Award Winners

Award Winners

Hear something extra special — these are the books awards were made for.

Giller Prize

The leading literary prize in the country, highlighting the best in Canadian fiction.
Bellevue Square
Do Not Say We Have Nothing
Fifteen Dogs
Us Conductors

Canada Reads

An annual battle of the books organized and broadcast by the CBC.
By Chance Alone

Governor General's Literary Awards

Among the most well-established Canadian literary awards, presided over by the Canada Council for the Arts.
The Way of the Strangers
The Party Wall
Bee Time

Audie Awards

The Audie Awards have honoured the best in spoken-word entertainment since its inception in 1996.
The Hate U Give
Born a Crime
Norse Mythology
Romeo and Juliet: A Novel

Women's Prize for Fiction

One of the U.K.'s most prestigious literary awards, honouring female authors for the best full-length novel.
The Power
The Glorious Heresies
How to Be Both
A Girl Is a Half-Formed Thing

Hugo Awards

Honours excellence in the fields of sci-fi and fantasy. Awards are run by and voted upon by fans.
The Fifth Season
Leviathan Wakes
The Three-Body Problem

Nebula Awards

Since 1965, the Nebula Awards have been given each year by the Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America, Inc.
All the Birds in the Sky
Among Others

Arthur C. Clarke Award

A British literary prize honouring the best science fiction novel published in the U.K. in the preceding year.
Station Eleven
Children of Time
Dark Eden
The Testament of Jessie Lamb

Man Booker Prize for Fiction

Awarded each year for the best original novel written in the English language and published in the U.K.
The Sellout
A Brief History of Seven Killings
The Narrow Road to the Deep North
The Luminaries

Pulitzer Prize for Fiction

This award recognizes fiction authored by Americans and written about American life.
The Underground Railroad (Oprah's Book Club)
The Sympathizer
All the Light We Cannot See
The Goldfinch

National Book Awards

Celebrate the best of American literature in the effort to enhance the cultural value of good writing in America.
Sing, Unburied, Sing
The Future Is History
Stamped from the Beginning
Fortune Smiles

Rogers Writers' Trust Fiction Prize

A Canadian literary award presented by Rogers Communications and the Writers' Trust of Canada.
Fifteen Dogs
All My Puny Sorrows
A Beautiful Truth

Grammys: Spoken Word Album

Awarded since 1959, this prize honours the best in poetry, audiobooks, and storytelling.
The Princess Diarist
A Full Life

Book to Film: Oscar Winners

Hear the books that inspired Academy Award-winning movies, in categories including Best Picture and more.
The Irishman (Movie Tie-In)
Caging Skies
Little Women
The Two Popes

Book to Film: Golden Globe Winners

Hear the books that inspired Golden Globe-winning movies and television.
The Handmaid's Tale
Big Little Lies
The Disaster Artist
The Revenant