Tag Archives: Canada Reads

Write Reads #46 The Year In Review

Hello, Dear Friends! Our deepest apologies to those of you who were expecting a podcast about Experimental Film. Sadly, it proved too difficult to obtain in our city of champions. If you were able to get your hands on a … Continue reading

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Write Reads #45 The Best Kind of People by Zoe Whittall

Welcome to the 45th Write Reads podcast! As all of our ardent fans know, November is now Write Reading in Bed Month. Laura from Reading in Bed once again joins us to discuss Zoe Whittall’s Giller nominated novel. As per … Continue reading

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Write Reads #36 The Outlander by Gil Adamson

Gush. Gush. Gush.* We REALLY liked this book. Tania is being systematically converted to a historical fiction fan by the awesome Canadian novels we’ve been picking for the past three years.  If you listen to the podcast you will find … Continue reading

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Fact or fiction? Canada Reads 2015

Tania’s Take on the Canada Reads 2015 Panelists – do you agree?: Martha – the poet. It’s tough to match the language of her passionate defense. Lainey – the activist. Sorry, Craig. Lainey is coming out as the stronger activist … Continue reading

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Write Reads #25 The Orenda by Joseph Boyden

Hot on the heels of gaining a bunch of new listeners, Tania and Kirt tread in tricky territory in this one. The Orenda is probably one of the “biggest” books we’ve tackled. Do we bring anything new to the table? … Continue reading

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Canada? Is That You?

As usual, Tania and I are in complete agreement about Canada Reads’ quest to find a book that will change Canada. The notion that there is a book that can do this is overly optimistic (to put it politely). But … Continue reading

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