Canada Reads 2014: The final

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What a spectacular end to a week of incredible debates. You can watch the on-demand video replay above. Scroll down to find out the winner.

Canada Reads 2014 Winner:

orenda-584-cbc.jpgCongratulations to Wab Kinew for successfully defending The Orenda by Joseph Boyden to victory in this year's Canada Reads! The panelists voted 3-2 to eliminate Cockroach by Rawi Hage.

Watch all the debates
: Day One -- Day Two -- Day Three --

canadian-character-showdown-180-101.pngThis year's Canada Reads experience may be winding down, but, if you're anything like us, you have CanLit on the brain all year 'round. Let's keep the fun and the discussion going. CBC Books is launching a new campaign to identify the most iconic literary Canadian character ever. Send us your picks and your reasons why you think they qualify!

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