Submissions

Read about the prize categories and submission criteria, and find out how to enter.

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Winners & Finalists

Find out who the winners and finalists were for previous prize years, and purchase BC Book Prize seals for your nominated and winning titles.

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Southern BC Tour Leg 2018

April 16, 2018 to April 20, 2018

The BC Book Prizes On Tour will be in Southern BC from April 16-20. We will be visiting schools and libraries in the communities of Cranbrook, Creston, Erickson, Fernie, Fruitvale, Golden, Hope, Invermere, Kimberley, Lake Country, Merritt, Revelstoke, Trail, and Windermere. There will also be a free public event in Kimberley.

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Northern BC Tour Leg 2018

April 23, 2018 to April 27, 2018

The BC Book Prizes On Tour will be in Northern BC from April 23-27. We will be visiting schools and libraries in the communities of Burns Lake, Fraser Lake, Hazelton, Kitimat, Prince George, Prince Rupert, Smithers, Terrace, Thornhill, and Vanderhoof. There will also be a free public event in Kitimat.

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Sunshine Coast Tour Leg 2018

April 30, 2018 to May 3, 2018

The BC Book Prizes On Tour will be on the Sunshine Coast from April 30-May 3. We will be visiting schools and libraries in the communities of Garibaldi Highlands, Gibsons, Madeira Park, Pemberton, Powell River, Roberts Creek, Sechelt, and Squamish. There will also be a free public event in Powell River.

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34th Annual BC Book Prizes Gala

May 4, 2018, 5:30 pm to 10:30 pm

The winners of all seven prize categories for this year’s BC Book Prizes will be presented at the 34th Annual BC Book Prizes Gala on Friday, May 4, 2018, at the Pinnacle Hotel Harbourfront in Vancouver. A reception will commence at 5:30 pm and be followed by the Gala Dinner and Awards Ceremony at 6:30 pm.

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