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History is Just Around the Corner | Daniel Francis

Earlier this year Daniel Francis was awarded the British Columbia Historical Federation’s Community History Award for his latest book, Where Mountains Meet the Sea: An Illustrated History of the District of North Vancouver, which...

Oy Vey! Book Award

Please join us for the inaugural presentation of the Joan Betty Stuchner—Oy Vey!—Funniest Children’s Book Award which will take place on June 20, 2017. This free event will include the announcement of the winner...

Chocolate Lily Awards picked by BC’s young readers

BC’s young readers’ choice award, the Chocolate Lily Award, was awarded in three categories on June 9

Jordan Abel wins 2017 Griffin Poetry Prize for Injun

Nisga’a writer Jordan Abel has won the 2017 Griffin Poetry Prize for his latest collection of poetry, Injun, an erasure book-length poem about racism and the representation of Indigenous peoples.

Bearskin Diary by Carol Daniels selected for First Nation Communities READ

The jury agreed that Bearskin Diary is an important book telling the story of one of thousands of Aboriginal children taken from their families by provincial governments during the “Sixties Scoop”.

Brand Command shortlisted for Donner public policy book prize

The 2016/2017 shortlist for the Donner Prize, the award recognizing the best public policy book by a Canadian, was announced April 11, 2017 by Kenneth Whyte, Chair of the Donner Canadian Foundation. Among the...
Claudia Casper wins Philip K. Dick Award

The Mercy Journals wins Philip K. Dick Award

The Philip K. Dick Award is presented annually for distinguished science fiction published in paperback original form in the USA.