What musician, model, journalist, actor and fashion guru have in common? They are all panelists Canada reads 2019. During four days in March, five defenders will bring their different perspectives to this year's theme: One Book for Movement.
Competitors and their selected books are:
But Hassan is back for a third year.
The discussions will be held from March 25 to March 28, 2019.
They will broadcast at CBC Radio One at 11 am (13:00 h / 1:30 h NT), at CBC at 15:00. (3:30 NT), live streaming on the CBC Books website at 11:00 ET and will be available at the free CBC Gem streaming service.
If you are in Toronto, you can get tickets for a live audience.
Meet Canada reads 2019 competitors below.
Chuck Comeau and his colleagues formed the Simple Plan in 1999. The group sold more than 15 million albums and performed in more than 70 countries around the world. Early on, the Simple Plan Foundation, which collects money for charitable purposes dedicated to helping young people in need – from suicide prevention, poverty, mental health awareness, music education, and drug addiction.
Houses is a memoir from childhood Abu Bakr al Rabeeah in Iraq and Syria. Immediately before the outbreak of the civil war, the Al Rabeeah family left Iraq for security in Homs, Syria. Al Rabeeah was 10 years old when violence began in his new home. He remembers the attacks on his mosque and school, the bomb attacks on cars and bombs. Now a high school student in Edmonton, Al., Al Rabeeah shares his story with the writer Winnie Yeung in the hope of bringing a greater understanding of Syria.
Lisa Ray is one of the most successful Indian models for the cover and the award-winning actress whose work includes several countries in the film (nominated for the Oscars) Water) televizija (Top Chef of Canada, the theater (John Murrels That) and modeling. Ray became a prominent global cancer advocate and stomach awareness and was honored with the Diamond Jubilee Medal for Canada. Her Amazon Prime Series Four more videos is now out there and her next release is a movie by A. Rahman 99 songs.
David Chariandy Brother leads us into the lives of the mixed sons of Trinidad immigrants. Rooted in Chariandy's own experience of growing up as a color person in the suburb of Toronto in Scarborough, the novel is a wonderful meditation about discrimination, aggression, guile and strength of human relationships.
Ziya Tong is best known as a longtime Discovery Channel host Daily Planet, which has been inaugurated for the decade of 2008-2018. Ago Daily PlanetTong was the host Zed at CBC, earning the Gemini Award for Viewers' Choice for a Lifestyle Host. In 2007 he was host and producer Wire science to PBS and Leading edge in the knowledge network. Her book, Reality Bubble, Released May 2019
When Max Eisen was 15, he and his family were taken away from their home in Auschwitz, where Eisen worked as a slave robber. He survived the Holocaust and emigrated to Canada in 1949. Eisen visited the world, educating people about the horrors he had survived during the Second World War. He recorded memories in deeply disturbing memoirs I'm random.
Yanic Truesdale is an actor born in Montreal, best known for his portrait of Michelle Gerard in a much-loved television series Girls Gilmore, His television career began in a long-standing Canadian series He shoots, he wins and was nominated for the Gemini Award for his role in the Québécois series Majeurs et vaccinés, Truesdale lives with half-time in Los Angeles and honorary in native Montreal, where in 2011 he opened a spin studio named Spin Énergie.
English translation of the famous novel 2015, The femme here fuit. Suzanne is the imaginative view of Anaïs Barbeau-Lavalette about the life of her alien grandmother. Roman that blurs the boundaries between fact and fiction, Suzanne tells the tale of over eight decades of artistic and political history through the portrait of women in conflict and the quest for understanding her granddaughter. Suzanne was translated by Rhonda Mullins.
Joe Zee is a resident judge on a television show stitched in Canada, appeared on ABC Good morning in America and their annual Oscars, NBC shows Today, CNN, Show Oprah Winfrey and was previously a special fashion correspondent Entertainment TonightHe is also known for seven plus years as a creative director in Elle magazine. In 2018 he launched the original documentary series Netflix 7 days out, as an executive producer.
Woo-Woo is a dark, spooky and touching memoir written by Lindsay Wong of Vancouver, who honestly speaks of the influence of mental illness on her family. Wong delivers a crude and emotional look at whimsical secrets, dysfunctional relationships – and how her grandmother, mother, aunt, and even herself at the beginning blamed the mythical "vu vu", Chinese spirits who are alive, because of their mental health problems .