Thursday, February 9, 2012 |
Shad took home the Canada Reads crown on February 9, after four days of fierce debates. His chosen title, Something Fierce: Memoirs of a Revolutionary Daughter, narrowly edged out Alan Thicke's choice, The Game by Ken Dryden, in a 3-2 vote.
You can relive all the drama in our video stream and live chat below:
Here's how the final day of votes went down:
Alan Thicke: Something Fierce by Carmen Aguirre
Shad: The Game by Ken Dryden
Stacey McKenzie: Something Fierce by Carmen Aguirre
Arlene Dickinson: The Game by Ken Dryden
Anne-France Goldwater: The Game by Ken Dryden
Result: The Game goes down in a close 3-2 vote. Something Fierce is the Canada Reads 2012 champion!
Shad stopped by CBC News Network to discuss his win and the dramatic week leading up to it:
Which book should be the People's Choice?