Northern BC Tour Leg 2010

Event Date(s)

April 11-18, 2010

Location

Public events in Terrace, Kitimat, Hazelton, Prince Rupert, Prince George, Quesnel, Smithers

Event Description

The BC Book Prizes On Tour will be in Northern BC from April 11–18. We will be visiting schools, bookstores and libraries in the lovely communities of Terrace, Kitimat, Hazelton, Prince Rupert, Prince George, Quesnel, and Smithers.

Four shortlisted authors will be touring Northern BC

Kristin Butcher
Return to Bone Tree Hill
shortlisted for the Sheila A. Egoff Children’s Literature Prize

Michael Turner
8 × 10
shortlisted for the Ethel Wilson Fiction Prize

Kari-Lynn Winters
On My Walk
shortlisted for the Christie Harris Illustrated Fiction Prize

Cathleen With
Having Faith in the Polar Girls’ Prison
shortlisted for the Ethel Wilson Fiction Prize

Meet the authors and have your books signed at these free public events:

TERRACE | Sunday, April 11
Terrace Public Library | 3:00 pm
4610 Park Avenue | 250-638-8177
booksales by Misty River Books

KITIMAT | Monday, April 12
Kitimat Public Library | 7:00 pm
940 Wakashan Avenue | 250-632-8985

HAZELTON | Tuesday, April 13
The Learning Shop | 7:00 pm
1600 Omineca Street | 250-842-6500
hosted by The Storytellers’ Foundation

PRINCE RUPERT | Wednesday, April 14
Museum of Northern BC | 7:00 pm
100 First Avenue West | 250-624-3207
booksales by the Museum of Northern BC giftshop

PRINCE GEORGE | Thursday, April 15
Books and Company | 7:00 pm
1685 – 3rd Avenue | 250-563-6637

QUESNEL | Friday, April 16
CRD Library, Quesnel Branch | 7:00 pm
101 – 410 Kinchant Street | 250-992-7912

SMITHERS | Saturday, April 17
Smithers Public Library | 3:00 pm
3817 Alfred Avenue | 250-847-3043