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Celebrate more than 150 years of Canada with 150 books.

At The Word On The Street, we believe in celebrating Canadian authors from established to emerging, well-known to unknown. In this year of Canada's 150th birthday, we asked 150 authors who have appeared on The Word On The Street stages the following question:

"What is one Canadian book you feel not enough people have read?”

The answers we've received are outstanding. Running until September 2017, we'll be posting one book recommendation a day from the best authors in the country.

Here is what they recommended.

April 25

April 26

Foul Ball! by Alison Gordon

Stacey May Fowles' Pick

Stranger Music by Leonard Cohen

Heather Hartt-Sussman's Pick

The Culprits by Robert Hough

Shaughnessy Bishop-Stall's Pick

Swimming Studies by Leanne Shapton

Carey Sookocheff's Pick

The Story of Canada

Douglas Gibson's Pick

Passage by Gwen Beneway

Lee Maracle's Pick