The Scotiabank Giller Prize shortlist was announced on Tuesday, honoring five Canadian fiction writers.
Kim Fu, Lesser-Known Monsters of the 21st Century (Tin House)
Rawi Hage, Stray Dogs, (Knopf Canada)
Tsering Yangzom Lama, We Measure the Earth With Our Bodies (Bloomsbury)
Suzette Mayr, The Sleeping Car Porter (Coach House Books)
Noor Naga, If an Egyptian Cannot Speak English (Graywolf)