The 2008 Scotiabank Giller Prize finalists are:
Joseph Boyden for his novel Through Black Spruce, published by Viking Canada
Anthony De Sa for his collection of short stories Barnacle Love, published by Doubleday Canada
Marina Endicott for her novel Good to A Fault, published by Freehand Books/Broadview Press
Rawi Hage for his novel Cockroach, published by House of Anansi Press
Mary Swan for her novel The Boys in the Trees, published by Henry Holt/HB Fenn
Here's our store pick for the Giller. We're rooting for Joseph and Through Black Spruce. If you haven't read it yet read it! It is worth every minute and while you're at it Read Three Day Road too if you haven't already!