
OCLC 935757802

Drama

Inflammation du verbe vivre by Wajdi Mouawad. Montréal: Leméac; Arles, France: ACtes sud, [2016].
OCLC 952090901

Non-fiction

Amerindia : essais d'ethnohistoire autochtone by Roland Viau. Montréal: Les Presses de l'Université de Montréal, 2015.
OCLC 915264362

Young People’s Literature - Text

Hare Krishna by François Gilbert. Montréal: Leméac, 2016.
OCLC 948552081 

Young People’s Literature - Illustrated Books

Grand-père et la Lune by Stéphanie Lapointe and Rogé. Montréal: Les Éditions XYZ inc., 2015.
OCLC 907968275

Translation

La destruction des Indiens des Plaines : maladies, famines organisées et disparition du mode de vie autochtone by James Daschuk ; translated from the English by Catherine Ego. Québec (Quebec): Presses de l'Université Laval, 2015.
OCLC 932393195

For more information about the winners, visit the ggbooks.ca website.

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