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
+8

Canada Reads

An annual battle of the books organized and broadcast by the CBC.
Forgiveness
Ru
February
The Book of Negroes
+7

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
Calvin
The Party Wall
Bee Time
+20

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
+21

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
+14

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
Redshirts
+46

Nebula Awards

Since 1965, the Nebula Awards have been given each year by the Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America, Inc.
Annihilation
Binti
All the Birds in the Sky
Among Others
+39

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
+12

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
+26

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
+44

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
+8

Rogers Writers' Trust Fiction Prize

A Canadian literary award presented by Rogers Communications and the Writers' Trust of Canada.
Brother
Fifteen Dogs
All My Puny Sorrows
A Beautiful Truth
+5

Grammys: Spoken Word Album

Awarded since 1959, this prize honours the best in poetry, audiobooks, and storytelling.
The Princess Diarist
A Full Life
Diary of a Mad Diva
Society's Child
+19

Book to Film: Oscar Winners

Hear the books that inspired Academy Award-winning movies, in categories including Best Picture and more.
The Shape of Water
Call Me by Your Name
Dunkirk
Darkest Hour
+29

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
+43