Established by Toronto City Council in 1974, The Toronto Book Awards honour authors of books of literary or artistic merit that are evocative of Toronto. The annual awards offer $15,000 in prize money. Each finalist receives $1,000 and the winning author receives the remaining prize money.
The 2013 winner is Kamal Al-Solaylee for Intolerable: A Memoir of Extremes.
See all the past winners and finalists.