Bursting with anticipation: BC books we’re looking forward to in Spring 2018

If you’re anything like us, you’ll have a hard time waiting until these books hit the shelves at your local independent bookstore.

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BC Bestsellers | February 17, 2018

The weekly BC Bestseller List represents the top-selling BC-published books released within the calendar year.

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Weekly Events Roundup: February 16-22, 2018

Every day this week has at least one event, so you have your pick! May we suggest attending more than one? 

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Longlist announced for George Ryga Award for Social Awareness in Literature 2018

The George Ryga Award is annually presented to a BC writer who has achieved an outstanding degree of social awareness in a new book

Featured, TBR: Quick Pitches

5 books of true love, not love, and other love

In celebration of all types of love, hunker down with a book (or 5) about love. 

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BC Bestsellers | February 10, 2018

The weekly BC Bestseller List represents the top-selling BC published books released within the calendar year.

Behind the Scenes, Featured

Iron Dog Books: a mobile book community in only 70 square feet

We are used to food trucks and pop-up shops, but this is the first mobile bookstore we’ve heard about and we’re excited.

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Weekly Events Roundup: February 9-15, 2018

This week’s literary events are all impeccably timed with celebrations of culture, love, and sports. 

Featured, Interview

Gung Hay Fat Choy: Celebrating Chinese New Year with Jen Sookfong Lee

Chinese New Year is a popular and well-known holiday, but like Christmas or Halloween, it grew out of history and stories. Jen Sookfong Lee helps young readers understand Chinese New Year and what makes...

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BC Bestsellers | February 3, 2018

The weekly BC Bestseller List represents the top-selling BC published books released within the calendar year.

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Weekly Events Roundup: February 2-8, 2018

Get in out of the wet weather and hear personal stories, musical interludes, and environmental exposés from some incredible writers.