This One’s For All the Dads and Father Figures: A Father’s Day Reading List

Sunday is Father’s Day. Picking out a gift for the father figures in your life can be tough, but we have a simple solution: if they’re a reader, get dad a new book. In honour of this special day, we’ve compiled a Father’s Day Reading List of 16 books (many by authors who themselves are awesome dads) that are sure to be special hits with your one-of-a-kind dad.

Happy Father’s Day!


Symphony No. 3 by Chris Eaton
Blood Fable
by Oisín Curran
Giving Up by Mike Steeves
Job Shadowing by Malcolm Sutton
Coconut Dreams by Derek Mascarenhas
Involuntary Bliss by Devon Code
Grand Menteur by Jean Marc Ah-Sen
Mama’s Boy by David Goudreault, translated by JC Sutcliffe


Are the Rivers in Your Poems Real by Moez Surani
War/Torn by Hasan Namir
The Ritualites by Michael Nardone
False Friends by Stephen Cain
Honestly by Steven Zultanski
Lost Originals by David B. Goldstein


Creative Nonfiction

Deep Too by Stan Dragland
Authenticity is a Feeling: My Life in PME-ART
by Jacob Wren
The Diamond Alphabet: Baseball in Shorts by George Bowering