Beth Potter
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Huntsville, ON, P1H 1W4

Phone: 705-789-5232 ext. 3410
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What is the one book Canadians need now? That's the question at the heart of the next edition of Canada Reads, which will take place from March 27 to 30, 2017. Ali Hassan, from CBC's Laugh Out Loud, will host the show for the first time. 

What books are up for debate this year and who are the contenders?

The contenders and their chosen books are:

The Library has all the titles on the list and you can check them out at the Library OR download them from Overdrive from the Virtual Library (  The good news is the Overdrive titles are just for those with a Huntsville Public Library card.   

Here is a list with links to titles in our online catalogue.  Log in with your card and PIN number and place a hold.  

Login to Overdrive with the same information and download the titles. 


 Photo of the contenders for Canada Reads 2017

(Left to Right:  Chantal Kreviazuk, Humble the Poet, Tamara Taylor, Candy Palmater, and Jody Mitic)

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