What made the GG shortlist this year? Take our quiz and find out!


It's that time of year when it feels like every day another literary award shortlist is revealed. Today, we learn who is up for the most venerable of them all: the Governor General's Literary Awards, which have been doled out for fiction, non-fiction, children's books, illustration, translation, poetry and drama for 76 years now.

With so many categories, we thought we'd present this year's nominees in quiz form. Each of the seven questions is about one of the GG's nomination categories, and you must select the correct answers from each category's shortlist. Ready to find out what made the GG shortlist this year? Click the "Take Our Quiz" button and get started!


Everyone who completes the quiz will be entered in a random draw a to win a Sony Readerâ„¢ Digital Book. or a set of all the English language GG winners in 2012.

The deadline for entries in midnight ET on Monday, November 12, 2012. Read the full rules and regulations here.

Want to test your knowledge about this year's French finalists too? Take the Zone d'e&eautecriture quiz!