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Canadian Madeleine Thien is on the shortlist for this year’s Man Booker Prize for fiction as well as on the Scotiabank Giller Prize shortlist for her extraordinary new novel, Do Not Say We Have Nothing. This week, she’s our guest on The Chat.

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Margriet Ruurs on creating Stepping Stones, a book that's changing the world. 

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With great power comes...

Our Children's Librarian columnist, Julie Booker, brings us a new view from the stacks every month.

The Chat With 2016 Giller Finalist Catherine Leroux

We continue our 2016 Giller Prize coverage this week—generously sponsored by Publishing@SFU—by checking in with finalist Catherine Leroux.

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Stunning works that didn’t rack up the shortlist spots or awards, but still deserve the spotlight.

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"It just makes sense that our commercial scene, when allowed to flourish as it finally is now, would be just as strong and just as exciting." 

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We spotlight books generating buzz all over the web, and beyond


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