The Literary Review of Canada's 100 most important Canadian books

Given by Literary Review of Canada

100 Works 147,255 Books 3,116 Reviews 4.1
Year Awarded:
2006
WorkOrder Label
Bref récit et succincte narration de la navigation faite en MDXXXV et MDXXXVI par le capitaine Jacques Cartier aux îles de Canada, Hochelaga, Saguenay et autres (2016) by Jacques Cartier
1
A Journey to the Northern Ocean: The Adventures of Samuel Hearne (Classics West) (1795) by Samuel Hearne
2
Wacousta: A Tale of the Canadas (1832) by John Richardson
3
Report on the Affairs of British North America (2009) by John George Lambton (Lord Durham)
4
Roughing it in the Bush (1852) by Susanna Moodie
5
...Report of Its Progress from Its Commencement to 1863: Illustrated by 498 Wood Cuts in the Text and Accompanied by an Atlas of Maps and Sections... (2012) by Geological Survey of Canada.,
6
Canada and the Canadian Question (1891) by Goldwin Smith
7
Wild Animals I Have Known (1898) by Ernest Thompson Seton
8
The poems of Archibald Lampman (1974) by Archibald Lampman
9
The Imperialist (1904) by Sara Jeannette Duncan
10
Anne of Green Gables (1908) by L. M. Montgomery
11
Sunshine Sketches of a Little Town (1912) by Stephen Leacock
12
Flint and Feather: The Complete Poems of E. Pauline Johnson (Tekahionwake) (1913) by E. Pauline Johnson
13
Maria Chapdelaine (1913) by Louis Hémon
14
Jalna (1927) by Mazo De la Roche
15
The Fur Trade in Canada: An Introduction to Canadian Economic History (1956) by Harold A. Innis
16
Such Is My Beloved (1934) by Morley Callaghan
17
The Commercial Empire of the St. Lawrence 1760-1850 (1936) by D.G. Creighton
18
Boss of the River (1937) by Félix-Antoine Savard
19
As For Me and My House (1941) by Sinclair Ross
20
Two Solitudes (1945) by Hugh MacLennan
21
The Tin Flute (1945) by Gabrielle Roy
22
REPORT OF THE ROYAL COMMISSION TO INVESTIGATE THE FACTS RELATING TO AND THE CIRCUMSTANCES SURROUNDING THE COMMUNICATION, BUT PUBLIC OFFICIALS AND OTHER PERSONS.OF SECRET AND CONFIDENTIAL INFORMATION TO THE AGENTS OF A FOREIGN POWER (1946) by Government of Canada
23
Who Has Seen the Wind (1947) by W.O. Mitchell
24
The Plouffe Family (1948) by Roger Lemelin
25
Total Refusal: The Complete 1948 Manifesto of the Montreal Automatists (1986) by Ray Ellenwood
26
Empire and Communications (1972) by Harold A. Innis
27
Report of the Royal Commission on National Development in the Arts, Letters and Sciences, 1949-1951 by Government of Canada
28
People of the Deer (1952) by Farley Mowat
29
So little for the mind (1953) by Hilda Neatby
30
John A. Macdonald: The Young Politician. The Old Chieftain (RICH: Reprints in Canadian History) (1955) by Donald Creighton
31
Insight: A Study of Human Understanding (1958) by Bernard J. F. Lonergan
32
Anatomy of Criticism: Four Essays (1957) by Northrop Frye
33
The Apprenticeship of Duddy Kravitz (1959) by Mordecai Richler
34
The Spice-Box of Earth (1961) by Leonard Cohen
35
The Gutenberg Galaxy: The Making of Typographic Man (1962) by Marshall McLuhan
36
Renegade in Power: The Diefenbaker Years (1963) by Peter C. Newman
37
Royal Commission on Health Services : [report] (1964) by Government of Canada
38
The Stone Angel (1964) by Margaret Laurence
39
In Praise of Older Women (1966) by Stephen Vizinczey
40
Lament for a Nation : The Defeat of Canadian Nationalism (1965) by George Grant
41
Next Episode (1967) by Hubert Aquin
42
The vertical mosaic : an analysis of social class and power in Canada (1965) by John Porter
43
A Season in the Life of Emmanuel (1965) by Marie-Claire Blais
44
Place d'Armes (1967) by Scott Symons
45
The Ecstasy of Rita Joe (1970) by George Ryga
46
Report of the Royal Commission on Bilingualism and Biculturalism by Government of Canada
47
Les Belles Soeurs (1972) by Michel Tremblay
48
Federalism and the French Canadians (1967) by Pierre Elliott Trudeau
49
White Niggers of America (1968) by Pierre Vallières
50
Fifth Business (1970) by Robertson Davies
51
Gentlemen, players and politicians (1970) by Dalton Camp
52
Silent Surrender: The Multinational Corporation in Canada (1970) by Kari Levitt
53
The Blacks in Canada: A History (1971) by Robin W. Winks
54
The Bush Garden: Essays on the Canadian Imagination (1971) by Northrop Frye
55
Lives of Girls and Women (1971) by Alice Munro
56
Paul Kane's Frontier by J. Russell Harper
57
Red Lights on the Prairies (1971) by James H. Gray
58
La Sagouine (1971) by Antonine Maillet
59
The Last Spike (1971) by Pierre Berton
60
Leaving Home (1972) by David French
61
Survival: A Thematic Guide to Canadian Literature (1972) by Margaret Atwood
62
Hockey Basics (1973) by Howie Meeker
63
The Temptations of Big Bear (1973) by Rudy Wiebe
64
Ten Lost Years, 1929-1939: Memories of the Canadians Who Survived the Depression (1973) by Barry Broadfoot
65
Alligator Pie (1974) by Dennis Lee
66
The Siren Years: A Canadian Diplomat Abroad 1937-1945 (1974) by Charles Ritchie
67
Bear (1976) by Marian Engel
68
A Very Double Life: The Private World of Mackenzie King (1976) by C. P. Stacey
69
Duplessis (1943) by Conrad Black
70
A new Athens (1977) by Hugh Hood
71
The Wars (1977) by Timothy Findley
72
Obasan (1981) by Joy Kogawa
73
None is too many: Canada and the Jews of Europe, 1933-1948 (1982) by Irving M. Abella
74
Radical Tories: The Conservative Tradition in Canada (1982) by Charles Taylor
75
Banting: A Biography (1984) by Michael Bliss
76
Neuromancer (1984) by William Gibson
77
The Canadian Encyclopedia [4-volume set] (1985) by James H. Marsh
78
The Handmaid's Tale (1985) by Margaret Atwood
79
Report: Royal Commission on the Economic Union and Development Prospects for Can (1985) by Canada. Royal Commission on Aboriginal Peoples
80
Rites of Spring: The Great War and the Birth of the Modern Age (1989) by Modris Eksteins
81
Solomon Gursky Was Here (1989) by Mordecai Richler
82
Dry Lips Oughta Move to Kapuskasing (1989) by Tomson Highway
83
Trudeau and our times [2-volume set] (1997) by Stephen Clarkson
84
The Ethics of Authenticity (1991) by Charles Taylor
85
Blood and Belonging: Journeys into the New Nationalism (1993) by Michael Ignatieff
86
Green Grass, Running Water (1993) by Thomas King
87
The Stone Diaries (1993) by Carol Shields
88
A Fine Balance (1995) by Rohinton Mistry
89
The Group of Seven: Art for a Nation (1995) by Charles C. Hill
90
The Jade Peony (1995) by Wayson Choy
91
Nationalism Without Walls: The Unbearable Lightness of Being Canadian (1995) by Richard J. Gwyn
92
The Unconscious Civilization (1995) by John Ralston Saul
93
Yankee Go Home?: Canadians and Anti-Americanism (1996) by J. L. Granatstein
94
The Colony of Unrequited Dreams (1998) by Wayne Johnston
95
A National Crime: The Canadian Government And the Residential School System (1999) by John S. Milloy
96
No Logo (2000) by Naomi Klein
97
Long Shadows: Truth, Lies and History (2000) by Erna Paris
98
Fire and Ice (2003) by Michael Adams
99
Dark Age Ahead (2004) by Jane Jacobs
100

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