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Canada Reads 2017

From March 27th to March 30th 2017, five prominent Canadians defended a book that they believed everyone in Canada should read. 

The winner for Canada Reads 2017 is Fifteen Dogs, championed by Humble The Poet

Canada Reads 2017 Shortlist 

To reserve your copy, click on each book cover below and place a hold through the libray catalogue:

The BreakCompany TownFifteen dogsNostalgiaThe right to be cold

Ali Hassan, from CBC's Laugh Out Loud, will host the Canada Reads show. Below are the five Canadians who will be defending a book they want to share with Canada.

Candy Palmater defending The Break by Katherena Vermette

Measha Brueggergosman defending Company Town by Madeline Ashby

Humble The Poet defending Fifteen Dogs by André Alexis

Jody Mitic defending Nostalgia by M.G. Vassanji

Chantal Kreviazuk defending The Right to Be Cold by Sheila Watt-Cloutier