Russell Wangersky

Russell Wangersky is a Canadian journalist and an award-winning creative non-fiction writer. He was nominated for a Giller Prize in 2012.
Russell Wangersky is the author of The Path of Most Resistance. (Dundurn)

Russell Wangersky is a journalist, columnist and award-winning fiction and nonfiction writer. Based in St. John's, Newfoundland & Labrador, he is the author of several books, including the 2015 psychological thriller novel Walt, memoir Burning Down the House and short fiction collection The Hour of Bad Decisions. His book Whirl Away was nominated for the Scotiabank Giller Prize in 2012.

Books by Russell Wangersky

Interviews with Russell Wangersky

Giller nominee Russell Wangersky, author of Whirl Away

Arts and Entertainment

9 years ago
Journalist and author Russell Wangersky talks to CBC about his Giller-nominated short story collection Whirl Away, an artful batch of tales that explore the notions of choice and fate. 4:49
He reads an excerpt from his story collection Whirl Away. 1:57
Russell Wangersky is a well know newspaper columnist in Newfoundland and Labrador. He was nominated for the Giller Prize and won the Thomas Raddall Atlantic Fiction Award for his novel "Whirl Away". His non fiction book "Burning Down the House Fighting F 10:03
Feature: Russell Wangersky 29:09


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