I didn't get this meme posted at the beginning of the 3rd Canadian Book Challenge, but better late than never. I only have 3 more books to finish up this challenge, because it is just so easy to read Canadian books. Here's my Canadian Reading Meme - any of these your favorites too?
1. Favourite Canadian author?
LM Montgomery, Gordon Korman, Douglas Coupland
2. Favourite Canadian novel?
has to be the Anne series, with Rilla of Ingleside as one of my favorite of that series.
3. Favourite Canadian nonfiction?
-Owls in the Family by Farley Mowatt is a memoirish book that might be considered nonfiction
-Terry Fox by Douglas Coupland
4. Favourite Canadian picture book?
There Were Monkeys in My Kitchen by Sheree Fitch
5. Favourite Canadian YA or juvenile chapter book?
I Want to Go Home by Gordon Korman
6. Favourite Canadian science fiction or fantasy book?
don't think I've read any
7. Favourite Canadian romantic fiction?
The Gargoyle by Andrew Davidson
8. Favourite Canadian mystery?
Still Life by Louise Penny
9. Favourite Canadian graphic novel?
don't know any
10. Favourite Canadian book blog?
I shouldn't pick favorites, but:
The Book Mine Set, Book-a-Rama, the Tiny Little Reading Room, Virginie Says...,
11. Favourite Canadian fictional character?
Anne Shirley of Green Gables
12. Favourite movie based on a Canadian novel or story?
Margaret's Museum, based on the short story "The Glace Bay Miner's Museum" by Sheldon Currie
13. Favourite Canadian short story?
"Dave Cooks the Turkey" by Stuart MacLean
14. Favourite Canadian poet?
15. Favourite Canadian poem?
Alligator Pie by Dennis Lee
16. Favorite Canadian play?
Blue Castle based on the book by LM Montgomery
17. Favourite novel by an established Canadian author?
The Apprenticeship of Duddy Kravitz by Mordecai Richler
18. Favourite novel by an up-and-coming Canadian author?
Crow Lake by Mary Lawson (I don't know if she's considered up and coming, but she's only written 2 books)
19. Favourite Canadian book award?
20. Favourite Canadian publisher?
Random House Canada because they send me review books, and Acorn Press on PEI because they publish local books
21. Favourite Canadian humorous book?
The Bachelor Brothers Bed and Breakfast by Bill Richardson
22. Favourite Canadian newspaper?
the Guardian - it covers the Island like the dew
23. Favourite Canadian magazine or journal?
24. Favourite Canadian dystopian novel?
The Handmaid's Tale by Margaret Atwood but I haven't read Girlfriend in a Coma by Douglas Coupland yet, and it has great potential of bumping Margaret. I read Handmaid's Tale a long time ago.
25. Favourite Canadian epistolary novel?
Clara Callen by Richard B Wright, A Celibate Season by Carol Shields