A team of book nerds hits the streets, parks, and bars to find out what Toronto is reading now. A chapter of the original CoverSpy NYC.


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ThuJul 10th
Motorcycles & Sweetgrass, Drew Hayden Taylor (F, teens, b&w glasses, grey hoodie, black hair in slick pony, 71 bus)

Motorcycles & Sweetgrass, Drew Hayden Taylor (F, teens, b&w glasses, grey hoodie, black hair in slick pony, 71 bus)

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FriJun 27th
Leviathan Wakes, James Corey (M, 30s, shaved head, black bball cap, travelling w 2 kids, 504 streetcar)

Leviathan Wakes, James Corey (M, 30s, shaved head, black bball cap, travelling w 2 kids, 504 streetcar)

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ThuJun 26th
Mad about the Boy, Helen Fielding (F, 40s, coral cardigan, white pants, gold hoop earrings, 79 bus)

Mad about the Boy, Helen Fielding (F, 40s, coral cardigan, white pants, gold hoop earrings, 79 bus)

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FriJun 20th
Secret Shared, L. M. Adeline (F, teens, long black hair, large hoop earrings, red earbuds, denim jacket, BLR train)

Secret Shared, L. M. Adeline (F, teens, long black hair, large hoop earrings, red earbuds, denim jacket, BLR train)

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ThuJun 19th
Concealed in Death, J.D. Robb (F, 40s, sleek bob, gold chain, gold watch, white cardigan, olive&white top, BLR train)

Concealed in Death, J.D. Robb (F, 40s, sleek bob, gold chain, gold watch, white cardigan, olive&white top, BLR train)

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No Great Mischief, Alistair MacLeod (F, 20s, black hair, red bangs & lipstick, black beaded top, BLR train)

No Great Mischief, Alistair MacLeod (F, 20s, black hair, red bangs & lipstick, black beaded top, BLR train)

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TueJun 17th
This House Is Haunted, John Boyne (F, 20s, mint & white polka-dot top, curly hair pulled back, sunglasses, 35 bus)

This House Is Haunted, John Boyne (F, 20s, mint & white polka-dot top, curly hair pulled back, sunglasses, 35 bus)

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MonJun 16th
Daring to Dream, Nora Roberts (F, 40s, curly red bob, freckles, beige cardigan over magenta top, BLR train)

Daring to Dream, Nora Roberts (F, 40s, curly red bob, freckles, beige cardigan over magenta top, BLR train)

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FriMay 23rd
The Heart of Christianity, Marcus Borg (F, 70s, khaki jacket, offering seat to young father & child, BLR train)

The Heart of Christianity, Marcus Borg (F, 70s, khaki jacket, offering seat to young father & child, BLR train)

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ThuMay 22nd
Everything is Perfect When You’re a Liar, Oxford (F, 20s, hot peach nails, blue jeans, black blouse, BLR trn)

Everything is Perfect When You’re a Liar, Oxford (F, 20s, hot peach nails, blue jeans, black blouse, BLR trn)

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Unmasking Superfoods,Sygo(F,60s,red dressy Blundtstone-like shoes,pinstripe pants,silver hair w/purple streak,BLR trn)

Unmasking Superfoods,Sygo(F,60s,red dressy Blundtstone-like shoes,pinstripe pants,silver hair w/purple streak,BLR trn)

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Mindset:New Psych of Success Dweck (M, 40s, tall, khaki pants & shoes, gry sweater, whte bball cap, reading Metro, BLR trn)

Mindset:New Psych of Success Dweck (M, 40s, tall, khaki pants & shoes, gry sweater, whte bball cap, reading Metro, BLR trn)

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WedMay 21st
Some Like it Lethal, Nancy Martin (F, 50s, black dress pants, floral scarf, black sweater, BLR train)

Some Like it Lethal, Nancy Martin (F, 50s, black dress pants, floral scarf, black sweater, BLR train)

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Last Man Standing, David Baldacci (F,40s, silver streaked brn hair, green hoodie, flowered & striped tote, BLR trn)

Last Man Standing, David Baldacci (F,40s, silver streaked brn hair, green hoodie, flowered & striped tote, BLR trn)

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The Secret History, Donna Tartt (F,50s, tan rain jacket, orange scarf, legging, trainers, short blonde bob, BLR trn)

The Secret History, Donna Tartt (F,50s, tan rain jacket, orange scarf, legging, trainers, short blonde bob, BLR trn)

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