Read Local BC Bestsellers: February Picks

The Read Local BC's Bestseller list highlights the titles of independent, B.C.-owned publishers sold in independent B.C. bookstores. Discover a few of their picks for the month of February.

B.C. Book Events this Winter

Literature enthusiasts in British Columbia are in for a delightful treat, with a series of unique literary events taking place across our province in the coming weeks.

B.C. Published Book in Contention for the 2024 Canada Reads Accolades

Esteemed author Téa Mutonji has earned her place as a finalist in CBC's prestigious annual Canada Reads Competition.

#ReadBC this Holiday Season

As the festive season of giving approaches, we have curated a selection of books penned by talented British Columbia writers that would make great holiday gifts. From captivating poetry to gripping fiction and compelling narratives, let’s…

B.C. Books Shone at the 2023 Banff Mountain Book Competition

The Banff Mountain Book Competition, an internationally recognized literary competition that celebrates mountain literature in all its forms, has recently unveiled its winners, with the distinction of two originating from British Columbia!

B.C. Finalists for the 2023 Governor General’s Literary Awards

The Governor General's Literary Awards stand as a cornerstone of Canada's rich literary landscape, representing both tradition and excellence.

Celebrating Excellence in Children’s Literature: The 2023 CCBC Awards

The Canadian Children’s Book Centre (CCBC) recently made waves in the literary world as it unveiled the winners of its prestigious English-language children's book awards. This year's celebration was a momentous occasion, marking the 25th anniversary of the Norma Fleck Award for Canadian Children’s Non-Fiction. The winners have not only captured our hearts but have also made history.

B.C. Book Profile: Okanagan Eats

Discover the culinary treasures of the Okanagan Valley in "Okanagan Eats: Signature Chefs' Recipes from British Columbia's Wine Valleys" by Dawn Postnikoff and Joanne Sasvari.

Scotiabank Giller Prize Unveils its 2023 Shortlist

On October 11, the Scotiabank Giller Prize unveiled its 2023 shortlist, marking the 30th anniversary of the renowned literary award. 

2023 BC and Yukon Book Prize Winners Announced

The West Coast Book Society has announced the winners for the 2023 B.C. and Yukon Book Prizes.