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Canadian novels and novelists

by Lawrence J. Burpee

  • 84 Want to read
  • 10 Currently reading

Published in [N.p.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Canadian fiction -- History and criticism,
  • Authors, Canadian

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS8189 B87
    The Physical Object
    Pagination28p.
    Number of Pages28
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24139208M

      While most publishers focus on fiction or non-fiction titles, Mansfield Press changes this equation by publishing the poetry titles of Canadian writers. Starting in with four books of poems, their catalogue now boasts a strong number of poets as well as literary fiction and some non-fiction (mostly centred around the city of Toronto).   BookNet Canada is a non-profit organization that develops technology, standards, and education to serve the Canadian book industry. Founded in to address systemic challenges in the industry, BookNet Canada supports publishing companies, booksellers, wholesalers, distributors, sales agents, industry associations, literary agents, media, and.

      But did you know that Canada is also home to some of the finest children’s authors? Check out our list below of some of our favourite children’s books written by Canadians! The Sharing Circle: Stories About First Nations Culture. Author: Theresa Meuse-Dallien.   Book you might have missed: The Mouse and the Motorcycle. 5. Christopher Paul Curtis. Since , Christopher Paul Curtis has been writing award-winning novels for young people focusing on the history of African Americans. His books often take place in his hometown, Flint, Michigan. But his characters are what make his books so read and beloved.

      The next most popular books are The Handmaid’s Tale, Room, and Anne of Green Gables, which have all been read and reviewed more than , times. The books on our list span over years of Canadian literature, ranging from Anne of Green Gables written in , to the brand new Rebel of The Sands by Alwyn Hamilton, from Hebert’s best-known work is the novel Kamauraska, published in and considered a classic of Québec and Canadian literature. Kamauraska won the Prix des libraires de France, and the Grand prix of the Académie royale de la langue françaises de Belgique. The success of the novel also translated to the big screen with a film by Claude Jutra.


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