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Canada Reads

 

Canada Reads

In this annual title fight, five celebrity panelists defend their favourite work of Canadian fiction. One by one, books are voted off the list, until one panelist triumphs with the book for Canada to read this year.

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Careful what you wish for: The perils of wooing Amazon

Unfortunately, in the process of getting Amazon to come to your city, you might end up giving away the farm.

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Reconciliation: how to get involved

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Beer and languages

A study finds that drinking a beer can help you speak a foreign language. Really.

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Carnage on Toronto streets

A growing number of cyclists are beginning to take on the mindless aggression of motorists.

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Canada Reads 2017: The Finale

With just Fifteen Dogs and Company Town remaining, who will win this year's Canada Reads?

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Canada Reads 2017: Day Three

Three books remain going into day three of Canada Reads.

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Canada Reads 2017: Day Two

With one book down and four remaining, it's day two of the battle of the books.

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Canada Reads 2017: Day One

The ultimate book club battle begins with day one of Canada Reads 2017!

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Canada Reads 2017: Podcast Preview

A preview of Canada Reads 2017. Includes interviews with this year's panellists, Chantal Kreviazuk, Humble The Poet, Measha Brueggergosman and Candy Palmater.

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