featured publisher:
Sono Nis Press

Sono Nis Press is one of BC’s founding publishers specializing in poetry and now publishing regional and children’s books.

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



BC Bestsellers

For the week of October 26, 2014
Adult Bestseller List
    1. Whitewater Cooks With Passion by Shelley Adams
    2. Dipnetting with Dad by Willie Sellars and Kevin Easthope
    3. From the West Coast to the Western Front by Mark Forsythe and Greg Dickson
    4. Great Bear Wild by Ian McAllister
    5. Tin Fish Gourmet by Barbara-jo McIntosh
    6. Vancouver Confidential by John Belshaw
    7. The Dirty Apron Cookbook by David Robertson
    8. Dolphin SOS by Roy Miki, Slavia Miki and Julie Flett
    9. A Rock Fell on the Moon by Alicia Priest
    10. The Cougar Lady by Rosella Leslie
    11. Ice Storm by Bruce Dowbiggin
    12. Cloudwalker by Robert Budd and Roy Henry Vickers


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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