Edugyan, deWitt & Ondaatje on 2011 Giller shortlist
The shortlist for 2011 Giller Prize has been announced today. The winner takes home $50,000. Michael Ondaatje is the 400-lb gorilla on the list while Esi Edugyan and Patrick deWitt continue to appear on every single award shortlist going.
David Bezmozgis for The Free World
Lynn Coady for The Antagonist
Patrick deWitt for The Sisters Brothers
Esi Edugyan for Half Blood Blues
Zsuzsi Gartner for Better Living through Plastic Explosives
Michael Ondaatje for The Cat’s Table
The winner is announced on 8 November.