Fiction:
Claire Holden Rothman, Lear’s Shadow (Penguin Canada)
Aaron Kreuter, You and Me, Belonging (Tightrope Books)
Natalie Morrill, The Ghost Keeper (HarperCollins Publishers Ltd.)

Non-Fiction:
Anne Michaels, Infinite Gradation (Exile Editions)
Sarah Weinman, The Real Lolita (Knopf Canada)
Lezli Rubin-Kunda, At Home: Talks with Canadian Artists about Place and Practice (Goose Lane Editions)

Poetry:
Linda Frank, Divided (Wolsak and Wynn Publishers)
Anne Michaels, All We Saw (McClelland & Stewart)
Suzannah Showler, Thing Is (McClelland & Stewart)

History:
Benjamin Carter Hett, The Death of Democracy (Allen Lane Canada/Penguin Canada)
Robert Harris, Song of a Nation: The Untold Story of Canada’s National Anthem (McClelland & Stewart)
Sarah Wobick-Segev, Homes Away from Home: Jewish Belonging in Twentieth Century Paris, Berlin and St. Petersburg (Stanford University Press)

Children’s/Young Adult:
Jonathan Auxier, Sweep (Puffin Canada/Penguin Random House Canada Young Readers)
Cary Fagan, Wolfie and Fly: Band on the Run (Tundra Books/Penguin Random House Canada Young Readers)
Ellen Schwartz, Princess Dolls (Tradewind Books)

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