The five books that all of Canada will read have been announced:
- Stephen Lewis defends The Year of the Flood by Margaret Atwood
- Wab Kinew defends The Orenda by Joseph Boyden
- Donovan Bailey defend Half Blood Blues by Esi Edugyan
- Samantha Bee defends Cockroach by Rawi Hage
- Sarah Gadon defends Annabel by Kathleen Winter
Read about all of these books, and celebritites, at the CBC Canadian Reads website.