Alice Munro, award-winning Canadian author. (Photo via X.)

Canadian literary giant Alice Munro died on May 13 at the age of 92. This master storyteller was the author of more than 150 short stories.

A national treasure

Ms. Munro was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in 2013. She was the first Canadian and one of only 17 women to receive this prestigious honour.

“Alice Munro is a national treasure,” said Kristin Cochrane, CEO of McClelland & Stewart. “Her work leaves an indelible mark on our literary landscape.”