Governor General's Literary Awards

A group of awards presented annually by the Governor-General and the Canada Council for the Arts for outstanding books in both English and French.

98 items

Title Overview Format & Publisher Call Number
Aki-wayn-zih
A Person as Worthy as the Earth
Book - 2021 McGill-Queen's University Press 305.89733307131092 BAX
alfabet/alphabet: a memoir of a first language Book
This Red Line Goes Straight to your Heart
A Memoir in Halves
Book - 2020 McClelland and Stewart 819.32 ANA
To the River
Losing My Brother
Book - 2018 Random House Canada 362.28 G
Mamaskatch
A Cree Coming of Age
Book - 2018 Douglas & McIntyre 305.897353071231 MCL
The Way of the Strangers
Encounters With the Islamic State
Book - 2017 Random House LPLW 956.054 W
A World We Have Lost Book
Bee Time
Lessons From the Hive
Book - 2014 Harvard University Press 638.1 W
The End of Absence
Reclaiming What We've Lost in a World of Constant Connection
eBook - 2014
Journey With No Maps
A Life of P. K. Page
Book - 2012 McGill-Queen's University Press 819.1 PAG D
Leonardo and the Last Supper Book - 2012 Bond Street Books 759.5 K
Mordecai
The Life and Times
Book - 2010 Knopf Canada 813.54 RIC F
Lakeland
Journeys Into the Soul of Canada
Book - 2009 Douglas & McIntyre 551.4820971 C
A Place Within
Rediscovering India
Book - 2008 Doubleday Canada 819.3 VAS
Fifteen Days
Stories of Bravery, Friendship, Life and Death From Inside the New Canadian Army
Book - 2007 Doubleday Canada 958.1047 B
I've Got A Home in Glory Land
A Lost Tale of the Underground Railroad
Book - 2007 Thomas Allen 306.3 BLA S
The Judgment of Paris
The Revolutionary Decade That Gave the World Impressionism
Book - 2006 Bond Street Books 759.94409034 K
The Golden Spruce
A True Story of Myth, Madness and Greed
Book - 2005 A.A. Knopf Canada 364.164 V
Shake Hands With the Devil
The Failure of Humanity in Rwanda
Book - 2003 Random House Canada 967.57104 D
Paris 1919
Six Months That Changed the World
Book - 2002 Random House 940.3141 M
Saboteurs
Wiebo Ludwig's War Against Big Oil
Book - 2001 Macfarlane Walter & Ross 364.16409 71231 LUD
Notes From the Hyena's Belly
Memories of My Ethiopian Boyhood
Book - 2000 Penguin Books 963.071 MEZ
Water Book - 1999 Stoddart 333.91 D
Lines on the Water
A Fisherman's Life on the Miramichi
Book - 1998 Doubleday Canada 799.120971521 R
Drumblair – Memories of a Jamaican Childhood Book
The Unconscious Civilization eBook - 1995
Shadow Maker: The Life of Gwendolyn MacEwen Book
Rogue Primate Book
Touch the Dragon
A Thai Journal
Book - 1992 Turnstone Press 915.9304 CON
Revenge of the Land
A Century of Greed, Tragedy, and Murder on A Sasktchewan Farm
Book - 1991 McClelland & Stewart 971.24 S
Occupied Canada: A Young White Man Discovers His Unsuspected Past Book
Trudeau and Our Times Book - 1990- McClelland & Stewart 971.06 TRU C V-2
Willie: The Life of W. Somerset Maugham Book
In the Sleep Room Book
The Russian Album Book
Northrop Frye on Shakespeare Book - 1986 Yale University Press 822.33D F
The Regenerators: Social Criticism in Late Victorian English Canada Book
The Private Capital: Ambition and Love in the Age of Macdonald and Laurier Book
Byng of Vimy: General and Govenor General Book
Louisbourg Portraits
Life in An Eighteenth-century Garrison Town
Book - 1982 Macmillan of Canada 971.695 M
Caribou And The Barren-lands Book - 1981 Canadian Arctic Resources Committee 599.7357 C
Discipline of Power: The Conservative Interlude and the Liberal Restoration Book
Emily Carr
A Biography
Book - 1979 Oxford University Press 759.11 CAR T
Go Boy!
Memoirs of A Life Behind Bars
Book - 1978 McGraw-Hill Ryerson 365.6 CAR
Essays on the Constitution Book
The Writing of Canadian History Book
Hallowed Walls Book
The Siren Years
A Canadian Diplomat Abroad 1937-1945
Book - 1974 Macmillan of Canada 327.20971 RIT
Painters in A New Land
From Annapolis Royal to the Klondike
Book - 1973 McClelland and Stewart R 759.11 B
The Last Spike
The Great Railway 1881-1885
Book - 1973 McClelland and Stewart JH 385.0971 B
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