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Yann Martel: The Literate Leader

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Published on Nov 1, 2010

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While writing his latest bestseller, Beatrice & Virgil, Booker prize-winning author Yann Martel had an interesting side project: every two weeks he would send Stephen Harper a letter with a book recommendation. Why is getting our prime minister exposed to literature so important to Martel?

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