Welcome to Harbour Publishing

Books of the Pacific Northwest

Welcome to Harbour Publishing

Books of the Pacific Northwest

Welcome to Harbour Publishing

Books of the Pacific Northwest

Welcome to Harbour Publishing

Books of the Pacific Northwest

About Harbour Publishing

An award-winning independent book publisher owned and operated by Howard and Mary White. Established in 1974 and based on British Columbia's Sunshine Coast.

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Harbour Publishing Participates in “Words in the Woods”

This year, the Pender Harbour Literacy Crawl is moving outdoors (and online). Between January 11-29, you will notice colourful letters posted all around the Pender Harbour community⎼⎼⎼on storefront windows a...

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Gary Steeves (1950-2020)
Gary Steeves (1950-2020)

It is with great sadness that we note the passing of Gary Steeves, who recently published Tranquility Lost: The Occupation of Tranquille and Battle for Community Care in BC with Nightwood Editions in October...

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Congratulations Sari Cooper!
Congratulations Sari Cooper!

Congratulations to Harbour author Sari Cooper, who has been nominated for a Chocolate Lily Book Award for her debut middle-grade novel, The Horse of the River. ​First created in 2002, the BC Chocolate Lily Y...

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New releases from Harbour Publishing

My Life as a Potter
My Life as a Potter

My Life as a Potter

By Mary Fox

$44.95

The Great Grizzlies Go Home
The Great Grizzlies Go Home

The Great Grizzlies Go Home

By Judy Hilgemann

$23.95

Raven Squawk, Orca Squeak
Raven Squawk, Orca Squeak

Raven Squawk, Orca Squeak

By Robert Budd, Roy Henry Vickers

$9.95

On the Cusp of Contact : Gender, Space and Race in the Colonization of British Columbia
On the Cusp of Contact : Gender, Space and Race in the Colonization of British Columbia

On the Cusp of Contact: Gender, Space and Race in the Colonization of British Columbia

By Jean Barman, Margery Fee

$34.95

Lilliana and the Frogs
Lilliana and the Frogs

Lilliana and the Frogs

By Scot Ritchie

$22.95

Step into Wilderness : A Pictorial History of Outdoor Exploration in and around the Comox Valley
Step into Wilderness : A Pictorial History of Outdoor Exploration in and around the Comox Valley

Step into Wilderness: A Pictorial History of Outdoor Exploration in and around the Comox Valley

By Catherine Siba, Christine Dickinson, Deborah Griffiths, Judy Hagen

$39.95

Slashburner : Hot Times in the British Columbia Woods
Slashburner : Hot Times in the British Columbia Woods

Slashburner: Hot Times in the British Columbia Woods

By Nick Raeside

$24.95

Orrery
Orrery

Orrery

By Donna Kane

$18.95

A Field Guide to Fossils
A Field Guide to Fossils

A Field Guide to Fossils

By Amanda Kelley, W. Scott Persons

$7.95

British Columbia in Flames : Stories from a Blazing Summer
British Columbia in Flames : Stories from a Blazing Summer

British Columbia in Flames: Stories from a Blazing Summer

By Claudia Cornwall

$26.95

A Paramedic’s Tales : Hilarious, Horrible and Heartwarming True Stories
A Paramedic’s Tales : Hilarious, Horrible and Heartwarming True Stories

A Paramedic’s Tales: Hilarious, Horrible and Heartwarming True Stories

By Graeme Taylor

$24.95

A Field Guide to Crabs of the Pacific Northwest
A Field Guide to Crabs of the Pacific Northwest

A Field Guide to Crabs of the Pacific Northwest

By Greg Jensen

$7.95

Saving Seeds : A Home Gardener’s Guide to Preserving Plant Biodiversity
Saving Seeds : A Home Gardener’s Guide to Preserving Plant Biodiversity

Saving Seeds: A Home Gardener’s Guide to Preserving Plant Biodiversity

By Dan Jason

$14.95

Chainsaws : A History
Chainsaws : A History

Chainsaws: A History

By David Lee

$34.95

Dublin Gulch : A History of the Eagle Gold Mine
Dublin Gulch : A History of the Eagle Gold Mine

Dublin Gulch: A History of the Eagle Gold Mine

By Lost Moose, Michael Gates

$44.95

Smithereens
Smithereens

Smithereens

By Terence Young

$18.95

Mega Rex : A Tyrannosaurus Named Scotty
Mega Rex : A Tyrannosaurus Named Scotty

Mega Rex: A Tyrannosaurus Named Scotty

By Beth Zaiken, W. Scott Persons

$13.95

Watching a Man Break a Dog’s Back : Poems for a Dark Time
Watching a Man Break a Dog’s Back : Poems for a Dark Time

Watching a Man Break a Dog’s Back: Poems for a Dark Time

By Tom Wayman

$18.95

New releases from Nightwood Editions

it was never going to be okay
it was never going to be okay

it was never going to be okay

By jaye simpson

$18.95

Fake It So Real
Fake It So Real

Fake It So Real

By Susan Sanford Blades

$21.95

The East Side of It All
The East Side of It All

The East Side of It All

By Joseph Dandurand

$18.95

O Canada Crosswords Book 21
O Canada Crosswords Book 21

O Canada Crosswords Book 21

By Gwen Sjogren

$15.95

Tranquility Lost
Tranquility Lost

Tranquility Lost

By Gary Steeves

$21.95

The Whole Singing Ocean
The Whole Singing Ocean

The Whole Singing Ocean

By Jessica Moore

$19.95

Pluviophile
Pluviophile

Pluviophile

By Yusuf Saadi

$18.95

In the Beggarly Style of Imitation
In the Beggarly Style of Imitation

In the Beggarly Style of Imitation

By Jean Marc Ah-Sen

$19.95

The Sasquatch, the Fire and the Cedar Baskets
The Sasquatch, the Fire and the Cedar Baskets

The Sasquatch, the Fire and the Cedar Baskets

By Joseph Dandurand, Simon Daniel James

$14.95

Notice
Notice

Notice

By Dustin Cole

$21.95

Body Count
Body Count

Body Count

By Kyla Jamieson

$18.95

Birding in the Glass Age of Isolation
Birding in the Glass Age of Isolation

Birding in the Glass Age of Isolation

By Curtis LeBlanc

$18.95

Bestsellers

it was never going to be okay
it was never going to be okay

it was never going to be okay

By jaye simpson

$18.95

A Field Guide to Edible Mushrooms of the Pacific Northwest
A Field Guide to Edible Mushrooms of the Pacific Northwest

A Field Guide to Edible Mushrooms of the Pacific Northwest

By Daniel Winkler

$7.95

One Eagle Soaring
One Eagle Soaring

One Eagle Soaring

By Robert Budd, Roy Henry Vickers

$9.95

Slashburner : Hot Times in the British Columbia Woods
Slashburner : Hot Times in the British Columbia Woods

Slashburner: Hot Times in the British Columbia Woods

By Nick Raeside

$24.95

Sockeye Silver, Saltchuck Blue
Sockeye Silver, Saltchuck Blue

Sockeye Silver, Saltchuck Blue

By Robert Budd, Roy Henry Vickers

$9.95

British Columbia in Flames : Stories from a Blazing Summer
British Columbia in Flames : Stories from a Blazing Summer

British Columbia in Flames: Stories from a Blazing Summer

By Claudia Cornwall

$26.95

The Sasquatch, the Fire and the Cedar Baskets
The Sasquatch, the Fire and the Cedar Baskets

The Sasquatch, the Fire and the Cedar Baskets

By Joseph Dandurand, Simon Daniel James

$14.95

A Field Guide to Gold, Gemstone & Mineral Sites of British Columbia Vol. 2 : Sites within a Day's Drive of Vancouver
A Field Guide to Gold, Gemstone & Mineral Sites of British Columbia Vol. 2 : Sites within a Day's Drive of Vancouver

A Field Guide to Gold, Gemstone & Mineral Sites of British Columbia Vol. 2: Sites within a Day's Drive of Vancouver

By Rick Hudson

$26.95

Bone Black
Bone Black

Bone Black

By Carol Rose GoldenEagle

$21.95

Get Ready for Spring!

Plan your garden with books written specifically for Canada's West Coast conditions

The Zero-Mile Diet Cookbook : Seasonal Recipes for Delicious Homegrown Food
The Zero-Mile Diet Cookbook : Seasonal Recipes for Delicious Homegrown Food

The Zero-Mile Diet Cookbook: Seasonal Recipes for Delicious Homegrown Food

By Carolyn Herriot

$29.95

The Zero-Mile Diet : A Year-Round Guide to Growing Organic Food
The Zero-Mile Diet : A Year-Round Guide to Growing Organic Food

The Zero-Mile Diet: A Year-Round Guide to Growing Organic Food

By Carolyn Herriot

$32.95

The Northern Gardener : Perennials That Survive and Thrive
The Northern Gardener : Perennials That Survive and Thrive

The Northern Gardener: Perennials That Survive and Thrive

By Barbara Rayment, Darwin Paton

$26.95

The Book of Kale : The Easy-to-Grow Superfood, 80+ Recipes
The Book of Kale : The Easy-to-Grow Superfood, 80+ Recipes

The Book of Kale: The Easy-to-Grow Superfood, 80+ Recipes

By Sharon Hanna

$26.95

Sow Simple : 100+ Green and Easy Projects to Make Your Garden Awesome
Sow Simple : 100+ Green and Easy Projects to Make Your Garden Awesome

Sow Simple: 100+ Green and Easy Projects to Make Your Garden Awesome

By Christina Symons, John Gillespie

$29.95

Saving Seeds : A Home Gardener’s Guide to Preserving Plant Biodiversity
Saving Seeds : A Home Gardener’s Guide to Preserving Plant Biodiversity

Saving Seeds: A Home Gardener’s Guide to Preserving Plant Biodiversity

By Dan Jason

$14.95

Just Ask Wim! : Down-to-Earth Gardening Answers
Just Ask Wim! : Down-to-Earth Gardening Answers

Just Ask Wim!: Down-to-Earth Gardening Answers

By Wim Vander Zalm

$26.95

How to Get Your Lawn off Grass : A North American Guide to Turning Off the Water Tap and Going Native
How to Get Your Lawn off Grass : A North American Guide to Turning Off the Water Tap and Going Native

How to Get Your Lawn off Grass: A North American Guide to Turning Off the Water Tap and Going Native

By Carole Rubin

$18.95

How to Get Your Lawn and Garden Off Drugs : A Basic Guide To Pesticide Free Gardening in North America
How to Get Your Lawn and Garden Off Drugs : A Basic Guide To Pesticide Free Gardening in North America

How to Get Your Lawn and Garden Off Drugs: A Basic Guide To Pesticide Free Gardening in North America

By Carole Rubin

$17.95

Heart & Soil : The Revolutionary Good of Gardens
Heart & Soil : The Revolutionary Good of Gardens

Heart & Soil: The Revolutionary Good of Gardens

By Des Kennedy

$24.95

Everyday Eden : 100+ Fun, Green Garden Projects for the Whole Family to Enjoy
Everyday Eden : 100+ Fun, Green Garden Projects for the Whole Family to Enjoy

Everyday Eden: 100+ Fun, Green Garden Projects for the Whole Family to Enjoy

By Christina Symons, John Gillespie

$29.95

Edible Landscaping : Urban Food Gardens That Look Great
Edible Landscaping : Urban Food Gardens That Look Great

Edible Landscaping: Urban Food Gardens That Look Great

By Senga Lindsay

$19.95

ABCs of West Coast Gardening
ABCs of West Coast Gardening

ABCs of West Coast Gardening

By Mary Palmer

$24.95

A Year on the Garden Path : A 52-Week Organic Gardening Guide, Revised Second Edition
A Year on the Garden Path : A 52-Week Organic Gardening Guide, Revised Second Edition

A Year on the Garden Path: A 52-Week Organic Gardening Guide, Revised Second Edition

By Carolyn Herriot

$24.95

A Year at Killara Farm
A Year at Killara Farm

A Year at Killara Farm

By Christine Allen, Michael Kluckner

$29.95

Dreamspeaker Cruising Guides

Venture of the beaten track and explore the waterways of the Pacific Northwest

The Gulf Islands & Vancouver Island : Victoria & Sooke to Nanaimo
The Gulf Islands & Vancouver Island : Victoria & Sooke to Nanaimo

The Gulf Islands & Vancouver Island: Victoria & Sooke to Nanaimo

By Anne Yeadon-Jones, Laurence Yeadon-Jones

$49.95

Desolation Sound & the Discovery Islands
Desolation Sound & the Discovery Islands

Desolation Sound & the Discovery Islands

By Anne Yeadon-Jones, Laurence Yeadon-Jones

$49.95

Vancouver, Howe Sound & the Sunshine Coast : Including Princess Louisa Inlet & Jedediah Island
Vancouver, Howe Sound & the Sunshine Coast : Including Princess Louisa Inlet & Jedediah Island

Vancouver, Howe Sound & the Sunshine Coast: Including Princess Louisa Inlet & Jedediah Island

By Anne Yeadon-Jones, Laurence Yeadon-Jones

$49.95

The San Juan Islands : Including Anacortes, Bellingham, Blaine & Point Roberts
The San Juan Islands : Including Anacortes, Bellingham, Blaine & Point Roberts

The San Juan Islands: Including Anacortes, Bellingham, Blaine & Point Roberts

By Anne Yeadon-Jones, Laurence Yeadon-Jones

$49.95

The Broughtons : And Vancouver Island—Kelsey Bay to Port Hardy
The Broughtons : And Vancouver Island—Kelsey Bay to Port Hardy

The Broughtons: And Vancouver Island—Kelsey Bay to Port Hardy

By Anne Yeadon-Jones, Laurence Yeadon-Jones

$49.95

The West Coast of Vancouver Island : Including Bunsby Islands & the Broken Group
The West Coast of Vancouver Island : Including Bunsby Islands & the Broken Group

The West Coast of Vancouver Island: Including Bunsby Islands & the Broken Group

By Anne Yeadon-Jones, Laurence Yeadon-Jones

$49.95

Puget Sound - A Boater's Guide : First Edition
Puget Sound - A Boater's Guide : First Edition

Puget Sound - A Boater's Guide: First Edition

By Anne Yeadon-Jones, Laurence Yeadon-Jones

$49.95

Voyage of the Dreamspeaker : Vancouver--Desolation Sound Cruising Highlights
Voyage of the Dreamspeaker : Vancouver--Desolation Sound Cruising Highlights

Voyage of the Dreamspeaker: Vancouver--Desolation Sound Cruising Highlights

By Anne Yeadon-Jones, Laurence Yeadon-Jones

$42.95

Read Local!

Featured Books Featuring BC Places

The Shores We Call Home : The Art of Carol Evans
The Shores We Call Home : The Art of Carol Evans

The Shores We Call Home: The Art of Carol Evans

By Carol Evans

$18.95

The Royal Fjord : Memories of Jervis Inlet
The Royal Fjord : Memories of Jervis Inlet

The Royal Fjord: Memories of Jervis Inlet

By Ray Phillips

$22.95

The Promise of Paradise : Utopian Communities in British Columbia
The Promise of Paradise : Utopian Communities in British Columbia

The Promise of Paradise: Utopian Communities in British Columbia

By Andrew Scott, History

$24.95

The Lost Coast : Salmon, Memory and the Death of Wild Culture
The Lost Coast : Salmon, Memory and the Death of Wild Culture

The Lost Coast: Salmon, Memory and the Death of Wild Culture

By Tim Bowling

$29.95

Step into Wilderness : A Pictorial History of Outdoor Exploration in and around the Comox Valley
Step into Wilderness : A Pictorial History of Outdoor Exploration in and around the Comox Valley

Step into Wilderness: A Pictorial History of Outdoor Exploration in and around the Comox Valley

By Catherine Siba, Christine Dickinson, Deborah Griffiths, Judy Hagen

$39.95

Stanley Park's Secret : The Forgotten Families of Whoi Whoi, Kanaka Ranch, and Brockton Point
Stanley Park's Secret : The Forgotten Families of Whoi Whoi, Kanaka Ranch, and Brockton Point

Stanley Park's Secret: The Forgotten Families of Whoi Whoi, Kanaka Ranch, and Brockton Point

By Jean Barman

$26.95

Raincoast Chronicles 24 : Cougar Companions: Bute Inlet Country and the Legendary Schnarrs
Raincoast Chronicles 24 : Cougar Companions: Bute Inlet Country and the Legendary Schnarrs

Raincoast Chronicles 24: Cougar Companions: Bute Inlet Country and the Legendary Schnarrs

By Judith Williams, Raincoast Chronicles

$26.95

Only in Whistler : Tales of a Mountain Town
Only in Whistler : Tales of a Mountain Town

Only in Whistler: Tales of a Mountain Town

By Stephen Vogler

$24.95

Juan de Fuca's Strait : Voyages in the Waterway of Forgotten Dreams
Juan de Fuca's Strait : Voyages in the Waterway of Forgotten Dreams

Juan de Fuca's Strait: Voyages in the Waterway of Forgotten Dreams

By Barry Gough

From $28.95

Enchanted Isles : The Southern Gulf Islands
Enchanted Isles : The Southern Gulf Islands

Enchanted Isles: The Southern Gulf Islands

By David A.E. Spalding, Kevin Oke

$6.99

Dreamers and Designers : The Shaping of West Vancouver
Dreamers and Designers : The Shaping of West Vancouver

Dreamers and Designers: The Shaping of West Vancouver

By Francis Mansbridge, John Moir

$29.95

Diary of a Wilderness Dweller
Diary of a Wilderness Dweller

Diary of a Wilderness Dweller

By Chris Czajkowski

$19.95

Crossing Home Ground : A Grassland Odyssey through Southern Interior British Columbia
Crossing Home Ground : A Grassland Odyssey through Southern Interior British Columbia

Crossing Home Ground: A Grassland Odyssey through Southern Interior British Columbia

By David Pitt-Brooke

$32.95

Beyond the Chilcotin : On the Home Ranch with Pan Phillips
Beyond the Chilcotin : On the Home Ranch with Pan Phillips

Beyond the Chilcotin: On the Home Ranch with Pan Phillips

By Diana Phillips

From $19.95

Adventures in Solitude : What Not to Wear to a Nude Potluck and Other Stories from Desolation Sound
Adventures in Solitude : What Not to Wear to a Nude Potluck and Other Stories from Desolation Sound

Adventures in Solitude: What Not to Wear to a Nude Potluck and Other Stories from Desolation Sound

By Grant Lawrence

$26.95

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