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The art and science of guessing of the Giller Add to ...

"Guessing" is the theme of this year's Giller Prize. While the nominated books seem diverse in subject, apparently they suffer from a tonal homogeneity. This has driven pundits to guess via body language and, in what is perhaps the best technique I've seen yet, Internet tag comparison on the book blog A Certain Bent Appeal.

To authors who wish to truck in future award bait, blogger B. Kienapple has one word of advice for you: alcoholism.


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