Co-sponsors PwC and BMO Financial Group announced the finalists for this year’s National Business Book Award. The $20,000 prize is awarded to the author of the most outstanding Canadian business-related book published in 2012.” This year’s finalists are:

Bernie Finkelstein, True North: A Life in the Music Business

Chrystia Freeland, Plutocrats: The Rise of the New Global Super-Rich and the Fall of Everyone Else

Douglas Hunter, Double Double: How Tim Hortons Became a Canadian Way of Life One Cup at a Time

Amanda Lang, The Power of Why