The list of winners and works honoured include:
- Vancouver's Deborah Campbell, who won the $60,000 Hilary Weston Writers' Trust Prize for her non-fiction book, A Disappearance in Damascus;
- Kitimat-born Eden Robinson, whose body of work won the $25,000 Writers' Trust Engel/Findley Award;
- Gregory Scofield, whose body of work earned him the $25,000 Latner's Writers' Trust Poetry Prize;
- Victoria writer Yasuko Thanh, who won the Rogers Writers' Trust Fiction Prize of $25,000 for her debut novel, Mysterious Fragrance of the Yellow Mountains;
- Brian Brett, author of a dozen books across genres who was recognized with the $20,000 Matt Cohen Award: In Celebration of a Writing Life;
- Alan Cumyn, who won the $20,000 Vicky Metcalf Award for Literature for Young People;
- Colette Langlois, who won the $10,000 Writers' Trust/McClelland & Stewart Journey Prize for her first ever published short story, The Emigrants.