Canada Reads | Feb 14, 2013 | 52:57

Canada Reads 2013: Day Four

The final day of Canada Reads! Two titles remain and only one can be crowned the Canada Reads 2013 champion.

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Canada Reads Canada Reads 2013: Author Richard Wagamese reads from "Indian Horse" Dec 17, 2012 | 4:41In this passage, narrator Saul Indian Horse becomes the official rink cleaner at St. Jerome's Residential School, and thanks to this chore, manages to find time to work on his hockey skills. .
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Canada Reads Canada Reads 2013: In conversation with panelist Charlotte Gray Jan 18, 2013 | 14:37The historian and Canada Reads panelist talks up her pick, Away by Jane Urquhart, and shares what she thinks of her competition.
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Canada Reads Canada Reads 2013: Day Three Feb 13, 2013 | 52:58The third round of the Canada Reads 2013 debates concluded with one more book eliminated. The remaining two books will go head to head in the final show on Day Four.
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Canada Reads Canada Reads 2015: Day One Mar 16, 2015 | 53:57The battle of the books begins! Listen to an intense first day of debates and a surprising finish.
Canada Reads - CBC Books presents a reading of "Something Fierce:" Episode 1Jul 9, 2012 | 15:33Canada Reads CBC Books presents a reading of "Something Fierce:" Episode 1 Audio
Canada Reads CBC Books presents a reading of "Something Fierce:" Episode 1 Jul 9, 2012 | 15:33This summer we're featuring this year's Canada Reads winning book. "Something Fierce: Memoirs of A Revolutionary Daughter" is the true story of a Chilean family in the resistance against Augusto Pinochet. Here's author Carmen Aguirre reading the opening scene from Something Fierce.
Canada Reads - CBC Books presents a reading of "Something Fierce:" Episode 2Jul 10, 2012 | 15:37Canada Reads CBC Books presents a reading of "Something Fierce:" Episode 2 Audio
Canada Reads CBC Books presents a reading of "Something Fierce:" Episode 2 Jul 10, 2012 | 15:37When she was eleven, Carmen Aguirre and her family left the safety of Vancouver to return to South America and life in the Chilean resistance. Her memoir about those years is called Something Fierce and it won Canada Reads 2012.
Canada Reads - CBC Books presents a reading of "Something Fierce:" Episode 3Jul 11, 2012 | 15:28Canada Reads CBC Books presents a reading of "Something Fierce:" Episode 3 Audio
Canada Reads CBC Books presents a reading of "Something Fierce:" Episode 3 Jul 11, 2012 | 15:28In this installment of Something Fierce, Carmen's mother and stepfather take Carmen and her sister on a reconnaissance hike through the Andes mountains.
Canada Reads - CBC Books presents a reading of "Something Fierce:" Episode 4Jul 12, 2012 | 14:44Canada Reads CBC Books presents a reading of "Something Fierce:" Episode 4 Audio
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Canada Reads - CBC Books presents a reading of "Something Fierce:" Episode 5Jul 13, 2012 | 15:23Canada Reads CBC Books presents a reading of "Something Fierce:" Episode 5 Audio
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Canada Reads - CBC Books presents a reading of "Something Fierce:" Episode 6Jul 16, 2012 | 15:57Canada Reads CBC Books presents a reading of "Something Fierce:" Episode 6 Audio
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Canada Reads - CBC Books presents a reading of "Something Fierce:" Episode 8Jul 18, 2012 | 15:14Canada Reads CBC Books presents a reading of "Something Fierce:" Episode 8 Audio
Canada Reads CBC Books presents a reading of "Something Fierce:" Episode 8 Jul 18, 2012 | 15:14In today's reading of Something Fierce, Bolivia has a new government and security on the streets is even tighter. For a young girl with her first boyfriend, life is both frightening and exciting.

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