Canlit Book Lists

The Handmaid's Tale by Margaret AtwoodAnne of Green Gables by L.M. MontgomeryThe Book of Negroes by Lawrence HillLife of Pi by Yann MartelThe English Patient by Michael Ondaatje
Canadian Fiction
521 books — 401 voters
Life of Pi by Yann MartelThe Book of Negroes by Lawrence HillLullabies for Little Criminals by Heather O'NeillRoom by Emma DonoghueOryx and Crake by Margaret Atwood
Canada Reads 2011 - Top 40 Novels
72 books — 114 voters

Rosina, the Midwife by Jessica KlutheThe Puzzle Box by Eileen BellAmericas by Jason Lee NormanThe Dilettantes by Michael  HingstonFrost by Nicole Luiken
Books by Edmonton, AB Authors
123 books — 23 voters

Held Hostage by Bonnie McKeatingThe Stone Angel by Margaret LaurenceThe Stone Diaries by Carol ShieldsThe Piano Man's Daughter by Timothy FindleyLate Nights on Air by Elizabeth Hay
Compelling CanLit Fiction
157 books — 15 voters
The Hockey Sweater by Roch CarrierThe Subway Mouse by Barbara ReidWhispers of War by Kit PearsonLucy Maud and Me by Mary Frances CoadyGuests of War Trilogy by Kit Pearson
37 books — 14 voters

Legends of Vancouver by E. Pauline JohnsonThe Daring Game by Kit PearsonA Ribbon of Shining Steel by Julie LawsonThe Trolls by Polly HorvathMonkey Beach by Eden Robinson
British Columbia
92 books — 12 voters
Swann by Carol ShieldsNikolski by Nicolas DicknerLady Oracle by Margaret AtwoodBedtime Story by Robert J. WiersemaThe Tainted Trust by Stephen Douglass
Canadian Bookish Novels
14 books — 10 voters

Kalila by Rosemary NixonTide Road by Valerie ComptonThe Guardians by Andrew PyperAlone in the Classroom by Elizabeth HayHalf Blood Blues by Esi Edugyan
2011 CanLit releases
9 books — 9 voters
Late Nights on Air by Elizabeth HayCrow Lake by Mary LawsonResurrecting Cybele by Jenifer MohammedThe Last Woman by John BemroseSummer of Apartment X by Lesley Choyce
Canadian Summer Books
14 books — 8 voters

The Black Joke by Farley MowatThe Shipping News by Annie ProulxThe Boat Who Wouldn't Float by Farley MowatWinter of Peril by Jan AndrewsP is for Puffin by Janet Skirving
Newfoundland & Labrador
23 books — 7 voters
8 by Bernard EmondRavenscrag by Alain FarahFive minutes to Doomsday by Jean-Yves CrozierOn the Proper Use of Stars by Dominique FortierNecessary Betrayals by Guillaume Vigneault
French CanLit in English
22 books — 5 voters

the truth about roller skating by Laurie SmithTouch the Dead by Mary Ann Mulhern
Windsoriana Reads
2 books — 1 voter
The Bear by Claire  CameronElephant in the Sky by Heather A. ClarkFrog Music by Emma DonoghueKraken Bake by Karen DudleyThe Goat in the Tree by Lorne Elliott
CanLit Animals
14 books — 1 voter

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