ESA’s Own Book Club does Canada Reads 2017!

The 2017 Canada Reads Finalists have been announced.  This year’s theme is: What is the one book Canadians need now?

Join us, in the evening, on Wednesday March 8th, as the ESA Book Club engages in our own Battle of the Books.

If you’d like to join us, please:

Stay tuned!  We’re going on a field trip to the Canada Reads taping on the morning of Thursday March 30th.

  • Details to follow shortly.

Canada Reads: The Final Five

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.