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The Giller Prize: facts and figures

Canada's biggest fiction prize, by the numbers

Last Updated: Nov. 1, 2011

Since the inception of the Giller Prize, only two authors have received the honour more than once. The prize money has been increased twice throughout the award's history, and nominated works usually experience a spike in sales. Read more about some of the Giller's interesting history in the graphic below.

Source: Scotiabank Giller Prize, Canadian Press. Doris Giller photo courtesy of the Rabinovitch family.


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