Vancouverborn author Madeleine Thien wins Governor Generals 2016 Literary Award for fiction

first_imgAdvertisement Vancouver-born and -raised author Madeleine Thien has won the 2016 Governor General’s Literary Award for fiction for her novel Do Not Say We Have Nothing.The English-language winners of this year’s Governor General Literary Awards are:Fiction: Do Not Say We Have Nothing by Madeleine Thien (Montreal, Quebec) Twitter Advertisement Facebook Advertisement Nonfiction: A World We Have Lost: Saskatchewan Before 1905 by Bill Waiser (Saskatoon, Saskatchewan)Poetry: The Waking Comes Late by Steven Heighton (Kingston, Ontario)Young People’s Literature (text): Calvin by Martine Leavitt (High River, Alberta)Young People’s Literature (illustrated books): Tokyo Digs a Garden by Jon-Erik Lappano and Kellen Hatanaka (Guelph and Stratford, Ontario) Login/Register With: LEAVE A REPLY Cancel replyLog in to leave a comment last_img

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