THE LONGLIST FOR THE FIFTEENTH RBC TAYLOR PRIZE

JUST IN TIME for holiday shopping, Jurors Susanne Boyce, Steven Galloway, and Dr. Stephen J. Toope have selected a dozen literary non-fiction titles for the 2016 RBC Taylor Prize.









The longlisted titles for The 2016 RBC Taylor Prize:
1. Sixty: The Beginning of the End, or the End of the Beginning? by IAN BROWN (Toronto), published by Random House Canada
2. ’Membering by AUSTEN CLARKE (Toronto), published by Dundurn Press
3. Two Days in June: John F. Kennedy and the 48 Hours that Made History by ANDREW COHEN (Ottawa), published by McClelland & Stewart/Signal
4. Road Trip Rwanda: A Journey Into the New Heart of Africa by WILL FERGUSON (Calgary), published by Viking Canada
5. This Is Happy by CAMILLA GIBB (Toronto), published by Doubleday Canada
6. Dispatches from the Front: Matthew Halton, Canada's Voice at War by DAVID HALTON (Ottawa), published by McClelland & Stewart
7. The Reason You Walk by WAB KINEW (Winnipeg), published by Viking Canada
8. Zoraster’s Children: & Other Travels by MARIUS KOCIEJOWSKI (London, England), published by Biblioasis
9. Genius at Play: The Curious Mind of John Horton Conway by SIOBHAN ROBERTS (Toronto), published by Bloomsbury U.S.A.
10. Stalin's Daughter: The Extraordinary and Tumultuous Life of Svetlana Alliluyeva by ROSEMARY SULLIVAN (Toronto), published by HarperCollins Publishers
11. The Prison Book Club by ANN WALMSLEY (Toronto), published by Viking Canada
12. Into the Blizzard: Walking the Fields of the Newfoundland Dead by MICHAEL WINTER (Toronto), published by Doubleday Canada

The 2016 RBC Taylor Prize shortlist will be announced at an event in Toronto on January 13th and the winner will be announced at a gala luncheon and awards ceremony on March 7th.




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KEY
DATES


LONGLIST
FOR THE
2017 PRIZE
ANNOUNCED

Wednesday,
November 30,
2016

SHORTLIST
FOR THE
2017 PRIZE
ANNOUNCED

Wednesday,
January 11,
2017

BEN
MCNALLY’S
AUTHORS BRUNCH

Sunday,
March 5,
2017

WINNER
FOR THE
2017 PRIZE ANNOUNCED

Monday,
March 6,
2017