The finalists: Inspiring quotes

What is the one novel that could change Canada? We will find out March 3-6. That's when CBC's battle of the books returns to CBC Radio, CBC TV and online at CBC Books. 

During the four days of debate, the five celebrity panelists will make eloquent cases for why their book should win. Their arguments will be intelligent, articulate and passionate. But we thought we'd take a moment to let the words written by the authors themselves take centre stage. Take a look at these amazing quotes below. The graphics were designed by Farhang Ghajar.

Find out why these books are the chosen ones:


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