Toronto is Reading...

January 1945

  1. The Green Years, A. J. Cronin
  2. Earth and High Heaven, Gwethalyn Graham
  3. Green Dolphin Street, Elizabeth Goudge
  4. A Tree Grows in Brooklyn, Betty Smith
  5. The Higher Hill, Grace MacLennan Grant Campbell
  6. The Razor's Edge, W. Somerset Maugham
  7. Building of Jalna, Mazo de la Roche
  8. Leave Her to Heaven, Ben Ames Williams
  9. Fair Stood the Wind for France, H. E. Bates
  10. Immortal Wife, Irving Stone
  11. Hard Facts, Howard Spring
  12. The Valley of Decision, Marcia Davenport

February 1945

  1. The Green Years, A. J. Cronin
  2. Earth and High Heaven, Gwethalyn Graham
  3. Green Dolphin Street, Elizabeth Goudge
  4. A Tree Grows in Brooklyn, Betty Smith
  5. Great Son, Edna Ferber
  6. Captain from Castile, Samuel Shellabarger
  7. Immortal Wife, Irving Stone
  8. Building of Jalna, Mazo de la Roche
  9. The Higher Hill, Grace MacLennan Grant Campbell
  10. The Razor's Edge, W. Somerset Maugham
  11. Leave Her to Heaven, Ben Ames Williams
  12. Master of the Mill, Frederick Philip Grove

March 1945

  1. The Green Years, A. J. Cronin
  2. Green Dolphin Street, Elizabeth Goudge
  3. Earth and High Heaven, Gwethalyn Graham
  4. A Tree Grows in Brooklyn, Betty Smith
  5. Great Son, Edna Ferber
  6. Leave Her to Heaven, Ben Ames Williams
  7. Captain from Castile, Samuel Shellabarger
  8. The Robe, Lloyd C. Douglas
  9. Immortal Wife, Irving Stone
  10. Building of Jalna, Mazo de la Roche
  11. Troubled Midnight, John Gunther
  12. The Valley of Decision Marcia Davenport

April 1945

  1. Two Solitudes, Hugh MacLennan
  2. Green Dolphin Street, Elizabeth Goudge
  3. Earth and High Heaven, Gwethalyn Graham
  4. The Green Years, A. J. Cronin
  5. A Tree Grows in Brooklyn, Betty Smith
  6. Leave Her to Heaven, Ben Ames Williams
  7. Great Son, Edna Ferber
  8. Captain from Castile, Samuel Shellabarger
  9. Immortal Wife, Irving Stone
  10. Apartment in Athens, Glenway Wescott
  11. Young Bess, Margaret Irwin
  12. Building of Jalna, Mazo de la Roche

May 1945

  1. Two Solitudes, Hugh MacLennan
  2. Green Dolphin Street, Elizabeth Goudge
  3. Earth and High Heaven, Gwethalyn Graham
  4. The Green Years, A. J. Cronin
  5. Leave Her to Heaven, Ben Ames Williams
  6. A Tree Grows in Brooklyn, Betty Smith
  7. The Wide House, Taylor Caldwell
  8. The Ballad and the Source, Rosamond Lehmann
  9. Young Bess, Margaret Irwin
  10. Captain from Castile, Samuel Shellabarger
  11. Apartment in Athens, Glenway Wescott
  12. The Prisoner, Ernst Lothar

June 1945

  1. Two Solitudes, Hugh MacLennan
  2. A Tree Grows in Brooklyn, Betty Smith
  3. Now That April's There, Daisy Newman
  4. The Ballad and the Source, Rosamond Lehmann
  5. Green Dolphin Street, Elizabeth Goudge
  6. Earth and High Heaven, Gwethalyn Graham
  7. The Wide House, Taylor Caldwell
  8. The Green Years, A. J. Cronin
  9. Commodore Hornblower, C. S. Forester
  10. A Woman in Sunshine, Frank Arthur Swinnerton
  11. Leave Her to Heaven, Ben Ames Williams
  12. The House in Clewe Street, Mary Lavin

July 1945

  1. Two Solitudes, Hugh MacLennan
  2. Green Dolphin Street, Elizabeth Goudge
  3. Dragon Harvest, Upton Sinclair
  4. A Tree Grows in Brooklyn, Betty Smith
  5. Earth and High Heaven, Gwethalyn Graham
  6. The Ballad and the Source, Rosamond Lehmann
  7. Captain from Castile, Samuel Shellabarger
  8. The Green Years, A. J. Cronin
  9. Darkly the River Flows, John MacDonald
  10. The Valley of Decision, Marcia Davenport
  11. A Lion is in the Streets, Adria Locke Langley
  12. The House in Clewe Street, Mary Lavin

August 1945

  1. Two Solitudes, Hugh MacLennan
  2. Dragon Harvest, Upton Sinclair
  3. The Valley of Decision, Marcia Davenport
  4. Darkly the River Flows, John MacDonald
  5. Green Dolphin Street, Elizabeth Goudge
  6. All Glorious Within, Bruce Marshall
  7. The Wide House, Taylor Caldwell
  8. Captain from Castile, Samuel Shellabarger
  9. Earth and High Heaven, Gwethalyn Graham
  10. A Lion is in the Streets, Adria Locke Langley
  11. The Happy Time, Robert Fontaine
  12. Put Off They Shoes, Ethel Lilian Voynich

September 1945

  1. Two Solitudes, Hugh MacLennan
  2. So Well Remembered, James Hilton
  3. Dragon Harvest, Upton Sinclair
  4. The Valley of Decision, Marcia Davenport
  5. Green Dolphin Street, Elizabeth Goudge
  6. Leave Her to Heaven, Ben Ames Williams
  7. Earth and High Heaven, Gwethalyn Graham
  8. All Glorious Within, Bruce Marshall
  9. The Wide House, Taylor Caldwell
  10. Darkly the River Flows, John MacDonald
  11. The Green Years, A. J. Cronin
  12. Captain from Castile, Samuel Shellabarger

October 1945

  1. Two Solitudes, Hugh MacLennan
  2. So Well Remembered, James Hilton
  3. The Black Rose, Thomas B. Costain
  4. Cass Timberlane: A Novel of Husbands and Wives, Sinclair Lewis
  5. Dragon Harvest, Upton Sinclair
  6. All Glorious Within, Bruce Marshall
  7. A Lion is in the Streets, Adria Locke Langley
  8. Leave Her to Heaven, Ben Ames Williams
  9. Captain from Castile, Samuel Shellabarger
  10. Earth and High Heaven, Gwethalyn Graham
  11. Three O'Clock Dinner, Josephine Pinckney
  12. The Valley of Decision, Marcia Davenport

November 1945

  1. Cass Timberlane: A Novel of Husbands and Wives, Sinclair Lewis
  2. Two Solitudes, Hugh MacLennan
  3. The Black Rose, Thomas B. Costain
  4. So Well Remembered, James Hilton
  5. Dragon Harvest, Upton Sinclair
  6. All Glorious Within, Bruce Marshall
  7. A Lion is in the Streets, Adria Locke Langley
  8. Three O'Clock Dinner, Josephine Pinckney
  9. The Gauntlet, James Street
  10. Leave Her to Heaven, Ben Ames Williams
  11. Better Harvest, Violet King
  12. Earth and High Heaven, Gwethalyn Graham

December 1945

  1. The Black Rose, Thomas B. Costain
  2. Two Solitudes, Hugh MacLennan
  3. Cass Timberlane: A Novel of Husbands and Wives, Sinclair Lewis
  4. Dragon Harvest, Upton Sinclair
  5. So Well Remembered, James Hilton
  6. All Glorious Within, Bruce Marshall
  7. The Peacock Sheds His Tail, Alice Tisdale Hobart
  8. A Lion is in the Streets, Adria Locke Langley
  9. Through the Storm, Philip Gibbs
  10. The Gauntlet, James Street
  11. The White Tower, James Ramsey Ullman
  12. Most Secret, Nevil Shute


Sources:
"Toronto is Reading..." Toronto Daily Star, 10 Feb. 1945, p. 21;
"Toronto is Reading..." Toronto Daily Star, 10 Mar. 1945, p. 4;
"Toronto is Reading..." Toronto Daily Star, 7 Apr. 1945, p. 21;
"Toronto is Reading..." Toronto Daily Star, 5 May 1945, p. 23;
"Toronto is Reading..." Toronto Daily Star, 9 June 1945, p. 22;
"Toronto is Reading..." Toronto Daily Star, 7 July 1945, p. 20;
"July Favorites at Toronto Public Libraries." Globe and Mail, 4 Aug. 1945, p. 8;
"Toronto is Reading..." Toronto Daily Star, 8 Sept. 1945, p. 28;
"Toronto is Reading..." Toronto Daily Star, 6 Oct. 1945, p. 15;
"Toronto is Reading..." Toronto Daily Star, 10 Nov. 1945, p. 9;
"November Choices at Toronto Public Libraries." Globe and Mail, 8 Dec. 1945, p. 8;
"Toronto is Reading..." Toronto Daily Star, 12 Jan. 1946, p. 12.