“Tomorrow’s shortlists for the Giller and the Governor General’s prizes invariably start with today’s Journey Prize Stories.” — Globe and Mail
“The Journey Prize anthology has become the proving ground for new, young Canadian writers, a who’s who of the coming generation. . . . There’s nothing else like it in Canada. . . . I, for one, owe everything to the Journey Prize.” — Yann Martel, previous Journey Prize winner and the author of the Booker Prize-winning novel Life of Pi
About the Author
Steven Galloway is the author of two novels, most recently Ascension. He lives in Vancouver, where he teaches creative writing at the University of British Columbia.
Zsuzsi Gartner is an award-winning magazine journalist and the author of the fiction collection All the Anxious Girls on Earth. She lives in Vancouver.
Annabel Lyon is the author of two fiction collections, most recently The Best Thing for You. She is a frequent contributor to the Vancouver Sun and the Globe and Mail. She lives in Vancouver.
I bought this collection on the strength of the judges. I knew such talented writers would chose excellent stories and indeed they have. This is an eclectic mix of modern literary fiction short stories. Really worth a purchase and a read. Looking forward to reading more from all of them.
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