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Events this Week | September 18-24, 2017

With two multi-day festivals in Vancouver, and two multi-day festivals on the Island, it’s a busy week for literary events. Lunchtime, evening, Vancouver Island, Lower Mainland—there is an event for every schedule. Here’s our...

Events this Week | September 11-17, 2017

We’ve got an action-packed week where you’ll wish you had a time machine to attend all these fantastic literary events.

LiterASIAN spotlights talent of Asian Canadian authors

GIVEAWAY | Enter to win 1 of 3 Passes to LiterASIAN, September 21-24, 2017 in Vancouver.

City of Vancouver Book Prize announces 2017 shortlist

The four finalists for the City of Vancouver’s Book Award have been named.

Recommended Reads: International Literacy Day

To celebrate International Literacy Day, we asked some authors what they were reading

Finalists for 2017 Victoria Book Prize Announced

The Victoria Book Prize Society announced the books and authors shortlisted for the City of Victoria Butler Book Prize and the Bolen Books Children’s Book Prize.

Events this Week | September 4-10, 2017

With record-breaking temperatures, it’s the perfect time to escape in the shade with a book. And we’ve got some great suggestions with this week’s events. 

Confronting Lies & Finding Truths with Laura Langston

In Plain Sight is a timely and compelling novel for young readers; Laura Langston shares insight into writing the book.

20 Years of Galiano Island Books cultivating arts community

Galiano Island Books is celebrating its 20th anniversary in 2017, and has been a driving force for arts on the island community.

“It Is Happening”: Reflections from UBC Press on launching a new website

Building a website for a book publisher is a frustrating task. 5 Tips from Someone Who Knows Basically Nothing About It.