Giller Prize Finalists at International Festival of Authors

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Tonight, the five finalists for the Scotiabank Giller Prize will gather at a gala dinner in Toronto. But only one will leave with the fifty-thousand dollar prize and a stunned look on his or her face. This past weekend at the International Festival of Authors, nominees Will Ferguson, Kim Thuy, Nancy Richler, Alix Ohlin and Russell Wangersky all joined Carol on stage, offering a behind-the-scenes look at what it's like to be part of the Gillers.

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