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
650 books — 442 voters
Life of Pi by Yann MartelThe Book of Negroes by Lawrence HillRoom by Emma DonoghueLullabies for Little Criminals by Heather O'NeillOryx and Crake by Margaret Atwood
Canada Reads 2011 - Top 40 Novels
72 books — 122 voters

Held Hostage by Bonnie McKeatingThe Stone Angel by Margaret LaurenceThe Piano Man's Daughter by Timothy FindleyForgotten Lore by Alexei Maxim RussellForgotten Lore by Alexei Maxim Russell
Compelling CanLit Fiction
188 books — 29 voters

Rosina, the Midwife by Jessica KlutheThe Puzzle Box by Eileen BellAmericas by Jason Lee NormanThe Dilettantes by Michael  HingstonDivinity and The Python by Bonnie  Randall
Books by Edmonton, AB Authors
129 books — 26 voters
North By Northeast by Cherime MacFarlaneLegends of Vancouver by E. Pauline JohnsonThe Daring Game by Kit PearsonA Ribbon of Shining Steel by Julie LawsonThe Trolls by Polly Horvath
British Columbia
102 books — 24 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
Toronto
37 books — 15 voters
Nikolski by Nicolas DicknerSwann by Carol ShieldsLady Oracle by Margaret AtwoodThe Tainted Trust by Stephen DouglassBedtime Story by Robert J. Wiersema
Canadian Bookish Novels
14 books — 11 voters

Late Nights on Air by Elizabeth HayCrow Lake by Mary LawsonResurrecting Cybele by Jenifer MohammedSummer of My Amazing Luck by Miriam ToewsThe Last Woman by John Bemrose
Canadian Summer Books
15 books — 11 voters
Kalila by Rosemary NixonHalf Blood Blues by Esi EdugyanTide Road by Valerie ComptonThe Guardians by Andrew PyperAlone in the Classroom by Elizabeth Hay
2011 CanLit releases
9 books — 10 voters

The Shipping News by Annie ProulxThe Black Joke by Farley MowatThe Boat Who Wouldn't Float by Farley MowatWinter of Peril by Jan AndrewsGalore by Michael Crummey
Newfoundland & Labrador
124 books — 10 voters
The Scorpion Rules by Erin BowWhere Did You Sleep Last Night by Lynn CrosbieUndermajordomo Minor by Patrick deWittAn Inheritance of Ashes by Leah BobetDo Not Enter My Soul in Your Shoes by Natasha Kanapé Fontaine
CanLit 2015
42 books — 8 voters

Ravenscrag by Alain Farah8 by Bernard EmondWhere Nests the Water Hen by Gabrielle Roy8 by John   GilmoreNecessary Betrayals by Guillaume Vigneault
French CanLit in English
37 books — 7 voters
No Safe Harbour by Julie LawsonBarometer Rising by Hugh MacLennanBurden of Desire by Robert MacNeilExploded Identity by Catherine M. MildonWho's a Scaredy-Cat! by Joan Payzant
Halifax Explosion Fiction
22 books — 7 voters

the truth about roller skating by Laurie SmithTouch the Dead by Mary Ann Mulhern
Windsoriana Reads
2 books — 1 voter

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