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message 1: by Ibis3 (new)

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I don't have time to put in all the nominated books or set up any polls right now (maybe this weekend?), but for now, here's a thread for discussion of the GG nominees.


message 2: by Ibis3 (last edited Nov 19, 2010 12:41PM) (new)

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The winners of this year's GGs:

Fiction: Cool Water by Dianne Warren by Dianne Warren

Nonfiction: Lakeland by Allan Casey by Allan Casey

Poetry: Boxing the Compass by Richard Greene by Richard Greene

Drama: Afterimage by Michael Crummey by Robert Chafe

Children's (text): Fishtailing by Wendy Phillips by Wendy Phillips

Children's (illos.): Cats' Night Out by Caroline Stutson by Caroline Stutson (Joe Klassen, illustrator)

French to English: Forests by Wajdi Mouawad by Wajdi Mouawad (Linda Gaboriau, translator), a translation of the play, Forêts

The French winners can be found here: http://www.canadacouncil.ca/prizes/ggla/2010/fh129301723208454965.htm


message 3: by John (new)

John Cool Water has made it's way to the top of my to-read pile, so I am off to Saskatchewan (in print).


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