Canada Reads: True Stories is underway, with five celebrity panellists debating the merit of five non-fiction titles during the annual CBC book debate. The 2012 books and their respective celebrity champions are:
The Game, by Ken Dryden, defended by actor Alan Thicke.
Prisoner of Tehran, by Marina Nemat, defended by Arlene Dickinson of CBC-TV’s Dragons’ Den.
Something Fierce: Memoirs of a Revolutionary Daughter, by Carmen Aguirre, defended by rapper Shad.