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The Canada Council for the Arts is thrilled to reveal the 2021 finalists for the Governor General’s Literary Awards (GGBooks).

Discover the 70 finalists at They were selected by our peer assessment committees across seven categories each for French- and English-language books.

Fall is a great time to cozy up with a good book, we invite you to update your reading list with this outstanding 2021 GGBooks selection.

Stay tuned! The winners will be revealed on November 17.

The Canada Council for the Arts is delighted to administer, fund and promote the Governor General’s Literary Award, which are among Canada’s oldest and most prestigious literary awards.

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