Further Reading

 

Further reading Find out what books were bought by winning schools in the past.

 

Books bought by Toronto French School’s library with the $1,000 prize won by 2013 National Bilingual Champion Khalil Mair. (French books were also purchased.)

ALEXANDER, ELIZABETH, ed.

The Essential Gwendolyn Brooks, Library of America, 2013.

ALEXIE, SHERMAN

Face, Hanging Loose Press, 2009.

ATWOOD, MARGARET

The Journals of Susanna Moodie, Oxford University Press, 1970.

BACHINSKY, ELIZABETH

Home of Sudden Service, Nightwood Editions, 2006.

BASKER, JAMES G., ed.

Amazing Grace: An Anthology of Poems About Slavery, 1660-1810, Yale University Press, 2002.

BISSET, BILL

Narrative enigma/rumours uv hurricane, Talonbooks, 2004.

th last photo uv th human soul, Talonbooks, 1993.

BRAND, DIONNE

Ossuaries, McLelland & Stewart, 2010.

BROWN, DERRICK C.

Strange Light, Write Bloody Publishing, 2010.

BROWN, DERRICK WESTON

Wisdom Teeth, PM Press, 2011.

BUKOWSKI, CHARLES

Love is a Dog from Hell, HarperCollins, 2002.

You Get So Alone at Times, HarperCollins, 2002.

CARSON, ANNE

Glass Irony and God, New Directions, 1995. 

Nox, New Directions, 2010.

Red Doc>, McClelland & Stewart, 2013.

Short Talks, Brick Books, 1992.

COLLINS, BILLY

Aimless Love, Random House, 2014.

DAVIS, LYDIA

The Cows, Sarabande Books, 2011.

DE MEIJER, SADIQA

Leaving Howe Island, Oolichan Books, 2013.

DIGGES, DEBORAH

The Wind Blows Through the Doors of My Heart, Knopf Doubleday, 2012.

ELEVELD, MARK

Spoken Word Revolution, Sourcebooks, 2005.

GAMES, ALEXANDER, ed.

The Essential Spike Milligan, HarperCollins UK, 2003.

GIBSON, ANDREA

Madness Vase, Write Bloody Publishing, 2011. 

HARDY, TARA

Bring Down the Chandeliers, Write Bloody Publishing, 2011.

JACKSON, GARY

Missing you Metropolis, Graywolf Press, 2010.

LAMMERS, DUFFLYN, WILLIAMS, SAUL, AND MONET, AJA, eds.

Chorus, MTV Books, 2012.

LEAV, LANG

Love & Misadventure, Andrews Mcmeel Publishing, 2013.

MARTIN, PAM

Variations on Blue, Acorn Press, 2013.

MOJGANI, ANIS

Over the Anvil We Stretch, Write Bloody Publishing, 2008.

The Feather Room, Write Bloody Publishing, 2011.

MOTION, ANDREW

Public Property, Faber & Faber, 2010.  

The Cinder Path, Faber & Faber, 2010.

NICHOL, BP

bpNichol Comics, Talonbooks, 1984.     

OLIVER, MARY

Dog Songs, Penguin, 2013.

Why I Wake Early, Beacon Press, 2005.

OLSON, ALIX, ed.

Word Warriors, Seal Press, 2007.    

RYAN, KAY

The Best of It: New and Selected Poems, Grove/Atlantic, 2011.  

SCHNOCKENBERG, GJERTRUD    

Heavenly Questions, Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2011. 

SHIRE, WARSAN

Teaching my Mother How to Give Birth, Flipped Eye Publishing Limited, 2011. 

STARNINO, CARMINE, ed.

The Best Canadian Poetry 2012, Tightrope Books, 2012.

SZYMBORSKA, WISLAWA

View With a Grain of Sand, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 1995.

WAKEFIELD, BUDDY

Gentleman Practice, Write Bloody Publishing, 2011.

Henhouse: How to Raise your Own Chickens, Write Bloody Publishing, 2012.

WERSHLER-HENRY, DARREN AND EMERSON, LORI, eds.

The Alphabet Game: A bpNichol Reader, Coach House Books, 2007.

WILLIAMS, SAUL

She, MTV Books, 1999.

The Dead Emcee Scrolls, MTV Books, 2006.

YOUNG, DEAN

Bender, Copper Canyon Press, 2012. 

Elegy on a Toy Piano, University of Pittsburgh Press, 2005.

Fall Higher, Copper Canyon Press, 2012.

The Art of Recklessness, Graywolf Press, 2010.       

 

 

Books bought by Vancouver Technical Secondary School’s library with the $1,000 prize won by 2013 National English Champion Kyla Kane.

BLOOM, HAROLD

Art of Reading Poetry, HarperPerennial, 2005.

BUHLE, PAUL, ed.

Beats: A Graphic History, Hill & Wang, 2009.

GOYETTE, SUE, ed.

Best Canadian Poetry in English 2013, Tightrope Books, 2013.

GOTTFRIEDSON, GARRY

Chaos Inside Thunderstorms, Oolichan, 2014.

MICHAELS, ANNE

Correspondences, McClelland & Stewart, 2013.

UPPAL, PRISCILA

Exile Book of Poems in Translation: 20 Canadian PoetsTake on the World, Exile Editions, 2009.

MUSGRAVE, SUSAN, ed.

Force Field: 77 Women Poets of British Columbia, Mother Tongue, 2014.

CRAN, BRAD

Good Life, Nightwood Editions, 2002.

BUFFAM, SUZANNE, ed.

The Griffin Poetry Prize 2013 Anthology, House of Anansi, 2013.

JACIAN, JIM, ed.

Haiku in English: The First 100 Years, Norton, 2013.

JOHN-KEHEWIN, WANDA

In the Dog House, Talonbooks, 2013.

HENDERSON, MATTHEW

The Lease, Coach House Books, 2012.

HARSENT, DAVID

Night, Faber and Faber, 2011.

KAY, SARAH

No Matter the Wreckage, Write Bloody Publishing, 2014.

MITCHELL, STEPHEN, tr.

Odyssey, Atria, 2013.

KENDALL, TIM, ed.

Poetry of the First World War, Oxford University Press, 2013.

FORCHÉ, CAROLYN and WU, DUNCAN, eds.

Poetry of Witness: The Tradition in English, 1500-2001, Norton, 2014.

KENDALL, TIM, ed.

Poetry of the First World War, Oxford University Press, 2013.

TUPAC

Rose That Grew In Concrete, MTV, 1999.

PINSKY, ROBERT

Singing School: Learning to Write (and Read) Poetry by Studying the Masters, Norton, 2013.

ROGERS, JANET MARIE

Splitting the Heart, Ekstasis, 2007.

TSIANG, SARAH YI-MEI

Status Update, Oolichan, 2013.

CARIOU, WARREN, ed.

WDaub Awae, Speaking True: A Kegedonce Press Anthology, Kegedonce Press, 2013.

CALLAGHAN, BARRY and MEYER, BRUCE, eds.

We Wasnt Pals: Canadian Poetry and Prose of the First World War, Exile Editions, 2013.

MULDOON, PAUL

Word on the Street: Rock Lyrics, Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 2013.

 
 
 

Books bought by Westmount High School’s library with the $500 prize won by 2013 second-place Bilingual stream winner Aisha Nafees.

BACHINSKI, ELIZABETH

Home of Sudden Service, Nightwood Editions, 2006.

BLOUIN, MICHEL

I Don’t Know How to Behave, BookThug, 2013.

BÖK , CHRISTIAN

Eunoia, Coach House Books, 2005.

BURGESS, TONY

Pontypool Changes Everything, ECW Press, 2009.

CONNELLY, KEVIN

Drift, House of Anansi Press, 2006.

COOPER, AFUA

Copper Woman: And Other Poems, Natural Heritage, 2007.

FIORENTINO , JON PAUL

Needs Improvement, Coach House Books, 2013.

HALL, KATE

The Certainty Dream, Coach House Books, 2009.

MCGIMPSEY, DAVID

Li’l Bastard, Coach House Books, 2011.

MCKAY, DON

Strike/Slip, McClelland and Stewart, 2006.

MULDOON, PAUL

The Word on the Street: Rock Lyrics, Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 2013.

RIDLEY, SANDRA

The Counting House, BookThug, 2013.

ROGERS, DAMIAN

Paper Radio, ECW Press, 2009.

SAMSON, JOHN K.

Lyrics and Poems, 1997-2012, Arbeiter Ring Pub, 2012

SEYMOUR, DAVID

For Display Purposes Only, Coach House Books, 2013.

SOL, ADAM

Crowd of Sounds, House of Anansi Press, 2003.

STEINBECK, JOHN

The Acts of King Arthur and His Noble Knights, Penguin Classics, 2009

TIERNEY, MATTHEW

Probably Inevitable, Coach House Books, 2012.

WALSCHOTS, NATALIE ZINA

Doom: Love Poems for Supervillains, Insomniac Press, 2012.

 

 

Books bought by Father James Whelihan School’ library with the $250 prize won by 2013 third-place English stream winner Caitlin Botros.

BEACH, KIMMY

In Cars, Trunstone Press, 2007.

BRAID, KATE and SHREVE, SANDY

In Fine Form: The Canadian Book of Form Poetry, Polestar, 2005.

BRETT, BRIAN

Uproar's Your Only Music, Exile, 2004.

COLLINS, BILLY

Poetry 180: A Turning Back to Poetry, Random House, 2003.

180 More: Extraordinary Poems for Every Day, Random House, 2005.

DRONYK, DYMPHNY and KUBLIK, ANGELA

Home and Away, House of Blue Skies, 2010.

EUWER WOLFF, VIRGINIA

Make Lemonade, Square Fish, 2006.  

FULLERTON, ALMA

In the Garage, Red Deer Press, 2006.

GOLDBERG, NATALIE

Writing Down the Bones: Freeing the Writer Within, Shambhala, 2005.

PHILLIPS, WENDY

Fishtailing, Coteau Books, 2010.

PINSKY, ROBERT

Essential Pleasures: A New Anthology of Poems to Read Aloud, W.W. Norton & Company, 2009.