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Harbour Publishing Participates in “Words in the Woods”

By Marisa Alps on Jan 11, 2021

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)

By Marisa Alps on Dec 09, 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!

By Marisa Alps on Nov 27, 2020

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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Books are essential
Books are essential

By Marisa Alps on Nov 20, 2020

Harbour Publishing supports the statement made by the Association of Canadian Publishers (ACP) on November 20, 2020, declaring that books are essential.  "They offer entertainment to those seeking an escape ...

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Tyrannosaurus Oddities: Beyond Jaws and Claw
Tyrannosaurus Oddities: Beyond Jaws and Claw

By Marisa Alps on Nov 12, 2020

Join paleontologist Dr. Walter Scott Persons IV for a virtual presentation about “Scotty,” the biggest and longest-lived tyrannosaurus skeleton ever discovered, who is now on display at the Royal Saskatchewan Museum. He will be speaking about some of the lesser-known T. rex features.

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Jean Marc Ah-Sen shortlisted for prestigious Toronto Book Awards
Jean Marc Ah-Sen shortlisted for prestigious Toronto Book Awards

By Marisa Alps on Nov 03, 2020

In the Beggarly Style of Imitation, by Jean Marc Ah-Sen, has been named one of five finalists for the 2020 Toronto Book Awards, which acknowledge books of exceptional literary merit that are evocative of Tor...

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Orrery, by Donna Kane, launches after an impressive countdown
Orrery, by Donna Kane, launches after an impressive countdown

By Marisa Alps on Sep 21, 2020

Countdown to the launch of Orrery: ten days, ten readings of Donna Kanes poems, by notable personalities including the host of CBC's Quirks and Quarks, the Curator of Planetary Science at the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum.

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Graeme Truelove Shortlisted for the Ottawa Book Awards
Graeme Truelove Shortlisted for the Ottawa Book Awards

By Marisa Alps on Sep 16, 2020

The City of Ottawa has announced its finalists for the 2020 Ottawa Book Awards, and Nightwood Editions' Un-Canadian: Islamophobia in the True North, by Graeme Truelove has been shortlisted in the English Non-Fiction category.

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Welcome to our new website
Welcome to our new website

By Harbour Publishing on Jul 15, 2020

Please feel free to contact us if you can't find something or need support in using the new shopping cart: we'd love your comments and are happy to assist. 

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Harbour Endorses Anti-Racism Declaration by ACP, ABPBC
Harbour Endorses Anti-Racism Declaration by ACP, ABPBC

By Anna Comfort O'Keeffe on Jun 13, 2020

Harbour Publishing would like to extend its approval and support of the anti-racism statement released by the Association of Canadian Publishers on June 5, 2020 and adopted by the Association of Book Publishers of BC.

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Congratulations to John M. MacFarlane and Lynn J. Salmon!
Congratulations to John M. MacFarlane and Lynn J. Salmon!

By Harbour Publishing on May 29, 2020

Congratulations to Harbour authors John M. MacFarlane and Lynn J. Salmon who have won a John Lyman Book Award.

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Diane Pinch Wins George Ryga Award
Diane Pinch Wins George Ryga Award

By Harbour Publishing on Apr 06, 2020

Diane Pinch’s non-fiction homage to the Sierra Club of BC, Passion and Persistence: Fifty Years of the Sierra Club in British Columbia, has won the 2020 George Ryga Award.

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