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2SLGBTQIA+ Authors Reading List

Claimings and Other Wild Things

By Noelle (Nyx) Schmidt

A Dream of a Woman

By Casey Plett

Polar Vortex

By Shani Mootoo

Sulphurtongue

By Rebecca Salazar

The Best Kind of People

By Zoe Whittall

The Foghorn Echoes 

(Coming August 30th)

By Danny Ramadan

I Overcame My Autism: And All I Got Was A Lousy Anxiety Disorder

By Sarah Kurchak

Indigenous Authors Reading List

By David A. Robertson

By Michelle Good

Witness, I Am book cover

By Gregory Scofield

By Lee Maracle, Columpa Bobb and Tania Carter

Moon of the Crusted Snow book cover

By Waubgeshig Rice

By Thomas King

By Joanne Arnott

By Michael Hutchinson

By Drew Hayden Taylor

Black Authors Reading List

Reproduction

By Ian Williams

The Response of Weeds: A Misplacement of Black Poetry on the Prairies

By Bertrand Bickersteth

The Stone Thrower

By Jael Richardson

Gold Pours

By Aurore Gatwenzi

Blue

By George Elliot Clarke

The Magic Shell

By Jillian Christmas

Chat Noir Books logo

Have you picked up any of the books on this year’s festival reading list yet? You can pick up a copy from one of this year’s official festival booksellers, New Liskeard’s Independent bookstore Chat Noir.

Indigo logo

Have you picked up any of the books on this year’s festival reading list yet? You can pick up a copy from one of this year’s official festival booksellers, Indigo.

outside of the Parry Sound Books store

Have you picked up any of the books on this year’s festival reading list yet? You can pick up a copy from one of this year’s official festival booksellers, Parry Sound Books.