Two books face off in the final debate. Which one will be declared the Canada Reads 2018 champion?
The 2018 contenders are:
Tahmoh Penikett defending American War by Omar El Akkad
Jeanne Beker defending Forgiveness by Mark Sakamoto
Jully Black defending The Marrow Thieves by Cherie Dimaline
Greg Johnson defending Precious Cargo by Craig Davidson
Mozhdah Jamalzadah defending The Boat People by Sharon Bala
About Canada Reads:
Canada Reads is CBC’s annual literary debate show. Over four live days of debate, five prominent Canadians champion a book that they believe “will open your eyes.” One book is voted off each day, until one book remains and is crowned winner. Canada Reads takes place March 26-29, 2018.
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Canada Reads 2018 – Highlight Reel