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Tradewind Books

Tradewind Books publishes fine books for young people from around the world. Tradewind publishes picture books, poetry, chapter books and novels for all ages.

Poetry in Transit 2014/2015 launches at Word Vancouver on Sept 28 #PoetryInTransit



BC Bestsellers

For the week of October 19, 2014
Adult Bestseller List
    1. Whitewater Cooks With Passion by Shelley Adams
    2. Tin Fish Gourmet by Barbara-jo McIntosh
    3. Vancouver Confidential by John Belshaw
    4. A Rock Fell on the Moon by Alicia Priest
    5. Ice Storm by Bruce Dowbiggin
    6. Dolphin SOS by Roy Miki, Slavia Miki and Julie Flett
    7. From the West Coast to the Western Front by Mark Forsythe and Greg Dickson
    8. Cloudwalker by Robert Budd and Roy Henry Vickers
    9. Brothers of the Wolf by Carroll Simpson
    10. Great Bear Wild by Ian McAllister
    11. Dirty Apron Cookbook by David Robertson
    12. Dipnetting with Dad by Willie Sellars and Kevin Easthope


The BC Bestseller List is compiled using sales data from over 80 independent bookstores in BC, which is provided to the ABPBC by TBM BookManager. The list represents sales of BC published books released within the calendar year.


The Association of Book Publishers of BC (ABPBC) is a trade association, founded in 1974, whose aims are to foster an environment in which our members will flourish and to expand an awareness of the value of books in all our lives. We are the largest regional affiliate of the Association of Canadian Publishers.

For more information on our member-driven association go to Who We Are.

See all our members in our Member Directory

News & Events

2014/15 Books for Schools Catalogues

October 23rd, 2014

Our educational catalogues, BC Books for BC Schools and Canadian Aboriginal Books for Schools, have hit the mail! Hard copies are available by emailing admin@books.bc.ca and pdfs are available on our For Teacher-Librarians page.

Job Opening at the ABPBC: Executive Assistant

October 21st, 2014

The ABPBC has an immediate opening for the above full-time position.

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