Canada Book Week Suggestions

This list is by no means exhaustive. Thanks to everyone who made a suggestion. These are all wonderful!!

  • A Complicated Kindness, Miriam Toews (may I add The Flying Troutmans and Women Talking to the list)
     

  • The Autobiography, David Suzuki
     

  • The Alchemist, Paulo Coelho
     

  • The Book of Negroes, Lawrence Hill
     

  • Waiting for Joe, Sandra Birdsell
     

  • Life of Pi and The High Mountains of Portugal, Yann Martel
     

  • Blind Assassin and Oryx and Crake and Alias Grace, Margaret Atwood
     

  • Medicine Walk, Richard Wagamese
     

  • Talking to Strangers, Malcolm Gladwell
     

  • Power of One, Bryce Courtenay
     

  • A Perfect Night to Go to China, David Gilmour
     

  • Diving Bell and the Butterfly, Jean-Dominique Bauby
     

  • Infidel: My Life, Ayaan Hirsi Ali
     

  • The Better Angels of Our Nature, Steven Pinker
     

  • Half-Blood Blues, Esi Edugyan
     

  • Room, Emma Donoghue
     

  • A Long Walk to Freedom, Nelson Mandela
     

  • Birds of America, Lorrie Moore
     

  • A Short History of Tractors in Ukrainian, Marina Lewycka