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Anti-Racism Reads

This is an evolving list that we plan to update continually. Do you have a suggested title that's either in our collection, or you think we should add? Please let us know. We want to learn from you. Please note, if you place a hold for an e-book or e-audiobook on our catalogue, it will automatically appear in your libby, or overdrive account. See our e-books page to learn more.

A mind spread out on the ground Book Cover
Formats Available:
Book, E-Book
Being Chinese In Canada Book Cover
The struggle for identity, redress and belonging
Formats Available:
Book
Gently to Nagasaki book cover
Formats Available:
Book
Highway of tears Book Cover
a true story of racism, indifference and the pursuit of justice for missing and murdered Indigenous women and girls
Formats Available:
Book
How to be an Antiracist
Formats Available:
E-Audiobook, E-Book
I Can't Breath Book Cover
a killing on Bay Street I can't breathe
Formats Available:
Book
My Conversations With Canadians Book Cover
Formats Available:
Book
Notes from a young Black chef Book Cover
a memoir
Formats Available:
Book
Seven Fallen Feathers book cover
Formats Available:
Book, E-Book, E-Audiobook
 So You Want to Talk about Race Book Cover
Formats Available:
E-Book, E-Audiobook
Tears We Cannot Stop Book Cover
a sermon to white America
Formats Available:
Book
The gift of anger
use passion to build not to destroy
Formats Available:
Book
The inconvenient Indian book cover
a curious account of Native People in North America
Formats Available:
Book
The Jew is not my enemy book cover
unveiling the myths that fuel Muslim anti-Semitism
Formats Available:
Book, E-Book
The Skin We're In Book Cover
A Year of Black Resistance and Power
Formats Available:
Book, E-Book, E-Audiobook
Formats Available:
Book
Trouble On Main Street Book Cover
Mackenzie King, reason, race, and the 1907 Vancouver riots
Formats Available:
Book
Un-Canadian book cover
Islamophobia in the true north
Formats Available:
Book
What Makes US Unique book cover
Our First Talk About Diversity
Formats Available:
Book
White Fragility Book Cover
Why It's So Hard to Talk to White People About Racism
Formats Available:
E-Book, E-Audiobook
White Rage Book Cover
The Unspoken Truth of Our Racial Divide
Formats Available:
Book
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