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Last updated: February 19, 2015
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AWARDS



The Sea Among Us, edited by Richard Beamish and Gordon McFarlane, won the American Fisheries Society's Haig Brown Award


BESTSELLERS


BC BESTSELLERS for week of February 15, 2015

Source: Association of Book Publishers of BC

Adult Titles

#7 Mike McCardell Cardboard Ocean
#9 Roy Henry Vickers & Robert Budd Cloudwalker
#10 Robert Budd Echoes of British Columbia


SPRING 2015

R. Wayne Campbell, Dennis A. Demarchi and Ronald D. Jakimchuk Ian McTaggart-Cowan | Armand Garnet Ruffo The Thunderbird Poems 

R. Wayne Campbell, Dennis A. Demarchi and Ronald D. Jakimchuk

Ian McTaggart-Cowan: The Legacy of a Pioneering Biologist, Educator and Conservationist
978-0-88971-307-9, $22.95, Paperback, Nightwood Editions
Publication date: April 2015

Events

Launch at the Beaty Biodiversity Museum, Saturday, March 7, 2015 at 2:00pm (doors at 1:30pm). Book sales by the Beaty Biodiversity Museum Gift Shop


Armand Garnet Ruffo

The Thunderbird Poems
978-1-55017-706-0, $18.95, Paperback, Harbour Publishing
Publication date: May 2015

Events

Reading as part of the Cobourg Poetry Weekend, April 11, 2015, time TBA

FALL 2014

Richard Beamish and Gordon McFarlane The Sea Among Us | Robert Budd Echoes of British Columbia | Kayla Czaga For Your Safety Please Hold On | Mike McCardell Cardboard Ocean | Alicia Priest A Rock Fell on the Moon | Frank White That Went By Fast Milk Spills and One-Log Loads

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

Awards

Winner of the American Fisheries Society’s Haig Brown Award

Media

Print/Online
Article in the Coast Reporter, February 19, 2015
Article in BC Booklook on recent award win, February 18, 2015
Mentioned in BC Booklook’s “Who’s Who”, February 18, 2015
Article on the front page of the Nanaimo Daily News, February 16, 2015 

Robert Budd

Echoes of British Columbia: Voices from the Frontier
978-1-55017-678-0, $35.00, Paperback + audio discs, Harbour Publishing
Publication date: October 11, 2014

Bestseller

#10 BC Bestseller, week of February 15, 2015

Kayla Czaga

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

Events

Reading at unReal City (Lacey-Lou Tapas Lounge, 1320 Broad St, Victoria, BC), Monday February 28, 2015 at 8pm. More details here 
Reading at Words Thaw Festival in Victoria, BC, on March 10, 2015, time TBA

Mike McCardell

Cardboard Ocean: A Memoir
978-1-55017-664-3, $32.95, Hardcover, Harbour Publishing
Pub date: September 6, 2014

Bestseller

#7 BC Bestseller, week of February 15, 2015

Alicia Priest

A Rock Fell on the Moon: Dad and the Great Yukon Silver Ore Heist
978-1-55017-672-8, $32.95, Hardcover, Lost Moose
Publication date: September 16, 2014

Events

Reading and talk at the Greater Victoria Public Library (Main Branch) in Victoria on Thursday, March 12, 2015 from 7-8:30 pm. (Featuring Ben Parfitt and Howard White)

Frank White

That Went By Fast: My First Hundred Years
978-1-55017-668-1, $32.95, Hardcover, Harbour Publishing
Publication date: October 25, 2014
Milk Spills and One-Log Loads: Memories of a Pioneer Truck Driver (Fall 2013)
978-1-55017-622-3, $32.95, Hardcover, Harbour Publishing

Events

Reading and talk at Coho Books in Campbell River on Wednesday, March 11 at 6:30pm. (Featuring Howard White)
Reading and talk at the Greater Victoria Public Library (Main Branch) in Victoria on Thursday, March 12 from 7-8:30pm. (Featuring Howard White and Ben Parfitt)
Reading and talk at the Nanaimo Harbourfront Branch of the Vancouver Island Regional Library (Meeting Room A) in Nanaimo Saturday, March 14 at 2:30pm. Books for sale by Nanaimo Maps & Charts. (Featuring Howard White)
Reading and talk at Laughing Oyster Bookshop in Courtenay on Sunday, March 15 at 1:00pm. (Featuring Howard White)
Reading and talk at Cranberry Hall in Powell River on Monday, March 16 from 2-3:30pm. Sponsored by the Powell River Public Library. (Featuring Howard White)

Media

Print/Online
Article in Powell River Living, March 2015 edition

Advertising

Powell River Living, March 2015 edition

SPRING 2014

 Roy Henry Vickers & Robert Budd Cloudwalker

Roy Henry Vickers & Robert Budd

Cloudwalker
978-1-55017-619-6, $19.95, Hardcover, Harbour Publishing

Bestseller

#9 BC Bestseller, week of February 15, 2015


LAST UPDATED: February 19, 2015