Canada Reads in a Nutshell:
For those not familiar with what Canada Reads is all about, it’s a moderated debate competition where panelists advocate a Canadian Literature (CanLit) they think Canada should read given a specific theme.
The theme for 2016 focuses on starting over — for migrants, immigrants and others whom are forced or choose to make transformative changes in their lives. (Paraphrased from CBC.)
Continue reading [Canada Reads 2016] Shortlist + Panelists
Think Aloud explores book-related discussions encompassing reading, writing, blogging, and perhaps newsworthy content. The focus is to push the boundaries, stretch the mind, and encourage dialogue within this community. Let’s all think out loud.
Canada Reads 2015:
One Book To Break Barriers
The one book that could have broken barriers, challenged stereotypes, and changed perspectives did not win Canada Reads 2015.
(The discussions below are from a Canadian perspective but the issues concern everyone.)
Continue reading [Think Aloud] – #12 – Canada Reads 2015: One Book To Break Barriers