The Canada Reads
From heartwarming speculative fiction to heartbreaking memoirs, this year's longlisted books speak to the theme: One Book To Move You
. These books all pack an emotional punch that is sure to leave readers with a sense of empathy for a wide range of people and lived experiences.
The final five books and their celebrity champions will be revealed on Jan. 31, 2019.
The debates will take place March 25-28, 2019 and will be hosted by Ali Hassan
. The debates will be broadcast on CBC Radio One
, CBC TV
and online at CBC Books