Trillium Book Award

The Trillium Book Award/Prix Trillium is an annual book prize sponsored by the government of Ontario and is currently administered by one of its agencies, the Ontario Media Development Corporation (OMDC). The Trillium Book Award was created in l987 by Wilfried (Wil) Vanderelst, then Director of the Libraries and Community Information Branch, with the support of David Silcox, Deputy Minister, and… (more)

 

2015 selection

Debris

Trillium Book Award 2015

by Kevin Hardcastle Biblioasis (September 29, 2015)

Winner of the 2016 Trillium Book Award

Finalist for the 2016 Kobo Emerging Writer Prize

Nominated for the 2015 Danuta Gleed Literary Award

One of Quill & Quire’s Books of the Year, 2015

One of 49th Shelf's Books...


2002 selection

Clara Callan

Trillium Book Award 2002, Giller Prize 2001, Governor General's Award for Fiction 2001

by Richard B. Wright HarperCollins (March 17, 2009)

In a small town in Canada, Clara Callan reluctantly takes leave of her sister, Nora, who is bound for New York. It's a time when the growing threat of fascism in Europe is a constant worry, and people escape...


for Poetry category winners

2013 selection

Probably Inevitable

Trillium Book Award for Poetry 2013

by Matthew Tierney Coach House Books (October 02, 2012)

"Matthew Tierney writes poems like a mad boy scientist." – Eye Weekly


2008 selection

Human Resources

Trillium Book Award for Poetry 2008

by Rachel Zolf Coach House Books (April 14, 2003)

Write for buyers. Write for bosses. Think hyper. Think branding. Tell your visitor where to go. Poetry and ‘plain language’ collide in the writing machine that is Human Resources. Here at the intersection...