2023 Craving CanLit

To celebrate Canadian authors, we’ve put together this list of fiction and graphic novels published between October 2022 and September 2023. This is the timeframe we are accepting submissions for the 2023 Scotiabank Giller Prize. If we’ve missed someone, please email us at info [at] scotiabankgillerprize.ca so we can add them.

Please note we do our best to keep this page up-to-date. The most accurate information including publication dates can be found on the publisher’s website.

2023 Craving CanLit

To celebrate Canadian authors, we’ve put together this list of fiction and graphic novels published between October 2022 and September 2023. This is the timeframe we are accepting submissions for the 2023 Scotiabank Giller Prize. If we’ve missed someone, please email us at info [at] scotiabankgillerprize.ca so we can add them.

Please note we do our best to keep this page up-to-date. The most accurate information including publication dates can be found on the publisher’s website.

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Cocktail
Lisa Alward

SEPTEMBER 12, 2023
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The Almost Widow by Gail Anderson-Dargatz

The Almost Widow
Gail Anderson-Dargatz

SEPTEMBER 12, 2023
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The Cannibal
Solomon Awa & Louise Flaherty

SEPTEMBER 12, 2023
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The Hollow Beast by Christophe Bernard

The Hollow Beast
Christophe Bernard

AUGUST 8, 2023
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Study for Obedience
Sarah Bernstein

AUGUST 22, 2023
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The Virgins of Venice by Gina Buonaguro

The Virgins of Venice
Gina Buonaguro

DECEMBER 13, 2023
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Hold My Girl by Charlene Carr

Hold My Girl
Charlene Carr

JANUARY 24, 2023
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The Porcelain Moon by Janie Chang

The Porcelain Moon
Janie Chang

FEBRUARY 21, 2023
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Dreaming Home by Lucian Childs

Dreaming Home
Lucian Childs

JUNE 6, 2023
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The Adversary
Michael Crummey

SEPTEMBER 26, 2023
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Learned by Heart
Emma Donoghue

AUGUST 29, 2023
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The Observer
Marina Endicott

SEPTEMBER 12, 2023
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I Only Read Murder by Ian Ferguson & Will Ferguson

I Only Read Murder
Ian Ferguson & Will Ferguson

JUNE 27, 2023
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The Other Ones by Jamesie Fournier

The Other Ones
Jamesie Fournier

NOVEMBER 8, 2022
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The Opportunist by Elyse Friedman

The Opportunist
Elyse Friedman

NOVEMBER 29, 2022
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Breaking and Entering by Don Gilmor

Breaking and Entering
Don Gilmor

AUGUST 15, 2023
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Twelve Stories by Emmett Grogan

Twelve Stories
Emmett Grogan

JANUARY 3, 2023
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The Full Moon Whaling Chronicles by Jason Guriel

The Full-Moon Whaling Chronicles
Jason Guriel

AUGUST 1, 2023
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Strange Loops by Liz Harmer

Strange Loops
Liz Harmer

JANUARY 31, 2023
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Snow Road Station by Elizabeth Hay

Snow Road Station
Elizabeth Hay

APRIL 11, 2023
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Really Good, Actually
Monica Heisey

JANUARY 17, 2023
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The Story of Us by Catherine Hernandez

The Story of Us
Catherine Hernandez

FEBRUARY 28, 2023
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The Islands by Dionne Irving

The Islands
Dionne Irving

NOVEMBER 1, 2022
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The Last Chairlift by John Irving

The Last Chairlift
John Irving

OCTOBER 18, 2022
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Much Ado About Nada by Uzma Jalaluddin

Much Ado About Nada
Uzma Jalaluddin

DECEMBER 13, 2022
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Bad Cree by Jessica Johns

Bad Cree
Jessica Johns

JANUARY 10, 2023
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The Dutch Orphan by Ellen Keith

The Dutch Orphan
Ellen Keith

APRIL 18, 2023
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On the Ravine by Vincent Lam

On the Ravine
Vincet Lam

FEBRUARY 28, 2023
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Reasonable Adults by Robin Lefler

Reasonable Adults
Robin Lefler

JUNE 6, 2023
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The Future
Catherine Leroux

SEPTEMBER 5, 2023
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The Forbidden Territory of a Terrifying Woman by Molly Lynch

The Forbidden Territory of a Terrifying Woman
Molly Lynch

JUNE 13, 2023
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Fayne by Ann-Marie MacDonald

Fayne
Ann-Marie MacDonald

OCTOBER 11, 2022
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Camp Zero by Michelle Min Sterlig

Camp Zero
Michelle Min Sterling

APRIL 4, 2023
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The Berry Pickers by Amanda Peters

The Berry Pickers
Amanda Peters

APRIL 4, 2023
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Hollow Bamboo by William Ping

The Hollow Bamboo
William Ping

FEBRUARY 21, 2023
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All the Colour in the World by CS Richardson

All the Colour in the World
CS Richardson

JANUARY 17, 2023
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Wild Hope
Joan Thomas

SEPTEMBER 19, 2023
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The Fake by Zoe Whittall

The Fake
Zoe Whittall

MARCH 21, 2023
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