Homerun's Sue Smith meets Canada Reads contender Saleema Nawaz at Indigo Place Montreal Trust

CBC Montreal's Homerun team broadcasted live from Indigo Place Montreal Trust to meet Montreal author Saleema Nawaz about her Canada Reads book, Bone and Bread.

CBC Montreal afternoon show's broadcast featured sisters Jane, Anna McGarrigle on sisterhood

Saleema Nawaz, the Montreal author of Bone and Bread, is Sue Smith's guest today at a live broadcast of Homerun at Indigo Place Montreal Trust. (CBC)
Quebec musicians Jane and Anna McGarrigle talk sisterhood with Sue Smith on Homerun, live at Indigo Place Montreal Trust this afternoon. (CBC)
CBC Montreal's Homerun team broadcasted live from Indigo Place Montreal Trust today.

Homerun host Sue Smith interviewed Montreal author Saleema Nawaz about her book, Bone and Bread.

Farah Mohamed, the founder and CEO of G(irls)20, is defending Nawaz's book on Canada Reads next week.

At Indigo, Homerunexplored into a variety of themes from Bone and Bread, including family secrets, struggling with an eating disorder and reuniting with long-lost family members.

Musical sisters

The Boulay sisters will perform live on Homerun at Indigo Place Montreal Trust from 3 p.m. until 5 p.m. ET today. (Eli Bissonnette and Jeanne Joly)

Sue Smith also sat down with two of Quebec's best-known siblings, musicians Jane and Anna McGarrigle, to talk about sisterhood – and what it's like for the sisters to work and create together.

There were also live music performances from Les Soeurs Boulay from 3:00 p.m. to 5 p.m. ET.



To encourage thoughtful and respectful conversations, first and last names will appear with each submission to CBC/Radio-Canada's online communities (except in children and youth-oriented communities). Pseudonyms will no longer be permitted.

By submitting a comment, you accept that CBC has the right to reproduce and publish that comment in whole or in part, in any manner CBC chooses. Please note that CBC does not endorse the opinions expressed in comments. Comments on this story are moderated according to our Submission Guidelines. Comments are welcome while open. We reserve the right to close comments at any time.