We'll All Be Burnt in Our Beds Some Night
We'll All Be Burnt in Our Beds Some Night is a novel by Canadian writer Joel Thomas Hynes, published in 2017 by Harper Perennial. It won the Governor General's Award for English-language fiction at the 2017 Governor General's Awards and the Winterset Award, and was longlisted for the 2017 Scotiabank Giller Prize.
The novel centres on Johnny Keough, who is undertaking a road trip from his home in Newfoundland to British Columbia to scatter the ashes of his girlfriend Madonna after she is killed in an accident.
- "Newfoundland and Joel Thomas Hynes: writing about a place he loves". Toronto Star, April 1, 2017.
- "Governor General Literary Awards announced: Joel Thomas Hynes wins top English fiction prize". CBC News, November 1, 2017.
- "Joel Thomas Hynes Wins BMO Winterset Award". VOCM, March 22, 2018.