Tuesday, November 9, 2010

Canada Reads 2011-Top10

CBC announced the top ten books from 40 today! The five celebrity panelists and their selections for Canada Reads 2011 will be announced November 24th.

The top are:

  • Bottle Rocket Hearts, by Zoe Whittall
  • Essex County, by Jeff Lemire
  • Life of Pi, by Yann Martel
  • Pattern Recognition, by William Gibson
  • The Best Laid Plans, by Terry Fallis
  • The Birth House, by Ami McKay
  • The Bone Cage, by Angie Abdou
  • The Book of Negroes, by Lawrence Hill
  • Three Day Road, by Joseph Boyden
  • Unless, by Carol Shields
I think I will probably read the final five again..anybody else??

On another note-the winner of the Giller Prize will be announced tonight!
**UPDATE: And the winner is...Johanna Skibsrud for The Sentimentalists!!**

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