HARBOUR PUBLISHING PROMOTION NEWS

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Last updated: July 22, 2015
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 AWARDS |   BESTSELLERS  |  FALL 2015  |  SPRING 2015  |  FALL 2014  |   PAST SEASONS



AWARDS



For Your Safety Please Hold On by Kayla Czaga has been shortlisted for the 2015 Debut-litzer Prize
The following books will be featured in the Poetry in Transit project: Transmitter and Receiver, by Raoul Fernandes; Hastings-Sunrise, by Bren Simmers; undercurrent, by Rita Wong and For Your Safety Please Hold On, by Kayla Czaga


BESTSELLERS


BC BESTSELLERS for week of July 19, 2015

Source: Association of Book Publishers of BC

Adult Titles

#2 Roy Henry Vickers & Robert Budd Orca Chief
#5 Peter Robson Raincoast Chronicles 23
#9 Richard Beamish & Gordon McFarlane The Sea Among Us

Canadian BESTSELLERS for week of July 20, 2015

Source: TBM Bookmanager

Canadiana category

#13 Eileen Van der Flier-Keller A Field Guide to the Identification of Pebbles


FALL 2015

Maria Tippett  Made in British Columbia | Caroline Woodward  Light Years

Maria Tippett

Made in British Columbia: Eight Ways of Making Culture
978-1-55017-729-9, $32.95, Hardcover, Harbour Publishing
Publication date: September 19, 2015

Media

Print/Online
Featured in Quill & Quire’s 2015 Fall Preview, July/August 2015

Caroline Woodward

Light Years: Memoir of a Modern Lighthouse Keeper
978-1-55017-727-5, $29.95, Hardcover, Harbour Publishing
Publication date: September 5, 2015

Events

Book event at Nakusp Library, Nakusp, on Wednesday, September 23, 2015 at 7:00pm
Book event at Nelson Library, Nelson, on Thursday, September 24 at 7:00pm
Book event at Bosun Hall, New Denver, on Friday, September 25, 2015 at 7:00pm
Talk and slide show at Word on the Street at the downtown branch of the Vancouver Public Library, Sunday, September 27, 2015, time TBA

Media

Print/Online
Article on BC Booklook, July 20, 2015

SPRING 2015

Amanda Bath Disaster in Paradise | Trisha Cull  The Death of Small Creatures | Raoul Fernandes  Transmitter and Receiver | Andrew MacLeod  A Better Place on Earth | Peter Robson with Howard White Raincoast Chronicles 23 | Bren Simmers Hastings-Sunrise | Roy Henry Vickers & Robert Budd Orca Chief | Rita Wong undercurrent

Amanda Bath

Disaster in Paradise: The Landslides in Johnson's Landing
978-1-55017-695-7, $22.95, Paperback
Publication date: March 28, 2015

Media

TV/Radio
Interview on Global TV, July 13, 2015 at 12:20pm
Interview on News1130, July 12, 2015
Interview on CKNW’s Afternoon Drive, July 10, 2015
Print/Online
Interview on The Commentary, June 25, 2015

Trisha Cull

The Death of Small Creatures
978-0-88971-307-9, $22.95, Paperback, Nightwood Editions
Publication date: April 2015

Media

Print/Online
Mention in Geist, Summer 2015

Raoul Fernandes

Transmitter and Receiver
978-0-88971-309-3, $18.95, Paperback, Nightwood Editions
Publication date: March 2015

Awards

Featured in the 2015 Poetry in Transit project

Andrew MacLeod

A Better Place on Earth: Among the Haves and Have Nots in Super Unequal British Columbia
978-1-55017-704-6, $22.95, Paperback, Harbour Publishing
Publication date: April 2015

Advertising

Geist, Summer 2015

Peter Robson, Editor, with an introduction by Howard White

Raincoast Chronicles 23: Harbour Publishing 40th Anniversary Edition
978-1-55017-710-7, $24.95, Paperback, Harbour Publishing
Publication date: March 2015

Bestseller

#5 BC Bestseller, week of July 19, 2015

Media

Upcoming
Review in Pacific Yachting, date TBA

Advertising

Geist, Summer 2015

Bren Simmers

Hastings-Sunrise
978-0-88971-310-9, $18.95, Paperback, Nightwood Editions
Publication date: March 2015

Awards

Featured in the 2015 Poetry in Transit project

Roy Henry Vickers & Robert Budd

Orca Chief
978-1-55017-693-3, $19.95, Hardcover, Harbour Publishing

Bestseller

#2 BC Bestseller, week of July 19, 2015

Rita Wong, with drawings by Cindy Mochizuki

undercurrent
978-0-88971-308-6, $18.95, Paperback, Nightwood Editions
Publication date: April 2015

Awards

Featured in the 2015 Poetry in Transit project

FALL 2014

Richard Beamish and Gordon McFarlane The Sea Among Us | Kayla Czaga For Your Safety Please Hold On 

Richard Beamish and Gordon McFarlane, editors

The Sea Among Us: The Strait of Georgia
978-1-55017-683-4, $39.95, Hardcover, Harbour Publishing
Publication date: November 22, 2014

Bestseller

#9 BC Bestseller, week of July 19, 2015

Kayla Czaga

For Your Safety Please Hold On
978-0-88971-303-1, $18.95, Paperback, Nightwood Editions
Publication date: September 28, 2014

Awards

Shortlisted for the 2015 Debut-litzer Prize
Featured in the 2015 Poetry in Transit project

 PUBLICITY for PAST SEASONS

Jean Barman Stanley Park’s Secrets | Eileen Van der Flier-Keller A Field Guide to the Identification of Pebbles

Jean Barman

Stanley Park’s Secrets
978-1-55017-346-8, $36.95, Hardcover, Harbour Publishing

Media

Print/Online
Interview with rabble.ca, July 17 2015

Eileen Van der Flier-Keller

A Field Guide to the Identification of Pebbles
978-1-55017-395-6, $7.95, Pamphlet, Harbour Publishing

Bestseller

#13 National Bestseller, Canadiana category, week of July 20, 2015


LAST UPDATED: July 22, 2015