recently had the opportunity to ask the shortlisted authors a few questions about their literary influences and inspirations. You can see their responses in the following video clips!
To read excerpts from the shortlisted books and more interviews with the authors click here
.Watch the gala live!
The Scotiabank Giller Prize gala will be broadcast live November 8 on CBC's bold TV
at 9 p.m. ET and again on CBC-TV at 11:05 p.m. CBC Books will be hosting a pre-show live chat at 6 p.m. and will be livestreaming the event.