Craving CanLit 2022

To celebrate Canadian authors, we’ve put together this list of fiction and graphic novels published between October 2021 and September 2022. This is the timeframe we are accepting submissions for the 2022 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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Last updated on September 8, 2022

Say This by Elise Levine

Say This by Elise Levine
Biblioasis

MARCH 1, 2022

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An Unthinkable Thing by Nicole Lundrigan

An Unthinkable Thing by Nicole Lundrigan
Viking Canada

APRIL 12, 2022

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The Apothecary's Garden by Jeanette Lynes

The Apothecary’s Garden by Jeanette Lynes
HarperAvenue, an imprint of HarperCollins Canada

JUNE 28, 2022

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Animal Person by Alexander MacLeod
McClelland & Stewart, an imprint of Penguin Random House Canada

APRIL 5, 2022

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Dying Times by Darlene Madott

Dying Times by Darlene Madott
Exile Editions

OCTOBER 1, 2021

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July Underwater by Zoe Maeve
Conundrum Press

JUNE 1, 2022

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Three for Trinity by Kevin Major

Three for Trinity by Kevin Major
Breakwater Books

OCTOBER 15, 2021

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This is How I Disappear by Mirion Malle

This is How I Disappear by Mirion Malle
Drawn & Quarterly

OCTOBER 5, 2021

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Sea of Tranquility by Emily St. John Mandel

Sea of Tranquility by Emily Mandel
HarperCollins Canada

APRIL 5, 2022

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Looking for Jane by Heather Marshall

Looking for Jane by Heather Marshall
Simon & Schuster Canada

MARCH 1, 2022

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Uncertain Kin by Janice Lynn Mather

Uncertain Kin by Janice Lynn Mather
Doubleday Canada, an imprint of Penguin Random House Canada

APRIL 26, 2022

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Took You So Long by C.I. Matthews

Took You So Long by C.I. Matthews
The Porcupine’s Quill

AUGUST 31, 2022

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The Sugar Thief by Nancy Mauro

The Sugar Thief by Nancy Mauro
Random House Canada

JULY 19, 2022

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The Sleeping Car Porter by Suzette Mayr

The Sleeping Car Porter by Suzette Mayr
Coach House Books

SEPTEMBER 27, 2022

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Minique Anna Maxymiw

Minique by Anna Maxymiw
McLelland & Stewart

JUNE 7, 2022

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Black Dove by Colin McAdam

Black Dove by Colin McAdam
Hamish Hamilton Canada

SEPTEMBER 27, 2022

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The Recalcitrant Stuff of Life by Sean McCallum

The Recalcitrant Stuff of Life by Sean McCallum
Outcast Press

OCTOBER 15, 2021

Breathless by Amy McCulloch

Breathless by Amy McCulloch
Viking Canada

MAY 3, 2022

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Fearnoch by Jim McEwen

Fearnoch by Jim McEwen
Breakwater Books

JULY 7, 2022

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A Suitable Companion for the End of Your Life by Robert McGill

A Suitable Companion for the End of Your Life by Robert McGill
Coach House Books

JUNE 14, 2022

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Anthony by Shayne McGreal

Anthony by Shayne McGreal
Guernica Editions

DECEMBER 1, 2021

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Tear by Erica McKeen

Tear by Erica McKeen
Invisible Press

SEPTEMBER 6, 2022

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Please Join Us by Catherine McKenzie

Please Join Us by Catherine McKenzie
Simon & Schuster Canada

AUGUST 23, 2022

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Sins of the Daughter by Carolyn Huizinga Mills

Sins of the Daughter by Carolyn Huizinga
Cormorant Books

AUGUST 27, 2022

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Ordinary Monsters J.M. Miro

Ordinary Monsters by J. M. Miro
McLelland & Stewart

JUNE 7, 2022

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Sharp Edges by Leah Mol

Sharp Edges by Leah Mol
Doubleday

AUGUST 23, 2022

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24 Hours in Paris by Romi Moondi

24 Hours in Paris by Romi Moondi
W by Wattpad Books

MAY 10, 2022

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This is How We Love by Lisa Moore

This Is How We Love by Lisa Moore
House of Anansi Press

MAY 3, 2022

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Such Miracles and Mischiefs Trudy J. Morgan Cole

Such Miracles and Mischiefs by Trudy J. Morgan-Cole
Breakwater Books

OCTOBER 15, 2021

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Open Your Heart by Alexie Morin

Open Your Heart by Alexie Morin
Vehicule Press

SEPTEMBER 27, 2022

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The Ghosts of Paris by Tara Moss

The Ghosts of Paris by Tara Moss
HarperCollins Canada

JUNE 7, 2022

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Finding Edward by Sheila Murray

Finding Edward by Sheila Murray
Cormorant Books

JUNE 15, 2022

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A Dreadful Splendour by B.R. Myers

A Dreadful Splendour by B.R. Myers
HarperCollins Canada

JULY 12, 2022

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Lucien & Olivia by André Narbonne

Lucien and Olivia by Andre Narbonne
Black Moss Press

MARCH 30, 2022

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Hotline by Dimitri Nasrallah

Hotline by Dimitri Nasrallah
Vehicule Press

MARCH 1, 2022

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Jameela Green Ruins Everything by Zarqa Nawaz

Jameela Green Ruins Everything by Zarqa Nawaz
Simon & Schuster Canada

MARCH 8, 2022

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The Broda Salt Cabin by A. H. Nedani
Owl Publishing

OCTOBER 1, 2021

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The Lost Expert Hal Niedzviecki

The Lost Expert by Hal Niedzviecki
Cormorant Books

NOVEMBER 20, 2021

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Eve's Rib by C.S. O'Cinneide

Eve’s Rib by C. S. O’Cinneide
Dundurn Press

SEPTEMBER 20, 2022

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When We Lost Our Heads by Heather O'Neill

When We Lost Our Heads by Heather O’Neill
HarperCollins Canada

FEBRUARY 1, 2022

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The Orphan Girl by Kurt Palka

The Orphan Girl by Kurt Palka
McClelland & Stewart

JULY 26, 2022

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The Circus Train by Amita Parikh

The Circus Train by Amita Parikh
HarperCollins Canada

MARCH 22, 2022

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Dumb-Show by Fawn Parker

Dumb-Show by Fawn Parker
ARP Books

SEPTEMBER 30, 2021

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What We Both Know by Fawn Parker

What We Both Know by Fawn Parker
McLelland & Stewart, an imprint of Penguin Random House Canada

MAY 3, 2022

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Such Big Dreams by Reema Patel

Such Big Dreams by Reema Patel
McLelland & Stewart, an imprint of Penguin Random House Canada

MAY 10, 2022

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The Broken Places by Frances Peck

The Broken Places by Frances Peck
NeWest Press

APRIL 1, 2022

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Our American Friend by Anna Pitoniak

Our American Friend by Anna Pitoniak
Simon & Schuster Canada

FEBRUARY 15, 2022

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Wan by Dawn Promislow

Wan by Dawn Promislow
Freehand Books

MAY 1, 2022

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Shimmer by Alex Pugsley

Shimmer by Alex Pugsley
Biblioasis

MAY 17, 2022

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Where the Silver River Ends by Anna Quon

Where the Silver River Ends by Anna Quon
Invisible Press

MARCH 1, 2022

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The Bjorkan Sagas by Harold R. Johnson

The Björkan Sagas by Harold R. Johnson
House of Anansi

OCTOBER 5, 2021

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The Foghorn Echoes by Danny Ramadan

The Foghorn Echoes by Danny Ramadan
Viking Canada

AUGUST 30, 2021

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Mud Lilies by Indra Ramayan

Mud Lilies by Indra Ramayan
Cormorant Books

MAY 21, 2022

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The Cine Star Salon by Leah Ranada

The Cine Star Salon by Leah Ranada
NeWest Press

OCTOBER 1, 2021

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We Spread by Iain Reid

We Spread by Iain Reid
Simon & Schuster Canada

SEPTEMBER 27, 2022

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The Sea Between Two Shores by Tanis Rideout

The Sea Between Two Shores by Tanis Rideout
McLelland & Stewart

SEPTEMBER 13, 2022

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