The search for Canada's Most Iconic Book Cover: Round three


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Only eight books remain as we head into the third round of our search for Canada's most iconic book cover! Who will win? That's up to you. Vote in each matchup to determine the final four. You have until Sunday, August 4, at 11:59 p.m. ET to cast your vote. Voting for the fourth round will commence on Wednesday, August 7.

Check out the results of round one here and round two here.

(P.S. We tried our best to identify the designer for each cover, but as you can see, we didn't find them all! If you know who designed one of the uncredited covers, email us at


Title: Anne of Green Gables

Author: L.M. Montgomery

Originally published: 1908

Cover designer: Ben Stahl


Title: I Have to Go!

Author: Robert Munsch

Illustrator: Michael Martchenko

Originally published: 1987

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Title: The Book of Negroes

Author: Lawrence Hill

Originally published: 2007

Cover designer: Alan Jones


Title: The Hockey Sweater

Author: Roch Carrier

Translator: Sheila Fischman

Illustrator: Sheldon Cohen

Originally published: 1984 (English edition)


Title: Barney's Version

Author: Mordecai Richler

Originally published: 1997

Cover designer: Paul Hodgson

Photographer: John Scully

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Title: Alligator Pie

Author: Dennis Lee

Illustrator: Frank Newfeld

Originally published: 1974


Title: Love You Forever

Author: Robert Munsch

Illustrator: Sheila McGraw

Originally published: 1986


Title: A Complicated Kindness

Author: Miriam Toews

Originally published: 2004

Cover designer: Kelly Hill