- George Saunders wins Folio Prize for literature Updated: Mar-10-14 5:48 pm
- Correction: Canada-Obit-Gallant story Updated: Feb-19-14 2:51 pm
LONDON - American writer George Saunders won the 40,000 pound ($67,000) Folio Prize for literature on Monday with his humorous and disturbing short-story collection "Tenth of December."
TORONTO - In a story Feb. 18 about the death of author Mavis Gallant, The Associated Press, quoting an editor from The New Yorker, reported erroneously that the magazine published 114 of Gallant's stories. The correct number of stories published was 116.