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2016 BC Book Prizes Finalists

Vancouver, BC – The West Coast Book Prize Society is pleased to announce the names of the finalists vying for recognition in seven categories at the 32nd Annual BC Book Prizes.

by Kerry Clare · Tagged bc book prizes

Hunter and the Wild Girl

by (author) Pauline Holdstock



by (author) Irina Kovalyova


by (author) Nasreen Pejvack

Martin John

by (author) Anakana Schofield

The Real Thing

The Natural History of Ian McTaggart Cowan

as told by Briony Penn

Tuco and the Scattershot World

A Life with Birds

by (author) Brian Brett

That Lonely Section of Hell

The Botched Investigation of a Serial Killer Who Almost Got Away

by (author) Lorimer Shenher


by (author) Ali Blythe

Soviet Princeton

Slim Evans and the 1932-33 Miners' Strike

by (author) Jon Bartlett & Rika Ruebsaat

Tod Inlet

A Healing Place

by (author) Gwen Curry

Resettling the Range

Animals, Ecologies, and Human Communities in British Columbia

by (author) John Thistle

Made in British Columbia

Eight Ways of Making Culture

by (author) Maria Tippett

Beyond the Pale

Folklore, Family and the Mystery of Our Hidden Genes

by (author) Emily Urquhart

Where the words end and my body begins

by (author) Amber Dawn

Transmitter and Receiver

by (author) Raoul Fernandes

Foreign Park

by (author) Jeff Steudel

Song for a Summer Night

by (author) Robert Heidbreder
illustrated by Qin Leng

Red Bicycle, The

The Extraordinary Story of One Ordinary Bicycle

by (author) Jude Isabella
illustrated by Simone Shin

This is Sadie

by (author) Sara O'Leary
illustrated by Julie Morstad

Orca Chief

illustrated by Roy Henry Vickers
by (author) Robert Budd

Seven Dead Pirates

by (author) Linda Bailey

Are You Seeing Me?

by (author) Darren Groth

The Truth Commission

by (author) Susan Juby

We Are All Made of Molecules

by (author) Susin Nielsen

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