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Poll Results: The Great Canadian War Novel

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Poll Results: The Great Canadian War Novel

If it's true that World Wars I and II helped solidify Canada as a nation, they've also inspired many powerful novels. Our writers find ways to describe the indescribable and portray the horror of war through fiction: take Timothy Findley's emotionally devastating book The Wars, which Open Book readers nominated as Canada's great war novel. L.M. Montgomery's Rilla of Ingleside and Michael Ondaatje's The English Patient were also popular choices.

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