Join Saroja Coelho, host of CBC Quebec’s Breakaway, for a local Canada Reads debate here, at the Morrin Centre. Five local experts will discuss why their book is the one Canadians should be reading right now.
Author Neil Bissoondath defends The Boat People by Sharon Bala.
Huron Wendat actor Charles Bender defends Cherie Dimaline’s The Marrow Thieves.
Bernard Gilbert, head of Quebec City’s emerging arts centre, Le Diamant, defends American War by Omar El Akkad.
Language instructor and journalist Mary McCown defends Craig Davidson’s Precious Cargo.
Author Daniel Grenier defends Forgiveness by Mark Sakamoto.
Attendance is free, and everyone will get a chance to WIN free books! Come learn about this year’s Canada Reads selections and get to know some amazing members of the Quebec community.
Please register for this free event by scrolling down to indicate how many seats you’d like to reserve.