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Last updated on October 13, 2017
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BESTSELLERS

BC BESTSELLERS for week of October 7, 2017

Source: Association of Book Publishers of BC

#1 Richard Wagamese - Embers
#6 Edited and Introduced by Michael L. Hadley and Anita Hadley - Spindrift


Canadian Bestsellers, week of October 10, 2017


Source: TBM Bookmanager

Paperback Fiction

#10 Richard Wagamese - Indian Horse

Paperback Non-Fiction

#6 Richard Wagamese - Embers

Canadiana

#3 Richard Wagamese - Embers

Canadian Fiction

#10 Richard Wagamese - Indian Horse

Humour

#1 Dan Needles - True Confessions from the Ninth Concession


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

Media

Upcoming
Interview on Newstalk1010’s Dave Eddie Show (Toronto & southern ON) Sunday, October 15, 2017
Excerpt in The Globe and Mail (National), October 14, 2017
Interview on CHED’s Afternoon Drive (Calgary, AB), October 13, 2017
Interview on Radio Canada International’s The Link (International), October 2017 date TBA
TV/Radio
Interview on Corus Radio’s Charles Adler Tonight (Vancouver, Edmonton, Calgary, Winnipeg), October 11, 2017
Interview on CBC Syndication, Morning Radio Programs (across Canada), Monday, October 9, 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

Upcoming
Review in Canada’s History (national), October 2017 date TBA
Review in Nature (international), October 2017 date TBA
Review in Above and Beyond (international), October 2017 date TBA
Interview in Vue Weekly (Edmonton and Calgary), October 2017 date TBA

Edited and Introduced by Michael L. Hadley and Anita Hadley


Spindrift: A Canadian Book of the Sea
978-1-77162-173-1, $36.95, Hardcover
Pub Date: August 5, 2017

Bestseller

#6 BC Bestseller, week of October 7, 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 October 10, 2017

Tabatha Southey


Collected Tarts and Other Indelicacies
978-1-77162-167-0, $24.95, Paperback
Pub Date: September 30, 2017

Events

Appearing as a guest author at the Writers’ Trust Gala (Ritz-Carlton Hotel, 181 Wellington St W, Toronto, ON), Tuesday, November 7, 2017

Media

TV/Radio
Interview on CBC Radio's Day 6 (National), September 30, 2017
Print/Online
Magic 8 Q&A” on CBC Books (online), October 5, 2017

David Wolfman and Marlene Finn


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

Events

Appearing at Songhees First Nations & Camosun College (Songhees Wellness Center, 1100 Admirals Road, Victoria, BC) on Monday, October 23, 2017 at 6:30 pm. Information and tickets here
Demonstrations at the Royal Winter Fair (Burnbrae Farms Food & Lifestyle Stage, Toronto) on Sunday, November 5, 2017 at 11:00am, 1:00pm and 3:00pm. Book sales by authors

Media

Upcoming
Interview on AMI’s Live from Studio Five (National), October 16, 2017
Interview on AM 640 Corus’s Tasha Kheiriddin Show (Toronto & other regions), October 16, 2017
Interview on CTV’s Your Morning (National), November 6, 2017
Reviews in Harrowsmith Magazine (National), Spring 2018
TV/Radio
Interview and demo on CTV's The Social (National) repeat show on Bravo TV, October 11, 2017
Interview on CBC Radio’s North by Northwest (BC) , October 7, 2017
Interview on Newstalk 1010’s Let's Eat with Zane Caplansky (Toronto & region), October 7, 2017
Print/Online
Interview and excerpt in Ottawa Citizen (Ottawa), October 11, 2017
Interview and food demonstration in the Toronto Star (Ontario & online), October 10, 2017
Interview in The Globe and Mail (National), October 9, 2017

Notable Reviews

“[Wolfman] is being lauded as an innovator and an inspiration – one who championed Indigenous flavours and techniques well before the mainstream North American food scene paid attention. “David Wolfman takes a cuisine that was treated in Canada as almost an historical artifact and made it as a living cuisine again," said Dr. Lenore Newman, the Canada Research Chair in food security and the environment…”
~ Angela Sterritt, The Globe and Mail, October 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

Media

Upcoming
Interview with News Talk 770’s The Rob Breakenridge Show, airing November 9 or 10, 2017

SPRING 2017 (sorted alphabetically by author)

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Edited by Michael Chong, Scott Simms and Kennedy Stewart


Turning Parliament Inside Out: Practical Ideas for Reforming Canada’s Democracy
978-1-77162-137-3, $26.95, Paperback
Pub Date: May 2017

Media

Print/Online
Story on author event in the Guelph Mercury Tribune (Guelph, ON), October 11, 2017

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

Events

Book signing at McNally Robinson (3130 8 St E, Saskatoon, SK) on Wednesday, October 25, 2017 from 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Reading at River Volta Reading Series (D'Lish Cafe, 702A 14th St E, Saskatoon, SK) on Wednesday, October 25, 2017 from 7:00pm
Reading at Vertigo Reading Series (Crave Kitchen + Wine Bar, 1925 Victoria Ave, Regina, SK) on Thursday, October 26, 2017 from 7:00pm

Media

Upcoming
Interview with CBC Saskatchewan’s The Afternoon Edition (radio, Regina and Saskatoon, SK) on Wednesday, October 25, 2017 at 4:30pm

Alisa Smith


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

Media

Print/Online
Review in Prairie Fire, October 12, 2017

FALL 2016 (sorted alphabetically by author)

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Richard Wagamese


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

Bestseller

#6 National Bestseller list, Paperback Non-Fiction category, week of October 10, 2017
#3 National Bestseller list, Canadiana category, week of October 10, 2017
#1 BC Bestseller, week of October 7, 2017

PREVIOUS SEASONS (sorted alphabetically by author)

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Richard Wagamese


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

Bestseller

#10 National Bestseller list, Paperback Fiction category, week of October 10, 2017
#10 National Bestseller list, Canadian Fiction category, week of October 10, 2017