Canada Reads 2013: Panelists' quotes

Many Canada Reads fans have agreed that the level of debate and discourse throughout this year's show was among the best ever. The panelists defended their respective books with poise, intelligence, and incredible passion. To celebrate the achievements of this year's group, we've collected some of their most articulate and powerful statements in the photos below. Feel free to save them, print them out, and spread them around to encourage people to read (and re-read!) these great Canadian novels. Special thanks to photographer Tanja Tiziana for capturing these images.

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Carol Huynh defended Indian Horse by Richard Wagamese. Indian Horse was selected as The People's Choice winner.

Ron MacLean defended The Age of Hope by David Bergen.

Charlotte Gray defended Away by Jane Urquhart.

Jay Baruchel defended Two Solitudes by Hugh MacLennan.

Trent McClellan defended February by Lisa Moore. The panelists chose February as this year's Canada Reads winner.

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