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Tofino and Clayoquot Sound
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by Margaret Horsfield and Ian Kennedy

Tofino and Clayoquot Sound

BC Bestsellers

For the week of March 22, 2015
Bestseller List
      1. When Everything Feels Like the Movies by Raziel Reid
      2. Whitewater Cooks With Passion by Shelley Adams
      3. All-Day Breakfast by Adam Lewis Schroeder
      4. British Columbia: A Natural History by Richard Cannings and Sydney Cannings
      5. Cloudwalker by Robert Budd & Roy Henry Vickers
      6. Orca Chief by Robert Budd & Roy Henry Vickers
      7. Dipnetting with Dad by willie Sellars
      8. The Flour Peddler by Chris Hergesheimer and Josh Hergesheimer
      9. Becoming Wild by Niki van Schyndel
      10. Who We Are by Elizabeth May
      11. Hot Springs of Western Canada by Glenn Woodsworth and David Woodsworth
      12. That Went By Fast by Glenn Woodsworth and David Woodsworth

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.


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News & Events

Betty Keller named recipient of the 12th annual Lieutenant Governor’s Award for Literary Excellence

March 25th, 2015

The West Coast Book Prize Society is proud to recognize Betty Keller as the recipient of the 12th annual Lieutenant Governor’s Award for Literary Excellence. British Columbia’s Lieutenant Governor, the Honourable Judith Guichon, will present the award at the Lieutenant Governor’s BC Book Prizes Gala to be held at the Pinnacle Vancouver Harbourfront Hotel in Vancouver on Saturday, April 25, 2015.
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Chinese Fairy Tale Feasts on shortlist for Gourmand World Cookbook Awards

March 25th, 2015

Edouard Cointreau, President of Gourmand Awards in Paris, announced recently that Tradewind Books author Paul Yee and his illustrator Shaoli Wang’s book (recipes by Judy Chan) Chinese Fairy Tale Feasts has been voted the ‘Best Canadian Cookbook’ in the Gourmand World Cookbook Awards. Their book will now compete against winners in the same category from other countries, and the results will be announced on June 9 at the annual Awards event in Yantai, China.

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