BC Book Prizes Gala! May 4th, 2013

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BC Book prizes sponsored by First Choice Books

BC Book Prize Gala – May 4, 2013

First Choice Books and Victoria Bindery are proud to announce our sponsorship of this year’s BC Book Prize, which will be announced at the 29th Annual Lieutenant Governor’s BC Book Prizes Gala on Saturday, May 4, 2013 at Government House in Victoria. British Columbia’s Lieutenant Governor, the Honourable Judith Guichon, OBC, will be in attendance. A reception with host bar will precede the Awards Ceremony, which will commence at 6 pm and be followed by a Gala Dinner.

Visit the BC Book Prize website

Non-Fiction Prize Sponsorship

First Choice Books is pleased and honoured to be sponsoring the  Hubert Evans Non-Fiction Prize. Here are the books nominated for the award:

The Art of the Impossible: Dave Barrett and the NDP in Power, 1972-1975

by Geoff Meggs, Rod Mickleburgh
Publisher: Harbour Publishing



Into the Abyss: How a Deadly Plane Crash Changed the Lives of a Pilot, a Politician, a Criminal and a Cop
by Carol Shaben
Publisher: Random House Canada



The Light through the Trees: Reflections on Land and Farming

by Luanne Armstrong
Publisher: Caitlin Press
by George Bowering
Publisher: Cormorant Books