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 - 2019 Biblioasis 971.01 RAD B
Had It Coming
What's Fair in the Age of #MeToo?
Book - 2019 Allen Lane 306.70971 D
Highway of Tears
A True Story of Racism, Indifference and the Pursuit of Justice of Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls
Book - 2019 Doubleday Canada 362.8808997071185 M
The Mosquito
A Human History of Our Deadliest Predator
Book - 2019 Allen Lane 363.78 W
The Reality Bubble Book - 2019 Allen Lane 500 T
All Things Consoled
A Daughter's Memoir
Book - 2018 McClelland and Stewart 813.54 HAY
Jan in 35 Pieces: A Memoir in Music Book
Just Let Me Look at You Book
Lands of Lost Borders
Out of Bounds on the Silk Road
Book - 2018 Alfred A. Knopf Canada 915.80443 H
A Cree Coming of Age
Book - 2018 Douglas & McIntyre 305.897353071231 MCL
In the Name of Humanity
The Secret Deal to End the Holocaust
Book - 2017 Allen Lane 940.531853862 W
Island of the Blue Foxes: Disaster and Triumph on Bering's Great Voyage to Alaska Book
Life on the Ground Floor
Letters From the Edge of Emergency Medicine
Book - 2017 Doubleday Canada 362.18 M
Seven Fallen Feathers
Racism, Death, and Hard Truths in A Northern City
Book - 2017 Anansi 305.897071312 T
A Biography of An Urban Place
Book - 2017 James Street North Books 819.4 COL
By Chance Alone
A Remarkable True Story of Courage and Survival at Auschwitz
Book - 2016 HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 940.5318 EIS
Mad Enchantment
Claude Monet and the Painting of the Water Lilies
Book - 2016 Bond Street BooksDoubleday Canada 759.4 K
Marconi: The Man Who Networked the World Book
An Israeli Soldier's Story
Book - 2016 SignalMcClelland & Stewart 956.92044 F
This Is Not My Life
A Memoir of Love, Prison, and Other Complications
Book - 2016 Harper Avenue 306.7086927 SCH
Dispatches From the Front
Matthew Halton, Canada's Voice at War
Book - 2014 McClelland & Stewart, a division of Random House of Canada Limited 070.4333 HAL H
A Diary of My Sixty-first Year
Book - 2015 Random House Canada 155.67 BRO
Stalin's Daughter
The Extraordinary and Tumultuous Life of Svetlana Alliluyeva
Book - 2015 HarperCollinsPublishersLtd 947.0842 ALL S
The Reason You Walk Book - 2015 Viking 971.274300497333 KIN
This Is Happy
A Memoir
Book - 2015 Doubleday Canada 813.54 GIB
And Home Was Kariakoo
A Memoir of East Africa
Book - 2014 Doubleday Canada LPLW 813.54 VAS
Tracing Land and Dream in A New Northwest Passage
Book - 2014 Anansi, House of Anansi Press Inc. 917.19044 W
One Day in August
The Untold Story Behind Canada's Tragedy at Dieppe
Book - 2013 Alfred A. Knopf Canada 940.5421425 O
The Last Asylum
A Memoir of Madness in Our Times
Book - 2014 Hamish Hamilton, an imprint of Penguin Canada Books Inc., a Penguin Random House Company 616.89 TAY T
They Left Us Everything
A Memoir
Book - 2014 Penguin 306.874 JOH
Arthur Erickson
An Architect's Life
Book - 2013 Douglas and McIntyre 720.92 ERI
The Dogs Are Eating Them Now
Our War in Afghanistan
Book - 2013 Knopf Canada LPLW 958.1047 S
The Inconvenient Indian
A Curious Account of Native People in North America
Book - 2013 Anchor Canada 970.00497 K
The Massey Murder
A Maid, Her Master, and the Trial That Shocked A Country
Book - 2013 HarperCollins 364.15230971354 G
The Once and Future World
Nature as It Was, as It Is, as It Could Be
Book Random House Canada 304.2 M
Journey With No Maps
A Life of P. K. Page
Book - 2012 McGill-Queen's University Press 819.1 PAG D
Leonardo and the Last Supper Book - 2012 Bond Street Books 759.5 K
Sword of the Spirit, Shield of Faith
Religion in American War and Diplomacy
Book - 2012 Anchor Books 322.10973 P
The Pursuit of Perfection
A Life of Celia Franca
Book - 2011 Cormorant Books 792.8092 FRA B
Borden, Mackenzie King, and Canada's World Wars
Book - 2012 Penguin Canada 971.0612 C
Affictions & Departures: Essays Book
Eating Dirt
Deep Forests, Big Timber, and Life With the Tree-planting Tribe
Book - 2011 Greystone Books 333.751530971 G
Into the Silence
The Great War, Mallory, and the Conquest of Everest
Book - 2011 Alfred A. Knopf 796.522 MAL D
The Chimps of Fauna Sanctuary
[a Canadian Story of Resilience and Recovery]
Book - 2011 HarperCollins Canada 636.9885097143 W
The Measure of A Man
The Story of A Father, A Son, and A Suit
Book - 2011 McClelland & Stewart 646.40092 LEE
Defiant Spirits
The Modernist Revolution of the Group of Seven
Book - 2010 Douglas & McIntyre 759.11 K
The Life and Times
Book - 2010 Knopf Canada 813.54 RIC F
On the Farm
Robert William Pickton and the Tragic Story of Vancouver's Missing Women
Book - 2010 Knopf Canada 364.15230971133 PIC C
The Geography of Arrival: A Memoir Book
The Love Queen of Malabar: Memoir of a Friendship with Kamala Das Book
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