15 Canadian memoirs you need to read

If you love nonfiction, this list is for you: 15 amazing true stories by great Canadian authors.

Ever wanted to share your own story? Why not enter the CBC Literary Prizes? The winner receives $6,000, publication right here on cbcbooks.ca and in Air Canada enRoute magazine and a 10-day writing residency at the Banff Centre. It could be the start of a long, successful writing career. 

Don't believe us? Here are 10 Canadian household names who won CBC Literary Prizes. And if you need inspiration to work on your own entry, check out these superb Canadian memoirs:


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