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BC Book and Magazine Week Bookseller’s Contest!

Posted: March 25, 2005

BC Book and Magazine Week is coming up soon—April 23–30, 2005—and the Association of Book Publishers of BC has created a special contest just for independent booksellers! All you have to do is create an innovative and original showcase of BC-published books and BC magazines in your store or store window to celebrate BC Book and Magazine Week. Displays must be set up for the whole month of April. Prizes include a $100 gift certificate from Simon Fraser University’s Writing and Publishing Program; two river rafting trips from Fraser River Raft Expeditions, valued at $240; a free ad in Monday Magazine; and a fabulous Starbucks gift basket, valued at $100. The prestigious panel of judges includes Marion Barschel, CBC Radio host of Daybreak South, Sheryl Mackay, CBC Radio host of North by Northwest, John Threlfall, arts editor for Monday Magazine and Rebecca Wigod, books editor for the Vancouver Sun. For more information, or to receive a submission form, please contact Angela Leung at the ABPBC, email or visit the ABPBC website.