Monthly Archives: December 2009

Canada Reads contenders

Here are the 2010 contenders announced today for the CBC’s “Canada Reads” (with links to their location in the library, in case you’d like to borrow them):

  • Generation X, by Douglas Coupland, will be defended by rapper Cadence Weapon.
  • Good to a Fault, by Marina Endicott, will be defended by broadcaster Simi Sara.
  • The Jade Peony, by Wayson Choy, will be defended by Dr. Samantha Nutt, founder of War Child Canada.
  • Nikolski, by Nicolas Dickner, will be defended by literary and cultural critic Michel V├ęzina.