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June 15, 2021

 
This week we write about two book clubs that are strengthening community, one for teenage girls called Room of Your Own Book Club, and the other an Indigenous book club from the National Arts Centre.

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Book clubs
 
Book club gives girls a space to fall in love with reading
 

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Book club gives girls a space to fall in love with reading
 

Sarah Laing

 
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National Art Centre’s book club finds unique ways to share Indigenous stories amid the pandemic
 

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National Art Centre’s book club finds unique ways to share Indigenous stories amid the pandemic
 

Menaka Raman-Wilms

 
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Book reviews & author interviews
 
Ivan Coyote on their new book and postpandemic life
 

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Ivan Coyote on their new book and postpandemic life
 

Marsha Lederman

 
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Glenn Greenwald’s Securing Democracy, on covering corruption in Brazil, is a timely reminder of the fragility of democracy
 

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  Glenn Greenwald’s Securing Democracy, on covering corruption in Brazil, is a timely reminder of the fragility of democracy
 

David Moscrop

 
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Industry news
 
High-profile Toronto criminal lawyer Marie Henein to release memoir this fall
 

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  High-profile Toronto criminal lawyer Marie Henein to release memoir this fall
 
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Opinion
 
For Indigenous writers, the trauma of residential schools looms large
 

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For Indigenous writers, the trauma of residential schools looms large
 

Drew Hayden Taylor

 
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How Wattpad is establishing itself as an entertainment powerhouse (by listening to young women)
 

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  How Wattpad is establishing itself as an entertainment powerhouse (by listening to young women)
 

Stacy Lee Kong

 
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Bestsellers
 
  The Globe and Mail Bestsellers for the week of June 12, 2021
 
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