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Canada Reads winner Jonny Appleseed by Joshua Whitehead optioned for TV adaptation

The award-winning Indigiqueer novel will be adapted into a four-part miniseries.

Syrian refugee story Homes by Abu Bakr al Rabeeah & Winnie Yeung to be adapted into graphic novel

Yeung will be adapting the book with illustrator Nicole Wolf. The adaptation will likely be published in 2023.

Canada Reads 2021 highlight reel: Relive the best moments from the week

That's a wrap on the 20th edition of Canada Reads with host Ali Hassan.

Devery Jacobs, championing Jonny Appleseed by Joshua Whitehead, wins Canada Reads 2021

In a tight 3-2 vote on the final day of debates, Devery Jacobs took home the win for Joshua Whitehead's debut novel Jonny Appleseed.

10 Canadian books to read if you loved Canada Reads winner Jonny Appleseed by Joshua Whitehead

These are the titles to check out after reading the book that won this year's great Canadian book debate!

8 Canadian books to read if you loved Canada Reads contender Butter Honey Pig Bread by Francesca Ekwuyasi

Butter Honey Pig Bread was championed by Roger Mooking on Canada Reads 2021. If you've just finished Butter Honey Pig Bread and are looking for a new read, check out these Canadian books.

10 Canadian books to read if you loved Canada Reads contender Hench by Natalie Zina Walschots

Hench was championed by Paul Sun-Hyung Lee. If you've finished reading Hench, check out these Canadian books.

8 books to read if you loved Canada Reads contender The Midnight Bargain by C.L. Polk

If you've finished The Midnight Bargain and are looking for your next book, here are 8 Canadian titles to check out.

8 Canadian books to read if you loved Canada Reads contender Two Trees Make a Forest by Jessica J. Lee

8 Canadian books to read if you loved Canada Reads contender Two Trees Make a Forest by Jessica J. Lee.

Canada Reads 2021 Finale: Watch the replay

Only two books remain in contention in Canada’s great book debate. Who will take this year’s crown? Find out today!
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Roger Mooking and Devery Jacobs go head-to-head in the Canada Reads 2021 finale

On the final day of Canada Reads 2021, Roger Mooking and Devery Jacobs make their final arguments over why their chosen book is the "one book to transport us."
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'Resilience comes in a lot of different ways.': Paul Sun-Hyung Lee champions Hench

On Day Three of Canada Reads 2021, Paul Sun-Hyung Lee and Devery Jacobs discuss themes in the novel Hench by Natalie Zina Walschots.
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'Repetition is the key to success... it's a battle of the mind': Rosey Edeh champions The Midnight Bargain

On Day Two of Canada Reads 2021, Rosey Edeh and Devery Jacobs shared their thoughts on the novel The Midnight Bargain by C.L. Polk.
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'The stories of our lives and... this Earth are intertwined': Scott Helman defends Two Trees Make a Forest

During the opening round of Canada Reads 2021, Scott Helman and Roger Mooking exchanged notes on the memoir Two Trees Make a Forest by Jessica J. Lee.

The Canada Reads 2021 podcast is here! Listen now to get ready for the great Canadian book debate

Canada Reads takes place March 8-11. There are 11 episodes designed to bring you everything you need to know to get ready!

Meet the Canada Reads 2021 contenders

2021 marks the 20th edition of Canada Reads. This year's theme is One Book to Transport Us. The debates will take place March 8-11.

Watch the Canada Reads 2021 book trailers

Canada Reads 2021 is March 8-11. In anticipation of the debates, here are the trailers for each of the books that will be featured on the show.

Vote for your Canada Reads 2021 book!

Your vote could help break a tie on Canada Reads!

Heads up teachers! Get Canada Reads 2021 in your classroom using this resource toolkit

Are you a secondary school teacher looking to use Canada Reads in your class? We have the 2021 teacher guide and resources available now on Curio!

Devery Jacobs & Joshua Whitehead discuss Canada Reads contender Jonny Appleseed

Devery Jacobs is championing Jonny Appleseed on Canada Reads 2021. The debates take place March 8-11.

Download a Canada Reads 2021 poster and book club materials

Get your poster, bookmark and virtual backgrounds before the debates, which take place March 8-11!
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11 books Butter Honey Pig Bread author Francesca Ekwuyasi loved reading

The Halifax author shares the books and authors that made an impact on her.

Jessica J. Lee explores how family and our environment are linked in Canada Reads book Two Trees Make a Forest

Scott Helman is championing Two Trees Make a Forest on Canada Reads 2021.

Roger Mooking & Francesca Ekwuyasi discuss Canada Reads contender Butter Honey Pig Bread

Roger Mooking is championing Butter Honey Pig Bread on Canada Reads 2021. The debates take place March 8-11.
My Life in Books

10 books Hench author Natalie Zina Walschots loved

The Toronto author and poet shares some of the books that have made an impact on her life and career as a writer.

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