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- Choose 10 novels you think could change Canada and help Canada Reads narrow down its Top 40 list.
- Irish actor Jamie Dornan (from TV’s Once Upon a Time) will replace Charlie Hunnam to play Christian Grey in the Fifty Shades movie.
- Apple reveals its new iPad Air, the “lightest full-sized tablet in the world,” at a news conference.
- The TV show based on Diana Gabaldon’s Outlander has begun shooting in Scotland.
- Former Globe reporter Graeme Smith has won the Hilary Weston Writers’ Trust Prize for Non-fiction for The Dogs Are Eating Them, a memoir about the Afghanistan war.
- Penguin Canada is going to publish a new YA novel based on the life of Anne of Green Gables scribe Lucy Maud Montgomery.