RBC Taylor Prize

Presented annually by the Charles Taylor Foundation for the best work of literary non-fiction by a Canadian.

90 items

Title Overview Format & Publisher Call Number
Bush Runner: The Adventures of Pierre-Esprit Radisson Book
Had It Coming: What’s Fair in the Age of #MeToo? Book
Highway of Tears
A True Story of Racism, Indifference, and the Pursuit of Justice for Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls
Book - 2019 Atria Books, an imprint of Simon & Schuster 362.88089 M1349h 2019
The Mosquito
A Human History of Our Deadliest Predator
Book - 2019 Dutton, An imprint of Penguin Random House LLC 595.772 W767m 2019
The Reality Bubble
Blind Spots, Hidden Truths, and the Dangerous Illusions That Shape Our World
eBook - 2019 OverDrive ebook
All Things Consoled Book
Jan in 35 Pieces: A Memoir in Music Book
Just Let Me Look at You Book
Land of Lost Borders: Out of Bounds on the Silk Road Book
Mamaskatch
A Cree Coming of Age
Book - 2019 Milkweed Editions BIO 971.20049 MCLEOD 2019
In the Name of Humanity Book
Island of the Blue Foxes
Disaster and Triumph on the World's Greatest Scientific Expedition
Book - 2017 Da Capo Press 910.91645 B7879i 2017
Life on the Ground Floor: Letters from the Edge of Emergency Medicine Book
Seven Fallen Feathers
Racism, Death, and Hard Truths in A Northern City
eBook - 2017 OverDrive ebook
Yardwork: A Biography of an Urban Place Book
By Chance Alone
A Remarkable True Story of Courage and Survival at Auschwitz
Book - 2020 Hanover Square Press 940.5318 E361b 2020
Mad Enchantment
Claude Monet and the Painting of the Water Lilies
Book - 2016 Bloomsbury 759.4 K543m 2016
Marconi
The Man Who Networked the World
Book - 2016 Oxford University Press BIO 621.384 MARCONI 2016
Pumpkinflowers: An Israeli Soldier's Story Book
This Is Not My Life: A Memoir of Love, Prison, and Other Complications Book
Dispatches from the Front: Matthew Halton, Canada's Voice at War Book
Sixty
A Diary of My Sixty-first Year : the Beginning of the End, or the End of the Beginning?
Book - 2016 The Experiment BIO 305.2441 BROWN 2016
Stalin's Daughter
The Extraordinary and Tumultuous Life of Svetlana Alliluyeva
Book - 2015 Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers BIO 947.0842 ALLILUEVA 2015
The Reason You Walk Book
This is Happy Book
And Home Was Kariakoo
A Memoir of East Africa
eBook - 2014 OverDrive ebook
Boundless
Tracing Land and Dream in A New Northwest Passage
Book - 2015 Counterpoint Press 910.9163 W785b 2015
One Day in August: The Untold Story Behind Canada's Tragedy at Dieppe Book
The Last Asylum: A Memoir of Madness in our Times Book
They Left Us Everything
A Memoir
Book - 2014 G.P. Putnam's Sons BIO 306.874 JOHNSON 2016
Arthur Erickson: An Architect's Life Book
The Dogs are Eating Them Now: Our War in Afghanistan Book
The Inconvenient Indian
A Curious Account of Native People in North America
Book - 2013 University of Minnesota Press 970.004 K545i 2013
The Massey Murder: A Maid, Her Master, and the Trial that Shocked A Country Book
The Once and Future World
Nature as It Was, as It Is, as It Could Be
Book - 2013 Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 304.2 M1586o 2013
Journey with No Maps: A Life of P.K. Page Book
Leonardo and the Last Supper Book - 2012 Walker & Company 759.5 L581ki 2012
Sword of the Spirit, Shield of Faith: Religion in American War and Diplomacy Book
The Pursuit of Perfection: A Life of Celia Franca Book
Warlord: Borden, Mackenzie King, and Canada's World Wars Book
Affictions & Departures: Essays Book
Eating Dirt
Deep Forests, Big Timber, and Life With the Tree-planting Tribe
Book - 2011 Greystone Books 333.751530971 G4752e 2011
Into the Silence
The Great War, Mallory, and the Conquest of Everest
Book - 2011 Alfred A. Knopf 796.522092 D2651i 2011
The Chimps of Fauna Sanctuary: A Canadian Story of Resilience and Recovery Book
The Measure of a Man: The Story of a Father, A Son, and A Suit Book
Defiant Spirits
The Modernist Revolution of the Group of Seven
Book - 2011 Douglas & Mcintyre 759.11 G8825k 2011
Mordecai: The Life and Times Book
On the Farm
Robert William Pickton and the Tragic Story of Vancouver's Missing Women
Book - 2011 Vintage Canada 364.1523 C1828o 2011
The Geography of Arrival: A Memoir Book
The Love Queen of Malabar: Memoir of a Friendship with Kamala Das Book
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