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Last updated: March 24, 2017
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BESTSELLERS


BC BESTSELLERS for week of March 19, 2017

Source: Association of Book Publishers of BC

Adult Titles

#3 Roy Henry Vickers & Robert Budd · Hello Humpback!
#4 Colin Henthorne · The Queen of the North Disaster
#13 Adrian Raeside · Tails Don't Lie 2
#14 Roy Henry Vickers & Robert Budd · Peace Dancer


SPRING 2017

 Michael Gates · From the Klondike to Berlin | Lily Gontard & Mark Kelly ·  Beyond Mile Zero | Dan Jason · Some Useful Wild Plants | Adrian Raeside · Tales Don't Lie 2 | Andrew Scott · The Promise of Paradise | Michael V. Smith · Bad Ideas | Roy Henry Vickers & Robert Budd · Hello Humpback! | Caroline Woodward · Alaska Highway Two-Step

Michael Gates

From the Klondike to Berlin: The Yukon in World War I
978-1-55017-776-3, $24.95, Paperback, Harbour Publishing
Pub date: April 2017

Events

UPDATED! Book launch at The Old Fire Hall (1105 Front Street, Whitehorse) on Tuesday, April 4, 2017 at 6:00pm. Also featuring performance by local musician Grant Simpson. Refreshments will be served and books will be available for sale by Mac’s Fireweed Books

Media

Upcoming
Review and interview in What’s Up Yukon, Spring 2017 date TBA
Print/Online
Event release in the Moccasin Telegraph newsletter, issue 435, March 19, 2017
Event notice in the Royal Canadian Legion Branch 254 (Whitehorse, YT)’s newsletter, March 2017

Lily Gontard with photographs by Mark Kelly

Beyond Mile Zero: The Vanishing Alaska Highway Lodge Community
978-1-55017-797-8, $22.95, Paperback, Harbour Publishing
Pub date: April 2017

Media

Print/Online
Mention on What’s Up Yukon, March 2017

Dan Jason

Some Useful Wild Plants: A Canadian Guide to Food and Medicine From Nature, Revised Edition
978-1-55017-791-6, $16.95, Paperback, Harbour Publishing
Pub date: February 2016

Media

Print/Online
Review in the Times Colonist (Victoria, BC), March 20, 2017

Adrian Raeside

Tales Don’t Lie 2: A Pack of Dog Cartoons
978-1-55017-793-0, $12.95, Paperback, Harbour Publishing
Pub date: April 2017

Bestseller

#13 BC Bestseller, week of March 19, 2017

Andrew Scott

The Promise of Paradise: Utopian Communities in British Columbia, Expanded Second Edition
978-1-55017-771-8, $24.95, Paperback, Harbour Publishing
Pub date: March 2017

Media

Print/Online
Interview in 100 Mile Free Press, March 9, 2017

Michael V. Smith

Bad Ideas
978-0-88971-326-0, $18.95, Paperback, Nightwood Editions
Pub date: May 2017

Events

  • Launch at Novel Ideas (156 Princess Street, Kingston) on Wednesday, May 31, 2017 at 7:00pm
  • Launch at Bryan Prince Books (1060 King Street, Hamilton) on Friday, May 26, 2017 at 7:00pm
  • Launch at Glad Day Bookshop (499 Church Street, Toronto) on Thursday, May 25, 2017 at 8:00pm
  • Launch at Venus Envy (226 Bank Street, Ottawa) on Wednesday, May 24, 2017 at 7:30pm 
  • Launch at Stud Bar (1812 St Catherine St. East, Montreal) on Tuesday, May 23, 2017 at 6:30pm

Media

Print/Online
Review by Stevie Howell in Quill & Quire, March 2017 issue

Roy Henry Vickers and Robert Budd

Hello Humpback!
978-1-55017-799-2, $9.95, Paperback, Harbour Publishing
Pub date: March 2017

Bestseller

#3 BC Bestseller, week of March 19, 2017

Caroline Woodward

Alaska Highway Two-Step
978-1-55017-801-2, $22.95, Paperback, Harbour Publishing
Pub date: March 2017

Media

Upcoming
Article (with interview) in What’s Up Yukon, Spring 2017 date TBA

FALL 2016

 Adèle Barclay  · If I Were In A Cage I'd Reach Out For You | Colin Henthorne · The Queen of the North Disaster | David Pitt-Brooke · Crossing Home Ground | Christopher Pollon, with photographs by Ben Nelms · The Peace in Peril | Gregory Scofield · Witness, I Am

Adèle Barclay

If I Were In A Cage I'd Reach Out For You
978-0-88971-327-7, $18.95, Paperback, Nightwood Editions
Pub date: October 2016

Media

Print/Online
BC Book Prize shortlist mentioned in the Coast Reporter (Sunshine Coast, BC), March 19, 2017
Interview on Open Book, March 17, 2017

Colin Henthorne

The Queen of the North Disaster: The Captain's Story
978-1-55017-761-9, $24.95, Paperback, Harbour Publishing
Pub date: November 2016

Bestseller

#4 BC Bestseller, week of March 19, 2017

David Pitt-Brooke

Crossing Home Ground: A Grassland Odyssey through Southern Interior British Columbia
978-1-55017-774-9, $32.95, Hardcover, Harbour Publishing
Pub date: October 2016

Media

Print/Online
BC Book Prize shortlist mentioned in the Coast Reporter (Sunshine Coast, BC), March 19, 2017

Christopher Pollon, with photographs by Ben Nelms

The Peace in Peril: The Real Cost of the Site C Dam
978-1-55017-780-0, $24.95, Paperback, Harbour Publishing
Pub date: November 2016

Media

Print/Online
BC Book Prize shortlist mentioned in the Coast Reporter (Sunshine Coast, BC), March 19, 2017

Gregory Scofield

Witness, I Am
978-0-88971-323-9, $18.95, Paperback, Nightwood Editions
Pub date: October 2016

Media

Print/Online
Mention on CBC Books, March 23, 2017
Mention on CBC Books, March 21, 2017 

SPRING 2016

Bridgette Clarkston & Louis Druehl · Pacific Seaweeds | Roy Henry Vickers & Robert Budd · Peace Dancer

Bridgette Clarkston & Louis Druehl

Pacific Seaweeds: Updated and Expanded Edition
978-1-55017-737-4, $24.95, Paperback, Harbour Publishing
Pub date: June 2016

Media

Print/Online
Article about award shortlist in the Comox Valley Record (Courtenay, BC), March 22, 2017

Roy Henry Vickers & Robert Budd

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

Bestseller

#14 BC Bestseller, week of March 19, 2017

Media

Print/Online
BC Book Prize shortlist mentioned in the Coast Reporter (Sunshine Coast, BC), March 19, 2017

 PUBLICITY for PAST SEASONS

Bridgette Clarkston · A Field Guide to Seaweeds of the Pacific Northwest | Armand Garnet Ruffo · The Thunderbird Poems

Bridgette Clarkston

A Field Guide to Seaweeds of the Pacific Northwest
978-1-55017-703-9, $7.95, Pamphlet, Harbour Publishing

Media

Print/Online
Mention in article about Pacific Seaweeds award shortlist in the Comox Valley Record (Courtenay, BC), March 22, 2017

Armand Garnet Ruffo

The Thunderbird Poems
978-1-55017-706-0, $18.95, Paperback, Harbour Publishing

Media

Upcoming
Reading featured on CFRC 101.9FM’s Finding a Voice on Friday, March 24, 2017


LAST UPDATED: March 24, 2017