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We are so proud and so thrilled to share the news that André Alexis has been awarded the 2015 Scotiabank Giller Prize for Fifteen Dogs!

With the Giller announcement looming tomorrow night, Matt Galloway chats with Alana Wilcox, Editoral Director of Coach House Books, and Dan Wells, founder of Biblioasis.

The Xenotext brought back already, you say? Well, yes - but in a Limited Delux Edition, that is!

Let's give a big round of a-paws – André Alexis has been awarded the 2015 Rogers Writers' Trust Fiction Prize for Fifteen Dogs!

In a Magic 8 Q&A with CBC Books, Jordan Tannahill, author of Theatre of the Unimpressed, talks posthumous publications, literary crushes, the Bible, and masturbation.

Congrats to Rhonda Mullins on her GG win for her translation of Jocelyne Saucier's Twenty-One Cardinals!

Full coverage from the Montreal Gazette here.

Andy McGuire, on the origins of his debut book of poetry, Country Club (read the whole origin story on the IFOA website):

Amidst the 150 fiction writers, poets, essayists and graphic novelists who are attending the IFOA this year, the National Post's David Berry calls out the two major themes of the festival - poetry and Catalan authors - and comments that Christian Bök's The Xenotext: Book I, 'a poem in DNA