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Awards, Bestsellers, Upcoming Events and Publicity

Last updated on December 14, 2017
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AWARDS    | BESTSELLERS   | SPRING 2018    | FALL 2017    | SPRING 2017    | PREVIOUS SEASONS


AWARDS


Congratulations to:

David Wolfman
and Marlene Finn, whose book Cooking with the Wolfman: Indignous Fusion, won the Best Book of the Year category for Canada (English) at the Gourmand World Cookbook Awards, and will be competing internationally in the “Best in the World” competition. The international winner will be announced on May 26, 2018 at the annual Gourmand Awards Ceremony in Yantai, China.

BESTSELLERS

BC BESTSELLERS for week of December 9, 2017

Source: Association of Book Publishers of BC

#12 Mike Spencer Bown - The World's Most Travelled Man

Canadian Bestsellers, week of December 11, 2017


Source: TBM Bookmanager

Paperback Fiction

#14 Richard Wagamese - Indian Horse

Paperback Non-Fiction

#2 Richard Wagamese - Embers

Canadiana

#2 Richard Wagamese - Embers

Canadian Fiction

#13 Richard Wagamese - Indian Horse

Humour

#1 Dan Needles - True Confessions from the Ninth Concession


SPRING 2018

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Alok Mukherjee with Tim Harper


Excessive Force: Toronto's Fight to Reform City Policing
978-1-77162-183-0, $22.95, Paperback
Pub Date: March 31, 2018

Events

Book Launch (Ryerson University, Toronto, ON), 2018 date TBA
Appearing at Toronto Public Library Eh List Writers Series (City Hall Branch, 100 Queen Street W, Nathan Phillip Square, Toronto, ON) on April 12, 2017, 1:00pm - 2:00pm

Media

Upcoming
Interview on CBC’s The Current (national), April 2018
Excerpts in Toronto Star (Toronto & Ontario, and online), March/April 2018

FALL 2017 (sorted alphabetically by author)

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Mike Spencer Bown


The World's Most Travelled Man: A Twenty-Three-Year Odyssey to and through Every Country on the Planet
978-1-77162-142-7, $34.95, Hardcover
Pub Date: October 14, 2017

Bestseller

#12 BC Bestseller, week of December 9, 2017

Media

Print/Online
Interview in the Calgary Herald (Calgary, AB), online December 8, 2017, in print December 9, 2017

Notable Reviews

“…an eloquently written adventure story that follows Bown through a mind-boggling number of experiences. Some were treacherous, many were enlightening and most were eye-opening.”
~ Eric Volmers, Calgary Herald, December 2017

Stephen R. Bown


Island of the Blue Foxes: Disaster and Triumph on Bering's Great Voyage to Alaska
978-1-77162-161-8, $34.95, Hardcover
Pub Date: October 28, 2017

Media

Print/Online
Review and photos in The Ormsby Review, December 7, 2017

Bill Gaston


A Mariner's Guide to Self Sabotage: Stories
978-1-77162-171-7, $22.95, Paperback
Pub Date: August 26, 2017

Media

Print/Online
Included in the National Post's "The NP99: The best books of the year," December 9, 2017

John MacLachlan Gray


The White Angel
978-1-77162-146-5, $29.95, Hardcover
Pub Date: September 9, 2017

Media

Print/Online
Included in an article in the Georgia Straight (Vancouver, BC), December 6, 2017

Dan Needles


True Confessions from the Ninth Concession: The Harrowsmith Years
978-1-77162-169-4, $22.95, Paperback
Pub Date: August 2017

Bestseller

#1 National Bestseller list, Humour category, week of December 11, 2017

Maria Tippett


Sculpture in Canada: A History
978-1-77162-093-2, $39.95, Hardcover
Pub Date: October 28, 2017

Media

Upcoming
Interview on CKNW's The Jill Bennett Show (Vancouver, BC) on Sunday, December 17, 2017 at 9:06am

David Wolfman and Marlene Finn


Cooking with the Wolfman: Indigenous Fusion
978-1-77162-163-2, $29.95, Paperback
Pub Date: October 7, 2017

Awards

Won the Best Book of the Year category for Canada (English) at the Gourmand World Cookbook Awards, and will be competing internationally in the “Best in the World” competition

Events

  • Appearing at “Appetite for Words” (Stratford, ON), October 27-28, 2018. More details TBA
  • Dinner from the cookbook being served at Pow Wow Cafe (213 Augusta Ave, Kensington Market, Toronto, ON), December 16, 2017, with seatings at 6:00pm and 8:00pm
  • Book signing at George Brown College Bookstore (Toronto, ON) on December 18, 2017 from 11:00am - 1:00 pm

Media

Upcoming
Interview on Newstalk 1010 “Ted Woloshyn Show” (Toronto & southern ON), Saturday, December 16, 2017 at 2:30pm
Print/Online
Included in CBC Books “8 Books for the Foodie on your List” (National), December 13, 2017
Excerpt in "Six O'Clock Solutions" column in the Montreal Gazette, Vancouver Sun and other Postmedia papers (cross-Canada), December 12, 2017
TV/Radio
Interview on CBC Radio’s The Next Chapter (national), December 4 & 9, 2017

Mark Zuehlke


The Cinderella Campaign: First Canadian Army and the Battles for the Channel Ports
978-1-77162-089-5, $37.95, Hardcover
Pub Date: November 11, 2017

Bestseller

#5 on Canada's History's bestseller list, December 12, 2017

Media

TV/Radio
Interview on News1130 (Vancouver, BC), December 3, 2017

SPRING 2017 (sorted alphabetically by author)

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Grant Lawrence


Dirty Windshields: The Best and Worst of the Smugglers Tour Diaries
978-1-77162-148-9, $26.95, Paperback
Pub Date: April 2017

Media

Print/Online
Review and photos on BC Booklook and The Ormsby Review, December 6, 2017

Alisa Smith


Speakeasy
978-1-77162-066-6, $22.95, Paperback
Pub Date: March 2017

Media

Print/Online
Included in an article in the Georgia Straight (Vancouver, BC), December 6, 2017

PREVIOUS SEASONS

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Richard Wagamese


Embers: One Ojibway's Meditations
978-1-77162-133-5, $18.95, Paperback
Pub Date: October 2016

Bestseller

#2 National Bestseller list, Paperback Non-Fiction category, week of December 11, 2017
#2 National Bestseller list, Canadiana category, week of December 11, 2017

Richard Wagamese


Indian Horse
978-1-55365-402-5, $21.95, Paperback

Bestseller

#14 National Bestseller list, Paperback Fiction category, week of December 11, 2017
#13 National Bestseller list, Canadian Fiction category, week of December 11, 2017