See below for the finalized list of Canadian biographies and autobiographies as voted by you! Please note that rankings do not count towards final assessment for your persuasive speeches.

Top 10:

  1. An Astronaut’s Guide to Life on Earth by Chris Hadfield
  2. Stephen Harper  by John Ibbitson
  3. Tommy Douglas by Vincent Lam
  4. Canada by Mike Myers
  5. Louis Riel: A Comic-Strip Autobiography by Chester Brown
  6. Isaac Brock: Larger than Life by Ven Begamudré
  7. Lives of Mothers and Daughters by Alice Munroe
  8. Tomboy Survival Guide by Ivan Coyote
  9. ‘A Broken Hallelujah’: The Life of Leonard Cohen by Liel Leibovitz
  10. Nellie McClung, the Complete Autobiography by Nellie McClung

Notable Mentions:

  1. David Lam: A Biography by Reginald H. Roy
  2. Breakthrough: Banting, Best, and the Race to Save Millions of Diabetics by Arthur Ainsberg and Thea Cooper
  3. Marshall McLuhan: The Medium and the Messenger by Philip Marchand
  4. Sir Wilfred Laurier by Andre Pratte
  5. Citizen of the World: The Life of Pierre Elliot Trudeau by John English