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:
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