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Book awards: Canada Reads Nominee

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Works (103)

The Best Laid Plans by Terry Fallis2011 Top 40 Essential Canadian Novels
Bottle Rocket Hearts by Zoe Whittall2011 Top 40 Essential Canadian Novels
Drive-by Saviours by Chris Benjamin2011 Top 40 Essential Canadian Novels
Elle by Douglas Glover2011 Top 40 Essential Canadian Novels
Shelf Monkey by Corey Redekop2011 Top 40 Essential Canadian Novels
A Fine Balance by Rohinton Mistry2002
The Handmaid's Tale by Margaret Atwood2002
The Stone Angel by Margaret Laurence2002
Whylah Falls by George Elliott Clarke2002
The Colony of Unrequited Dreams by Wayne Johnston2003
Life of Pi by Yann Martel2003
The Lost Garden by Helen Humphreys2003
Sarah Binks by Paul G. Hiebert2003
Barney's Version by Mordecai Richler2004
Green Grass, Running Water by Thomas King2004
The Heart is an Involuntary Muscle by Monique Proulx2004
The Love of a Good Woman by Alice Munro2004
Beautiful Losers by Leonard Cohen2005
No Crystal Stair by Mairuth Sarsfield2005
Oryx and Crake by Margaret Atwood2005
Volkswagen Blues by Jacques Poulin2005
Cocksure by Mordecai Richler2006
Deafening by Frances Itani2006
Rooms for Rent in the Outer Planets: Selected Poems 1962-1996 by Al Purdy2006
Three Day Road by Joseph Boyden2006
Children of My Heart by Gabrielle Roy2007
Natasha: And Other Stories by David Bezmozgis2007
The Song of Kahunsha by Anosh Irani2007
Stanley Park by Timothy Taylor2007
Brown Girl In The Ring by Nalo Hopkinson2008
From the Fifteenth District by Mavis Gallant2008
Icefields by Thomas Wharton2008
Not Wanted on the Voyage by Timothy Findley2008
The Fat Woman Next Door Is Pregnant by Michel Tremblay2009
Fruit by Brian Francis2009
Mercy Among the Children by David Adams Richards2009
The Outlander by Gil Adamson2009
Fall on Your Knees by Ann-Marie MacDonald2010
Generation X: Tales for an Accelerated Culture by Douglas Coupland2010
Good to a Fault by Marina Endicott2010
The Jade Peony by Wayson Choy2010
The Birth House by Ami McKay2011
The Bone Cage by Angie Abdou2011
The Collected Essex County by Jeff Lemire2011
Unless by Carol Shields2011
The Game: A Thoughtful and Provocative Look at a Life in Hockey by Ken Drydennot in English Common Knowledge2012
On a Cold Road: Tales of Adventure in Canadian Rock by Dave Bidininot in English Common Knowledge2012
Prisoner of Tehran: A Memoir by Marina Nematnot in English Common Knowledge2012
Something Fierce: Memoirs of a Revolutionary Daughter by Carmen Aguirrenot in English Common Knowledge2012
The Tiger: A True Story of Vengeance and Survival by John Vaillantnot in English Common Knowledge2012
The Age Of Hope by David Bergen2013
Away by Jane Urquhart2013
February by Lisa Moorenot in English Common Knowledge2013
Indian Horse by Richard Wagamesenot in English Common Knowledge2013
Two Solitudes by Hugh MacLennannot in English Common Knowledge2013
Annabel by Kathleen Winternot in English Common Knowledge2014
Cockroach by Rawi Hage2014
Half Blood Blues by Esi Edugyannot in English Common Knowledge2014
The Orenda by Joseph Boydennot in English Common Knowledge2014
The Year of the Flood by Margaret Atwoodnot in English Common Knowledge2014
And the Birds Rained Down by Jocelyne Sauciernot in English Common Knowledge2015
Arrival City: How the Largest Migration in History Is Reshaping Our World by Doug Saunders2015
The Inconvenient Indian: A Curious Account of Native People in North America by Thomas Kingnot in English Common Knowledge2015
Intolerable by Kamal Al-Solayleenot in English Common Knowledge2015
Ru by Kim Thúynot in English Common Knowledge2015
When Everything Feels like the Movies (Governor General's Literary Award winner, Children's Literature) by Raziel Reidnot in English Common Knowledge2015
Birdie by Tracey Lindberg2016
Bone and Bread by Saleema Nawaznot in English Common Knowledge2016
The Hero's Walk by Anita Rau Badaminot in English Common Knowledge2016
The Illegal: A Novel by Lawrence Hillnot in English Common Knowledge2016
Minister Without Portfolio by Michael Winternot in English Common Knowledge2016
The Break by Katherena Vermette2017
Company Town by Madeline Ashbynot in English Common Knowledge2017
Fifteen Dogs: An Apologue by André Alexisnot in English Common Knowledge2017
Nostalgia by M. G. Vassanjinot in English Common Knowledge2017
The Right to Be Cold: One Woman's Story of Protecting Her Culture, the Arctic and the Whole Planet by Sheila Watt-Cloutiernot in English Common Knowledge2017
American War by Omar El Akkad2018
The Boat People by Sharon Bala2018
Forgiveness by Mark Sakamoto2018
The Marrow Thieves by Cherie Dimaline2018
Precious Cargo: My Year of Driving the Kids on School Bus 3077 by Craig Davidson2018
All Our Wrong Todays by Elan Mastai2019
The Boy on the Beach: My Family's Escape from Syria and Our Hope for a New Home by Tima Kurdi2019
Brother by David Chariandy2019
By Chance Alone: A Remarkable True Story of Courage and Survival at Auschwitz by Max Eisen2019
The Chimps of Fauna Sanctuary: A True Story of Resilience and Recovery by Andrew Westoll2019
Corvus by Harold R. Johnson2019
The Crazy Game: How I Survived in the Crease and Beyond by Clint Malarchuk2019
La femme qui fuit by Anaïs Barbeau-Lavalette2019
Heart Berries: A Memoir by Terese Marie Mailhot2019
Homes: A Refugee Story by Abu Bakr al Rabeeah2019
Life on the Ground Floor by James Maskalyk2019
An Ocean of Minutes by Thea Lim2019
That Time I Loved You by Carrianne Leung2019
This Accident of Being Lost by Leanne Betasamosake Simpson2019
From the Ashes: My Story of Being Métis, Homeless, and Finding My Way by Jesse Thistle2020
Radicalized by Cory Doctorownot in English Common Knowledge2020
Small Game Hunting at the Local Coward Gun Club by Megan Gail Colesnot in English Common Knowledge2020
Son of a Trickster by Eden Robinsonnot in English Common Knowledge2020
Butter Honey Pig Bread by Francesca Ekwuyasinot in English Common Knowledge2021
Hench by Natalie Zina Walschotsnot in English Common Knowledge2021
The Midnight Bargain by C. L. Polknot in English Common Knowledge2021
Two Trees Make a Forest: In Search of My Family's Past Among Taiwan's Mountains and Coasts by Jessica J. Leenot in English Common Knowledge2021

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These are the nominees (not winners) of the annual Canada Reads contest, hosted by the CBC since 2002. There is a separate page for the Canada Reads winners.


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