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REPLAY: Canada Reads, Day Three

For the third day in a row, the final vote was tight, coming down to one deciding vote. Find out which two books made it to the finals.
Three books left! Only two will make it to the finale. (Craig Cooper/CBC)

Day Three of this year's Canada Reads competition saw some of the most intense and spirited discussions of the show so far. The show began with an opportunity for the remaining champions to attempt to change the minds of panellists who had voted against their book in previous episodes. The panellists also had a chance to address criticisms of their books made on social media. The ensuing debate lead to a tense final vote.

Which two books made it to tomorrow's final round? Watch Day Three of Canada Reads in the livestream player below or read the voting breakdown results here.

The debates also air on CBC Radio One at 11:05 a.m. ET, CT, MT, PT. They will air at 1:05 p.m. in Atlantic Canada and 1:35 p.m. in Newfoundland and Labrador. The shows will air on CBC Television at 4 p.m. local.

The Day Three contenders were:

•    Chantal Kreviazuk defending The Right to Be Cold by Sheila Watt-Cloutier
•    Humble The Poet defending Fifteen Dogs by André Alexis
•    Measha Brueggergosman defending Company Town by Madeline Ashby


DAY ONE: Candy Palmater defending The Break by Katherena Vermette

DAY TWO: Jody Mitic defending Nostalgia by M.G. Vassanji


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