There is nothing to display at this time

Hamilton Reads 2022

Meet the author at the Hamilton Reads Online Finale Nov 26 2pm.

Hamilton Reads 2022 logo with words Norma Dunning TAINNA The Unseen Ones - Short Stories

The Book   |  Programs and Events   |  Activities

Hamilton Reads 2022

 This year’s One Book One Community read was Tainna by Norma Dunning.


Cover picture of the book TAINNA by Norma Dunning
Hamilton Reads 2022 is Tainna: The Unseen Ones, Short Stories by Norma Dunning. Learn more about this 2021 Governor General award-winning collection of six short stories about Inuk characters who rely on their wit and humour and whose experiences traverse the modern world and spiritual realm.
Hamilton Reads 2022 Activities
Congratulations to Denise E. who is the grand prize winner of the Hamilton Reads Tic Tac Toe Reading Challenge. 
Cover and back cover of stack of the TAINNA book on a table
Let’s meet Online and In-Branch for book clubs, Local History and Archives exhibits and more.


Picture of Norma Dunning holding her book TAINNANorma Dunning is a writer, scholar, researcher, professor and grandmother. Her previous short story collection, Annie Muktuk and Other Stories (University of Alberta Press, 2017) received the Danuta Gleed Literary Award, the Howard O’Hagan Award for short stories and the Bronze Foreword INDIES award for short stories. She lives in Edmonton, AB.


A stack of all the previous Hamilton Read books

Earlier Hamilton Reads
HPL chooses a Hamilton Reads title annually. See the list of books which have fueled fascinating community conversations over the years.