Canadian Literary Awards


Winners of Canadian literary awards for 2007.

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Arthur Ellis Awards

First Novel
Anne EmerySign of the Cross
Sean Cullen – Hamish X and the Cheese Pirates
Brian O'Dea – High: Confessions of a Pot Smuggler
Barbara Fradkin – Honour Among Men

BC Book Prizes

Christie Harris Illustrated Children's Literature Prize
Maggie de Vries, Renné Benoit – Tale of a Great White Fish
Dorothy Livesay Poetry Prize
Don McKay – Strike / Slip
Ethel Wilson Fiction Prize
Carol Windley – Home Schooling
Hubert Evans Non-fiction Prize
Heather Pringle – The Master Plan
Roderick Haig-Brown Regional Prize
Katherine Gordon – Made to Measure
Sheila A. Egoff Children's Literature Prize
Sarah Ellis – Odd Man Out

Books in Canada First Novel Award

Books in Canada First Novel Award
Gil AdamsonThe Outlander

Canada Reads

Canada Reads
Heather O'Neill – Lullabies for Little Criminals

Combat des livres

Combat des livres
Denis Thériault – L'iguane

Danuta Gleed Literary Award

Danuta Gleed Literary Award
Nathan SellynIndigenous Beasts

Giller Prize

Giller Prize
Elizabeth Hay – Late Nights on Air

Governor General's Literary Awards

Children's Literature
Iain Lawrence – Gemini Summer
Michael Ondaatje – Divisadero
Karolyn Smardz Frost – I've Got a Home in Glory Land: A Lost Tale of the Underground Railroad
Don Domanski – All Our Wonder Unavenged

Études et essais
Annette Hayward – La querelle du régionalisme au Québec (1904-1931): Vers l'autonomisation de la littérature québécoise
Littérature Jeunesse
François Barcelo – La fatigante et le fainéant
Serge Patrice Thibodeau – Seul on est
Romans et nouvelles
Sylvain Trudel – La mer de la tranquillité

Griffin Poetry Prize

Griffin Poetry Prize
Don McKay – Strike/Slip

Hackmatack Children's Choice Book Award

Pamela Porter – The Crazy Man
Elizabeth MacLeod – Harry Houdini: A Magical Life

Annie Groovie – Léon et les expressions
Diane Bergeron – L'atlas perdu

Leacock Medal for Humour

Leacock Medal for Humour
Stuart McLean – Secrets From the Vinyl Cafe

Ontario Library Association

Blue Spruce Award
Mélanie Watt – Scaredy Squirrel
Evergreen Award
Ami McKay – The Birth House
Golden Oak Award
Pamela Porter – The Crazy Man
Red Maple Award
Fiction: Eric Walters – We All Fall Down
Non-Fiction: Andreas Schroeder – Thieves!
Silver Birch Award
L.M. Falcone – Walking With the Dead
Kathy Kacer – Hiding Edith
Nancy Shouse – Any Pet Will Do
White Pine Award
Eric WaltersShattered

ReLit Awards

Ivan E. Coyote – Bow Grip
Daniel Scott Tysdal – Predicting the Next Big Advertising Breakthrough Using a Potentially Dangerous Method
Short Fiction
Bill GastonGargoyles

Saskatchewan Book Awards

Book of the Year
Dave Margoshes – Bix's Trumpet and other stories
R.P. MacIntyre – Feeding at Nine
Bernice Friesen – The Book of Beasts
First Book
Alice Kuipers – Life on the Refrigerator Door
Mary-Ann Kirkby – I Am Hutterite
Sheri Benning – Thin Moon Psalm
Reader's Choice
Amanda Deitz – Longer than Life, Volume 2
Regina Book Award
Dave Margoshes – Bix's Trumpet and other stories
Saskatoon Book Award
Sheri Benning – Thin Moon Psalm

Winterset Award

Winterset Award
Kathleen Winter – boYs

Writers Trust Awards

Marian Engel Award
Diane Schoemperlen
Rogers Writers' Trust Fiction Prize
Lawrence Hill – The Book of Negroes
Timothy Findley Award
Michael Crummey
Vicky Metcalf Award for Children's Literature
Martha Brooks
Writers' Trust Non-Fiction Prize
Anna Porter – Kasztner's Train: The True Story of Rezso Kasztner, Unknown Hero of the Holocaust


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Added 04 November 2008.
Updated 10 June 2011.