Top 10 #OwnVoices Reads


The Skin We're In: A Year Of Black Resistance And Power
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|January 28, 2020

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NATIONAL BESTSELLER A bracing, provocative, and perspective-shifting book from one of Canada's most celebrated and uncompromising writers, Desmond Cole. The Skin We're In will spark a national conversation, influence policy, and inspire activists. In his 2015…
From the Ashes: My Story Of Being Métis, Homeless, And Finding My Way
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|August 6, 2019

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#1 National Bestseller Finalist, Kobo Emerging Writer Prize Finalist, CBC Canada Reads A Globe and Mail Book of the Year An Indigo Book of the Year A CBC Best Canadian Nonfiction Book of the Year In this extraordinary and inspiring debut memoir, Jesse Thistle,…
Little Fires Everywhere: A Novel
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|May 7, 2019

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The #1 New York Times bestseller! Now a Hulu original series starring Reese Witherspoon and Kerry Washington. “I read Little Fires Everywhere in a single, breathless sitting.” —Jodi Picoult “To say I love this book is an understatement. It’s a deep psychological…
Next Year In Havana
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|February 6, 2018

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A REESE WITHERSPOON BOOK CLUB PICK "A beautiful novel that's full of forbidden passions, family secrets and a lot of courage and sacrifice."--Reese Witherspoon After the death of her beloved grandmother, a Cuban-American woman travels to Havana, where…
We Have Always Been Here: A Queer Muslim Memoir
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|June 4, 2019

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A CANADA READS 2020 SELECTION NATIONAL BESTSELLER How do you find yourself when the world tells you that you don't exist? Samra Habib has spent most of her life searching for the safety to be herself. As an Ahmadi Muslim growing up in Pakistan, she faced regular…
Born A Crime: Stories From A South African Childhood

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The compelling, inspiring, and comically sublime New York Times bestseller about one man’s coming-of-age, set during the twilight of apartheid and the tumultuous days of freedom that followed. Trevor Noah’s unlikely path from apartheid South Africa to the desk of…
The Subtweet: A Novel
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|April 7, 2020

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"A timely and compelling look at internet fame and how fickle it really is.. You'll likely devour it in one sitting." - Ms. Magazine Includes an exclusive free soundtrack Celebrated multidisciplinary artist Vivek Shraya's second novel is a…
Crazy Rich Asians
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|May 20, 2014

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"There's rich, there's filthy rich, and then there's crazy rich . . . A Pride and Prejudice -like send-up about an heir bringing his Chinese-American girlfriend home to meet his ancestor-obsessed family, the book hilariously skewers imperial splendor and the…
Wow, No Thank You.: Essays
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|March 31, 2020

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*AN INSTANT #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER* A Most Anticipated Book according to: *Elle * Oprah Magazine * Vulture * New York Times * PureWow * AV CLub * Time Magazine * Entertainment Weekly * PureWow * Buzzfeed * The Observer * Bustle * Huffington Post * The…
Transcendent Kingdom
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|September 1, 2020

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Yaa Gyasi's stunning follow-up to her acclaimed national bestseller Homegoing is a powerful, raw, intimate, deeply layered novel about a Ghanaian family in Alabama . Gifty is a fifth year candidate in neuroscience at Stanford University's School of Medicine…