1939 Governor General's Awards
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The 1939 Governor General's Awards for Literary Merit were the fourth such awards. No monetary prize was yet given; the awards were simply recognition of the authors.
- Fiction: Franklin D. McDowell, The Champlain Road
- Poetry or drama: Arthur S. Bourinot Under the Sun
- Non-fiction: Laura G. Salverson, Confessions of an Immigrant's Daughter
Source: "Cumulative List of Winners of the Governor General's Literary Awards," (.pdf), Canada Council. Web, Mar. 22, 2011. <http://www.canadacouncil.ca/NR/rdonlyres/CCA1B1A6-59E5-4748-BFEE-B64313E92624/0/cumulativewinners20091.pdf>