Repost from CBC Books feature 'David Chariandy on what it's like having his novel Brother on Canada Reads' Posted: Feb 15, 2019
David Chariandy is an award-winning Vancouver-based author. His latest novel, Brother, is the story of two brothers growing up in a troubled housing complex in the Toronto suburb of Scarborough.
Brother won the 2017 Rogers Writers' Trust Fiction Prize and the 2018 Toronto Book Award.
Now it's a contender for Canada Reads 2019, where it will be defended by Lisa Ray. The debates take place March 25-28, 2019.