The Reason You WalkBook - 2015
From Library Staff
A moving father-son reconciliation told by a charismatic First Nations broadcaster, musician and activist.
When his father was given a diagnosis of terminal cancer, Wab Kinew decided to spend a year reconnecting with the accomplished but distant aboriginal man who'd raised him. The Reason You ... Read More »
KateHillier May 29, 2016
I'd never heard of Wab Kinew before he defended Joseph Boyden's novel "The Orenda" for Canada Reads (it later won). I didn't know much else beyond that, and that he hosts Canada Reads now, before I picked this up for book club. It was a fascinating read. It was also an easy and compelli... Read More »
smc01 Dec 16, 2015
I have been impressed by Wab Kinew ever since I encountered him for the first time when he championed a book on Canada Reads. His book did not disappoint or change that impression. He has told an amazing story about the love between a father and son, and put a personal face on the suffering of fa... Read More »