The year 2020 was a year like no other. As we start 2021 and look forward to the 20th edition of Canada Reads, we are reminded that books can be a safe place to go when times are tough. Whether you're reading to escape your daily cares, to explore new perspectives or simply to lift your spirits, these stories of perseverance, discovery and resilience will transport you across Canada, around the world and to worlds beyond.
Over four days, the five champions will bring their diverse perspectives to this year's theme: One Book to Transport Us.
COMING SOON: Look for author videos, book excerpts, classroom activities and more for the 2021 books – coming in the week of March 1st. In the meantime, check out authors from previous years, as well as the How to Use Canada Reads in the Classroom teacher guide.
Watch or listen to CBC's Canada Reads debates March 8-11, 2021 at cbc.ca/canadareads.