Toronto is Reading...

January 1947

  1. Wind Without Rain, Selwyn Dewdney
  2. East River, Sholem Asch
  3. Pavilion of Women, Pearl S. Buck
  4. B.F.'s Daughter, John P. Marquand
  5. London Belongs to Me, Norman Collins
  6. Return to Jalna, Mazo de la Roche
  7. The Wind that Shakes the Barley, James Barke
  8. Pride's Fancy, Thomas H. Raddall
  9. The Foxes of Harrow, Frank Yerby
  10. This Side of Innocence, Taylor Caldwell
  11. Lydia Bailey, Kenneth Roberts
  12. Thieves in the Night, Arthur Koestler

February 1947

  1. Wind Without Rain, Selwyn Dewdney
  2. Pavilion of Women, Pearl S. Buck
  3. B.F.'s Daughter, John P. Marquand
  4. East River, Sholem Asch
  5. Lydia Bailey, Kenneth Roberts
  6. The Foxes of Harrow, Frank Yerby
  7. The Wind that Shakes the Barley, James Barke
  8. London Belongs to Me, Norman Collins
  9. Return to Jalna, Mazo de la Roche
  10. This Side of Innocence, Taylor Caldwell
  11. Thieves in the Night, Arthur Koestler
  12. Kaputt, Curzio Malaparte

March 1947

  1. Wind Without Rain, Selwyn Dewdney
  2. Pavilion of Women, Pearl S. Buck
  3. East River, Sholem Asch
  4. The Foxes of Harrow, Frank Yerby
  5. Who Has Seen the Wind, W. O. Mitchell
  6. B.F.'s Daughter, John P. Marquand
  7. Thieves in the Night, Arthur Koestler
  8. Lydia Bailey, Kenneth Roberts
  9. London Belongs to Me, Norman Collins
  10. This Side of Innocence, Taylor Caldwell
  11. The Wind that Shakes the Barley, James Barke
  12. Mrs. Mike, Benedict Freedman & Nancy Freedman

April 1947

  1. The Tin Flute, Gabrielle Roy
  2. The Chequer Board, Nevil Shute
  3. Wind Without Rain, Selwyn Dewdney
  4. Pavilion of Women, Pearl S. Buck
  5. The Foxes of Harrow, Frank Yerby
  6. East River, Sholem Asch
  7. Who Has Seen the Wind, W. O. Mitchell
  8. Gentleman's Agreement, Laura Z. Hobson
  9. Lydia Bailey, Kenneth Roberts
  10. B.F.'s Daughter, John P. Marquand
  11. Mrs. Mike, Benedict Freedman & Nancy Freedman
  12. Thieves in the Night, Arthur Koestler

May 1947

  1. The Tin Flute, Gabrielle Roy
  2. The Chequer Board, Nevil Shute
  3. There Was a Time, Taylor Caldwell
  4. The Vixens, Frank Yerby
  5. The Wind Cannot Read, Richard Mason
  6. Dunkerley's, Howard Spring
  7. Presidential Mission, Upton Sinclair
  8. Gentleman's Agreement, Laura Z. Hobson
  9. Mrs. Mike, Benedict Freedman & Nancy Freedman
  10. East River, Sholem Asch
  11. Pavilion of Women, Pearl S. Buck
  12. The Foxes of Harrow, Frank Yerby

June 1947

  1. The Tin Flute, Gabrielle Roy
  2. Presidential Mission, Upton Sinclair
  3. There Was a Time, Taylor Caldwell
  4. The Vixens, Frank Yerby
  5. Gentleman's Agreement, Laura Z. Hobson
  6. Mrs. Mike, Benedict Freedman & Nancy Freedman
  7. The Chequer Board, Nevil Shute
  8. Dunkerley's, Howard Spring
  9. Kingsblood Royal, Sinclair Lewis
  10. East River, Sholem Asch
  11. The Wind Cannot Read, Richard Mason
  12. Fresh Wind Blowing, Grace Campbell

July 1947

  1. The Tin Flute, Gabrielle Roy
  2. Kingsblood Royal, Sinclair Lewis
  3. The Moneyman, Thomas B. Costain
  4. Presidential Mission, Upton Sinclair
  5. Gentleman's Agreement, Laura Z. Hobson
  6. The Chequer Board, Nevil Shute
  7. Prince of Foxes, Samuel Shellabarger
  8. The Vixens, Frank Yerby
  9. There Was a Time, Taylor Caldwell
  10. East River, Sholem Asch
  11. Mrs. Mike, Benedict Freedman & Nancy Freedman
  12. Fresh Wind Blowing, Grace Campbell

August 1947

  1. The Tin Flute, Gabrielle Roy
  2. The Moneyman, Thomas B. Costain
  3. Prince of Foxes, Samuel Shellabarger
  4. Kingsblood Royal, Sinclair Lewis
  5. Presidential Mission, Upton Sinclair
  6. The Vixens, Frank Yerby
  7. Mr On Loong, Robert Standish
  8. The Chequer Board, Nevil Shute
  9. Gentleman's Agreement, Laura Z. Hobson
  10. Friends and Lovers, Helen MacInnes
  11. All This to Keep, Maida Parlow French
  12. Mrs. Mike, Benedict Freedman & Nancy Freedman

September 1947

  1. The Tin Flute, Gabrielle Roy
  2. The Moneyman, Thomas B. Costain
  3. Prince of Foxes, Samuel Shellabarger
  4. Kingsblood Royal, Sinclair Lewis
  5. Gentleman's Agreement, Laura Z. Hobson
  6. The Vixens, Frank Yerby
  7. Creatures of Circumstance, W. Somerset Maugham
  8. Friends and Lovers, Helen MacInnes
  9. The Chequer Board, Nevil Shute
  10. Presidential Mission, Upton Sinclair
  11. Mr On Loong, Robert Standish
  12. There Was a Time, Taylor Caldwell

October 1947

  1. Prince of Foxes, Samuel Shellabarger
  2. The Moneyman, Thomas B. Costain
  3. The Tin Flute, Gabrielle Roy
  4. Gentleman's Agreement, Laura Z. Hobson
  5. Kingsblood Royal, Sinclair Lewis
  6. Vespers in Vienna, Bruce Marshall
  7. Proud Destiny, Lion Feuchtwanger
  8. The Vixens, Frank Yerby
  9. Silver Nutmeg, Norah Lofts

November 1947

  1. Serpent's Tooth, Isabelle Hughes
  2. Prince of Foxes, Samuel Shellabarger
  3. House Divided, Ben Ames Williams
  4. Came a Cavalier, Frances Parkinson Keyes
  5. The Song in the Green Thorn Tree, James Barke
  6. The Tin Flute, Gabrielle Roy
  7. Gentleman's Agreement, Laura Z. Hobson
  8. The Hopeful Heart, Philip Gibbs
  9. East Side, West Side, Marcia Davenport
  10. The Foxes of Harrow, Frank Yerby
  11. The Vixens, Frank Yerby
  12. Vespers in Vienna, Bruce Marshall

December 1947

  1. East Side, West Side, Marcia Davenport
  2. Serpent's Tooth, Isabelle Hughes
  3. Came a Cavalier, Frances Parkinson Keyes
  4. The Moneyman, Thomas B. Costain
  5. House Divided, Ben Ames Williams
  6. Prince of Foxes, Samuel Shellabarger
  7. The Song in the Green Thorn Tree, James Barke
  8. Chatterton Square, E. H. Young
  9. Nothing So Strange, James Hilton
  10. The Foxes of Harrow, Frank Yerby
  11. The Bishop's Mantle, Agnes Sligh Turnbull


Sources:
"Favorite January Reading at Toronto Public Libraries." Globe and Mail, 8 Feb. 1947, p. 10;
"Toronto is Reading..." Toronto Daily Star, 8 Mar. 1947, p. 20;
"Toronto is Reading..." Toronto Daily Star, 12 Apr. 1947, p. 14;
"Toronto is Reading..." Toronto Daily Star, 10 May 1947, p. 23;
"Toronto is Reading..." Toronto Daily Star, 7 June 1947, p. 11;
"Toronto is Reading..." Toronto Daily Star, 12 July 1947, p. 19;
"Toronto is Reading..." Toronto Daily Star, 9 Aug. 1947, p. 4;
"Toronto is Reading..." Toronto Daily Star, 13 Sept. 1947, p. 24;
"Toronto Public Libraries List Popular Titles." Globe and Mail, 11 Oct. 1947, p. 10;
"Toronto is Reading..." Toronto Daily Star, 8 Nov. 1947, p. 23;
"Toronto is Reading..." Toronto Daily Star, 13 Dec. 1947, p. 11;
"Toronto is Reading..." Toronto Daily Star, 10 Jan. 1948, p. 14.