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Last updated: May 26, 2016
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AWARDS



A Better Place on Earth, by Andrew MacLeod, has won the George Ryga Award for Social Awareness in Literature


BESTSELLERS


BC BESTSELLERS for week of May 22, 2016

Source: Association of Book Publishers of BC

Adult Titles

#2 Roy Henry Vickers & Robert Budd Peace Dancer
#13 Barrie Farrell  Boats in My Blood


Canadian Bestsellers for week of May 24, 2016

New Releases category

#8 Roy Henry Vickers & Robert Budd Peace Dancer


SPRING 2016

Barrie Farrell  Boats in My Blood | Michelle Gilman  What Grandma Built | Roy Henry Vickers & Robert Budd  Peace Dancer | Mark Zuehlke  Scoundrels, Dreamers & Second Sons

Barrie Farrell

Boats in My Blood: A Life in Boatbuilding
978-1-55017-755-8, $24.95, Paperback, Harbour Publishing
Pub date: March 2016

Bestseller

#13 BC Bestseller, week of May 22, 2016 

Media

Print/Online
Event mention in the Comox Valley Echo (Comox Valley, BC), May 24, 2016
Feature on Barrie in Western Mariner, May 2016
Review and cover photo in Island Fisherman, May 2016

Michelle Gilman

What Grandma Built
978-1-55017-753-4, $14.95, Paperback, Harbour Publishing
Pub date: April 2016

Media

Print/Online
Review in City Parent, May 2016

Roy Henry Vickers & Robert Budd

Peace Dancer
978-1-55017-739-8 , $19.95, Hardcover, Harbour Publishing
Pub date: May 2016

Bestseller

#8 National Bestseller list, New Releases category, week of May 24, 2016
#2 BC Bestseller, week of May 22, 2016 

Mark Zuehlke

Scoundrels, Dreamers & Second Sons: British Remittance Men in the Canadian West
978-1-55017-745-9, $24.95, Paperback, Harbour Publishing
Pub date: May 2016

Media

TV/Radio
Interview on CFAX's One on One with Ian Jessop, May 24, 2016 at 2:00pm
Print/Online
Mention in the Times Colonist (Victoria), May 26, 2016

FALL 2015

Alicia Priest  A Rock Fell on the Moon [NFR] | Bill Proctor & Yvonne Maximchuk  Tide Rips and Back Eddies | Gwen Sjogren O Canada Crosswords Book 16

Alicia Priest

A Rock Fell on the Moon: Dad and the Great Yukon Silver Ore Heist [NFR]
978-1-55017-733-6, $24.95, Paperback, Harbour Publishing

Media

Print/Online
Review in the Literary Review of Canada, March 2016, Vol. 24, No. 2.

Bill Proctor and Yvonne Maximchuk

Tide Rips and Back Eddies: Bill Proctor’s Tales of Blackfish Sound
978-1-55017-725-1, $24.95, Paperback, Harbour Publishing

Media

Print/Online
Review and cover photo in Island Fisherman, May 2016

Gwen Sjogren

O Canada Crosswords Book 16
978-0-88971-312-3, $13.95, Paperback, Nightwood Editions

Media

Upcoming
Interview and book giveaway with CBC Radio’s alberta@noon, August 4, 2016

SPRING 2015

Andrew MacLeod  A Better Place on Earth | Michelle Catherine Nelson with Alison Page A Field Guide to Foraging for Wild Greens and Flowers

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

Awards

Winner of the George Ryga Award for Social Awareness in Literature

Media

Print/Online
Article about award win in The Tyee, May 26, 2016

Michelle Catherine Nelson, with photography by Alison Page

A Field Guide to Foraging for Wild Greens and Flowers
978-1-55017-687-2, $7.95, Pamphlet, Harbour Publishing

Events

Foraging workshop, discussion and book signing at the Whistler Public Library (4329 Main Street, Whistler) on Wednesday, June 15, 2016 at 6:00pm
Foraging workshop, discussion and book signing at the Squamish Public Library (37907 Second Ave., Squamish) on Thursday, June 16, 2016 at 6:00pm

Media

Print/Online
Review in BC Studies (online), May 25, 2016

 PUBLICITY for PAST SEASONS

Michele Genest   The Boreal Feast  | Mark Leiren-Young Free Magic Secrets Revealed | Alex Leslie The things I heard about you

Michele Genest

The Boreal Feast: A Culinary Journey to the North
978-1-55017-627-8, $28.95, Paperback, Harbour Publishing (Lost Moose)

Media

Print/Online
Review in BC Studies (online), May 25, 2016

Mark Leiren-Young

Free Magic Secrets Revealed
978-1-55017-607-0, $26.95, Paperback, Harbour Publishing

Media

Print/Online
Interview on Nineteen Questions (online), May 22, 2016

Alex Leslie

The things I heard about you
978-0-88971-305-5, $18.95, Paperback, Nightwood Editions

Media

Print/Online
Review in Herizons, Spring 2016, Vol. 29, No. 4.


LAST UPDATED: May 26, 2016