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Creekstone Press
Creekstone Press (CMYK)

Creekstone Press publishes non-fiction, fiction, poetry, photography, and painting, and features writers and artists from northwestern BC.

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



BC Bestsellers

For the week of September 14, 2014
Adult Bestseller List
                          1. And the River Still Sings by Chris, Czajkowski
                          2. The Cougar Lady by Rosella Leslie
                          3. Cloudwalker by Robert Budd and Roy Henry Vickers
                          4. Sensational Vancouver by Eve Lazarus
                          5. Vancouver Confidential by John Belshaw
                          6. Poachers, Polluters and Politics by Randy Nelson
                          7. The Couch of Willingness by Maureen Palmer and Michael Pond
                          8. Love You More by Susan Musgrave and Esperan├ža Melo
                          9. Gender Failure by Ivan Coyote and Rae Spoon
                          10. Becoming Wild by Nikki van Schyndel
                          11. Cardboard Ocean by Mike McCardell
                          12. The Girl Who Writes by K. Jane Watt and Richard Cole



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.

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News & Events

Job Posting: Technical Operations Officer, Publishing Unit, Hansard

August 27th, 2014

Hansard, the official record of the debates in Legislature of British Columbia, is seeking a person with technical skills and a love of language to work in their publishing unit. It’s a full-time position within a small friendly team that provides tech support to editors and publishes transcripts to deadline. The deadline is August 28. Full details here.

21st Annual Surrey International Writers’ Conference

August 22nd, 2014

October 23rd-26th at the Sheraton Guildford Hotel in Surrey, BC. No matter what level your writing is at, this is your chance to attend over 70 workshops and meet one-on-one with well-known authors, agents and editors. View www.siwc.ca for more details.

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