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Last updated: May 23, 2019
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AWARDS |   BESTSELLERS  | SPRING 2019 | FALL 2018 |  SPRING 2018  



AWARDS



Congratulations to Laisha Rosnau, winner of the 2019 Dorothy Livesay Poetry Prize (BC Book Prizes)


BESTSELLERS


BC BESTSELLERS for week of May 18, 2019

Source: Association of Book Publishers of BC

#11 J. Duane Sept - The New Beachcomber’s Guide to the Pacific Northwest

#12 Judith Williams - Raincoast Chronicles 24

#15 George Garrett - George Garrett


BC BESTSELLERS for week of May 11, 2019

Source: Association of Book Publishers of BC

#9 George Garrett - George Garrett

#11 J. Duane Sept - The New Beachcomber’s Guide to the Pacific Northwest

#12 Derek Hayes - Iron Road West




Spring 2019

  James Barber- One- Pot Wonders | Cassandra Blanshard - Fresh Pack of Smokes | Jenny Clayton - The Lieutenant Governors of British Columbia | Sarah de Leeuw - Outside, America | George Garrett - George Garrett | Rick M. Harbo - A Field Guide to Marine Life of the Protected Waters of the Salish Sea | Rick M. Harbo - A Field Guide to Marine Life of the Outer Coasts of the Salish Sea and Beyond | Michael Kaehn - The Hot Springs Cove Story | Alex Laidlaw - Dead Flowers | Laura Matwichuk - Near Miss | Greg Nolan - Highballer | Matt Rader - Visual Inspection | J. Duane Sept - The New Beachcomber’s Guide to the Pacific Northwest | Roy Henry Vickers & Robert Budd - Sockeye Silver, Saltchuck Blue | Judith Williams - Raincoast Chronicles 24 


James Barber

One- Pot Wonders
978-1-55017-871-5, $14.95, Paperback, Harbour Publishing
Pub date: March 23, 2019

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BC Bookworld, Summer 2019

Cassandra Blanshard

Fresh Pack of Smokes
978-0-88971-352-9, $18.95, Paperback, Nightwood Editions
Pub date: April 2019

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BC Bookworld, Summer 2019
Room, Summer 2019
Canadian Literature, Summer 2019

Jenny Clayton

The Lieutenant Governors of British Columbia
978-1-55017-864-7, $26.95 Paperback, Harbour Publishing
Pub date: May 18, 2019

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BC Bookworld, Summer 2019
Canada’s History, Summer Reading Guide 2019
BC Studies, Summer 2019

Sarah de Leeuw

Outside, America
978-0-88971-354-3, $18.95, Paperback, Nightwood Editions
Pub date: April 27,2019

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BC Bookworld, Summer 2019
Room, Summer 2019
Canadian Literature, Summer 2019

George Garrett

George Garrett
978-1-55017-866-1 , $26.95, Paperback, Harbour Publishing
Pub date: March 2, 2019

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BC Bookworld, Summer 2019

Rick M. Harbo

A Field Guide to Marine Life of the Protected Waters of the Salish Sea
978-1-55017-853-1, $7.95, Pamphlet, Harbour Publishing
Pub date: June 1, 2019

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BC Bookworld, Summer 2019
Harbour Spiel, June 2019

Rick M. Harbo

A Field Guide to Marine Life of the Outer Coasts of the Salish Sea and Beyond
978-1-55017-855-5, $7.95, Pamphlet, Harbour Publishing
Pub date: June 1, 2019

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BC Bookworld, Summer 2019
Harbour Spiel, June 2019

Michael Kaehn

The Hot Springs Cove Story
978-1-55017-860-9, $24.95, Paperback, Harbour Publishing
Pub date: May 18, 2019 

Media

Print/Online
Review on The Nauticapedia (online, blog), May 20, 2019

Notable Reviews

“The book has been carefully researched from family archives and memories and the whole story is generously shared with the reading public.” -The Nauticapedia, May 20, 2019

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BC Bookworld, Summer 2019
BC Studies, Summer 2019

Alex Laidlaw

Dead Flowers
978-0-88971-355-0, $19.95, Paperback, Nightwood Editions
Pub date: April 27, 2019 

Media

Print/Online
Included in ReadLocal BC's "Short Story Month" article

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BC Bookworld, Summer 2019
Canadian Literature, Summer 2019

Laura Matwichuk

Near Miss
978-0-88971-353-6, $18.95, Paperback, Nightwood Editions
Pub date: April 27, 2019

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BC Bookworld, Summer 2019
Room, Summer 2019
Canadian Literature, Summer 2019

Greg Nolan

Highballer
978-1-55017-868-5, $26.95, Paperback, Harbour Publishing
Pub date: April 6, 2019

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BC Bookworld, Summer 2019

Matt Rader

Visual Inspection
978-0-88971-356-7, $18.95, Paperback, Nightwood Editions
Pub date: April 27, 2019 

Media

Print/Online
Event mention in the Comox Valley Record, May 7, 2019

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BC Bookworld, Summer 2019
Canadian Literature, Summer 2019

J. Duane Sept

The New Beachcomber’s Guide to the Pacific Northwest
978-1-55017-837-1, $28.95, Paperback, Harbour Publishing
Pub date: April 13, 2019

Bestseller

#13 BC Bestseller list, week of May 18, 2019
#11 BC Bestseller list, week of May 11, 2019

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BC Bookworld, Summer 2019
Harbour Spiel, June 2019

Roy Henry Vickers & Robert Budd

Sockeye Silver, Saltchuck Blue
978-1-55017-870-8, $9.95, Board book, Harbour Publishing
Pub date: May 25, 2019

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BC Bookworld, Summer 2019

Judith Williams

Raincoast Chronicles 24
978-1-55017-862-3, $26.95, Paperback, Harbour Publishing
Pub date: April 27, 2019

Bestseller

#12 BC Bestseller list, week of May 18, 2019
#14 BC Bestseller list, week of May 4 2019

Notable Reviews

Events

Mon, June 3, 2019: Raincoast Chronicles 24 event in Nanaimo - Vancouver Island Regional Library, Harbourfront branch (90 Commercial Street, Nanaimo) at 6pm. Book sales TBC
Sun, June 2, 2019: Raincoast Chronicles 24 event in Vancouver - Vancouver Maritime Museum (Vanier Park--1905 Ogden Avenue, Vancouver) at 2pm. Book sales by museum gift shop

Media

Upcoming
Interview and article in the North Shore News, date in May 2019 
Print/Online
Article and photograph in the Powell River Peak (print and online), May 10, 2019

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BC Bookworld, Summer 2019
BC Studies, Summer 2019

Fall 2018

 Derek Hayes - Iron Road West | Gwen Sjogren - O Canada Crosswords Book 19

Derek Hayes

Iron Road West
978-0-55017-838-8, $44.95, Hardcover
Pub date: October, 2018

Bestseller

#12 BC Bestseller list, week of May 11, 2019

Media

Print/Online
Review in Shelf Life magazine, May 2019

Gwen Sjogren

O Canada Crosswords Book 19
978-0-88971-349-9, $14.95, Paperback, Nightwood Editions
Pub date: October, 2018

Bestseller

#13 National Bestseller list, Other category, week of May 21, 2019

SPRING 2018

 Laisha Rosnau  Our Familiar Hunger | Roy Henry Vickers and Robert Budd  One Eagle Soaring 

Laisha Rosnau

Our Familiar Hunger
978-0-88971-344-4, $18.95, Paperback, Nightwood Editions
Pub date: April 28, 2018

Awards

Winner of the 2019 Dorothy Livesay Poetry Prize (BC Book Prizes)

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BC Bookworld, Summer 2019

Roy Henry Vickers and Robert Budd

One Eagle Soaring
978-1-55017-828-9, $9.95, Board book, Harbour Publishing
Pub date: April 7, 2018

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BC Bookworld, Summer 2019


LAST UPDATED: May 23, 2019