How to tune in to Canada Reads


5 books. 4 days of debate. 1 winner. Five prominent Canadians chose a book they believe is the one novel all of Canada should read. 

Canada Reads takes place March 21-24, 2016. Here's how you can tune in:


  • 10 a.m. ET. video live stream on
  • On-demand video is available each afternoon


  • 11 a.m. local time (1:30 p.m. NT) on CBC Radio One
  • 8 p.m. local time (8:30 p.m. NT) on CBC Radio One
  • 3:00 a.m. (3:30 a.m. NT) the next day on CBC Radio One
  • The podcast is available here or on iTunes
  • SiriuxXM 169 will broadcast the episode at 11:00 a.m., 10:00 p.m. (same day) and 2:00 a.m. (the next day)


  • 4 p.m. local time on CBC Television (4:30 in NFLD), except Tuesday March 22, when it will air at 3 p.m. local time
  • 7 p.m. ET on documentary
  • 9 p.m. PT on documentary

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