Next Week on CANADA AM – Lemony Snicket, Author Mitch Albom, Academy-award winning actor Geoffrey Rush, Kevin Newman, and more…

— November 8, 2013

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 Watch Beverly Thomson, Marci Ien, and Jeff Hutcheson on CANADA AM, weekdays beginning at 6 a.m. ET on CTV and CTV News Channel. Visit CANADA AM online at for full episodes, top stories, CANADA AM extras, daily show info, featured recipes, book reviews, and contributor gift ideas. Viewers can also watch the best of the week’s segments with a special Saturday episode, airing at 9 a.m. ET.

Monday, November 11

  • SILVER CROSS MOTHER:  Each year a Silver Cross Mother is chosen by the Royal Canadian Legion to lay a wreath during the Remembrance Day Ceremony at the National War Memorial. CANADA AM speaks with this year’s mother, Niki Psiharis.
  • THE GERM CODE:  Author and microbiologist Jason Tetro joins CANADA AM with his new book The Germ Code, which shows the enormous influence of germs upon humanity’s past, present, and future
  • LEMONY SNICKET:  Writing under the pseudonym Lemony Snicket, author Daniel Handler tells CANADA AM about All The Wrong Questions, his newest addition to the popular childhood bestsellers.

Tuesday, November 12

  • MARK HOWE:  The son of hockey great Gordie Howe recounts hilarious and touching personal stories of living in the shadow of greatness in his book Gordie Howe’s Son.
  • FALL BEAUTY ESSENTIALS:  Liv Judd Soye from LouLou Magazine shows CANADA AM the latest fall products for hair, skin, nails, and body.
  • EVA AVILA:  The Canadian pop star and Season 4 winner of CANADIAN IDOL performs her new single Bitter Meets Sweet.

 Wednesday, November 13

  • MITCH ALBOM:  The best-selling author of Tuesdays with Morrie joins CANADA AM with his new book The First Phone Call From Heaven, a page-turning mystery and a meditation on the power of human connection.
  • WINTERIZING THE GARDEN:  Gardening expert Mark Cullen shows viewers how to get their gardens winter-ready.
  • WALLY LAMB:  New York Times bestselling author Wally Lamb is in studio with his new book We Are Water.

Thursday, November 14

  • GEOFFREY RUSH: Academy-Award® winning actor Geoffrey Rush sits down with CANADA AM to talk about his new movie, based off of #1 New York Times bestseller, The Book Thief.
  • HOLIDAY BUDGETING:  CTV’s Chief Financial Commentator Pattie Lovett-Reid helps CANADA AM viewers get ready for the holiday season with a holiday budget plan.
  • ANN PATCHETT:  The award winning American author discusses her new book This Is the Story of a Happy Marriage.

Friday, November 15

  • KEVIN NEWMAN:  Kevin Newman joins CANADA AM to talk about his new show KEVIN NEWMAN LIVE, premiering Monday, Nov. 18, and airing weekdays at 9 p.m. ET on CTV News Channel.
  • WINTERIZING CARS:  CANADA AM shares what every car owner needs to know about getting their cars winter-ready.
  • THE SADIES:  Canadian rock and roll band performs from their new album Internal Sounds.


Now in its 40th Season, CANADA AM is Canada’s national morning newsmagazine. Since its launch in 1972, CANADA AM has brought Canadians a unique blend of hard news and lifestyle stories, featuring in-depth interviews with top newsmakers, celebrities and musical stars. Lis Travers is the Vice-President and Executive Producer for CANADA AM and Wendy Freeman is the President of CTV News.

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