Sun News Network personality Ezra Levant has won the $20,000 National Business Book Award.
Levant nabbed the prize - which celebrates the best in Canadian business writing - for Ethical Oil: The Case for Canada's Oil Sands, published by McClelland & Stewart.
Originally from Calgary, Levant is a lawyer and the author of three other books.
The prize jury was chaired by Roger Martin, the dea n of the Rotman School of Management at the University of Toronto.
Other finalists were: Sheila McLeod Arnopoulos for Saris on Scooters: How Microcredit Is Changing Village India (Dundurn Press); Richard Florida for The Great Reset: How New Ways of Living and Working Drive Post-Crash Prosperity (Random House); and David Orrell for Economyths: Ten Ways Economics Gets It Wrong (John Wiley & Sons Canada).
Last year's winner was Jeff Rubin for Why Your World is About to Get a Whole Lot Smaller: Oil and the End of Globalization.