Wednesday, May 30, 2007


2007 ReLit
Shortlists 9



SHORT FICTION:

1. Skids, Cathleen With (Arsenal Pulp)
2. The Virgin Spy, Krista Bridge (Douglas & McIntyre)
3. Zero Gravity, Sharon English (Porcupine’s Quill)
4. Gargoyles, Bill Gaston (Anansi)
5. The Hour of Bad Decisions, Russell Wangersky (Coteau)
6. The Coward Files, Ryan Arnold (conundrum)
7. Lanzmann and other stories, Damian Tarnopolsky (Exile)
8. Whatever Happens, Tim Conley (Insomniac)
9. Indigenous Beasts, Nathan Sellyn (Raincoast)


POETRY:

1. What You Can’t Have, Michael V. Smith (Signature)
2. Apostrophe, Bill Kennedy and Darren Wershler-Henry (ECW)
3. Black, George Elliott Clarke (Polestar)
4. All the Lifters, Esther Mazakian (Signature)
5. I, Nadja, and Other Poems, Susan Elmslie (Brick)
6. Tear Down, Ali Riley (Frontenac House)
7. Predicting the Next Big Advertising Breakthrough Using a Potentially Dangerous Method, Daniel Scott Tysdal (Coteau)
8. The Good Bacteria, Sharon Thesen (Anansi)
9. Types of Canadian Women, K.I. Press (Gaspereau)


NOVEL:

1. Season of Iron, Sylvia Maultash Warsh (Dundurn)
2. De Niro’s Game, Rawi Hage (Anansi)
3. Suddenly the Minotaur, Marie Helene Poitras (DC Books)
4. Bow Grip, Ivan E. Coyote (Arsenal Pulp)
5. Orphans of Winter, Rob Ritchie (Seraphim)
6. All This Town Remembers, Sean Johnston (Gaspereau)
7. Miss Lamp, Chris Ewart (Coach House)
8. ManBug, George K. Ilsley (Arsenal Pulp)
9. The Mole Chronicles, Andy Brown (Insomniac)