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Northern BC Tour Leg 2009

April 13, 2009 to April 18, 2009

Event Date(s)

April 13–18, 2009

Location

Terrace, Kitimat, Hazelton, Smithers, Prince George, Prince Rupert

Event Description

The BC Book Prizes On Tour will be in Northern BC from April 13–18. We will be visiting the lovely communities of Kitimat, Smithers, Hazelton, Prince George, Prince Rupert, Terrace, and possibly more.

Four shortlisted authors will be touring Northern BC

Margaret Horsfield
Voices from the Sound: Chronicles of Clayoquot Sound and Tofino 1899-1929
(Roderick Haig-Brown Regional Prize)

Katarina Jovanovic
The King Has Goat Ears
(Christie Harris Illustrated Children’s Literature Prize)

Elise Partridge
Chameleon Hours
(Dorothy Livesay Poetry Prize)

Robin Stevenson
A Thousand Shades of Blue
(Sheila A. Egoff Children’s Literature Prize)

Meet the authors at these free public events:

KITIMAT | Tuesday, April 14
Book Masters | 7:00 pm
202 City Centre | 250-632-7323

HAZELTON | Wednesday, April 15
Hazelton Public Library | 7:00 pm
4255 Government Street | 250-842-6500
co-hosted by the Storytellers’ Foundation

PRINCE GEORGE | Thursday, April 16
Books and Company | 7:00 pm
1685 3rd Avenue | 250-563-6637

TERRACE | Friday, April 17
Terrace Public Library | 7:00 pm
4610 Park Avenue | 250-638-8177

PRINCE RUPERT | Saturday, April 18
Museum of Northern BC | 3:00 pm
100 First Avenue West | 250-624-3207

Details

Start:
April 13, 2009
End:
April 18, 2009
Event Category:

Organizer

West Coast Book Prize Society
Phone:
(778) 987-8774
Email:
info@bcbookprizes.ca