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The Scotiabank Giller Prize longlist has been released and the jury is debating which five books should advance to the shortlist. But CBC Books wants to know from you which books would be on your shortlist. Let us know your top five picks and you could win some fantastic prizes!
How to participate:
Check out this year's longlist and tell us which five books should be included in the Scotiabank Giller Prize shortlist and your reasons why. If you post your complete answer in the comments section below by Sept. 30, you'll have a chance to win great prizes. We're having:
So Select Your Shortlist for a chance to win!The 2011 Scotiabank Giller Prize longlistThe Antagonist
- A weekly draw for a Kobo eReader, courtesy of Kobo, along with a $50 gift card to Chapters Indigo, courtesy of Scotiabank
- A weekly draw for a set of the longlisted books
- A grand prize draw for a $1,000 gift certificate to Chapters Indigo so you can build your dream home library courtesy of Scotiabank!
by Lynn CoadyThe Beggar's Garden
by Michael ChristieBetter Living Through Plastic Explosives
by Zsuzsi GartnerThe Cat's Table
by Michael OndaatjeExtensions
by Myrna Dey*The Free World
by David BezmozgisA Good Man
by Guy VanderhaegheHalf-Blood Blues
by Esi EdugyanInto the Heart of the Country
by Pauline HoldstockThe Little Shadows
by Marina EndicottThe Meagre Tarmac
by Clark BlaiseMonoceros
by Suzette MayrThe Return
by Dany LaferrièreThe Sisters Brothers
by Patrick DeWittSolitaria
by Genni GunnTouch
by Alexi ZentnerA World Elsewhere
by Wayne Johnston
*Throughout the month of August, CBC Books ran a contest for members of the public to nominate an eligible book for the Scotiabank Giller Prize longlist. At the conclusion of the contest, Myrna Dey's Extensions
received the most nominations. To learn more about the Readers' Choice, click here
For the Select Your Shortlist rules and regulations, click here
To enter, just post your comment below.