Testimonials and Author Success Stories

Why Self Publish in Canada?

Why Self Publish in Canada?

Why Self Publish In Canada? by First Choice, A Canada Self Publishing Company Why you should undertake self publishing in Canada.  It’s the first and foremost question on every modern authors mind: should I self publish my new book? Or should I try and get my...

Effortless Floral Craftsman

The Effortless Floral Craftsman by Christine de Beer is a book we recently published.  The author sent us a lovely video which contains an animation of her newly-published book. Please see the video below: About the book: The Effortless Floral Craftsman is the ideal...
Top 10 Successful Kickstarter Publishing Campaign Lessons

Top 10 Successful Kickstarter Publishing Campaign Lessons

Want a successful Kickstarter publishing campaign in your future? Here are ten lessons  Pulp Literature learned along the way for making sure it happens, from Sue Pieters, founding editor, a two time successful Kickstarter strategist: “We did it once, and we did...
Why I Self Published – From Mary Hughes a First Choice Author

Why I Self Published – From Mary Hughes a First Choice Author

Why self publish? Self published author Mary Hughes printed her book, The Life and Times of the Floathouse Zastrozzi with First Choice Books in 2011. Below is an excerpt from her refreshing account on why and her experience. Note:  these are her words not ours. To...
Bestseller Heart Found

Bestseller Heart Found

Bestseller Heart Found by Samantha McKeag First Time Author at First Choice Books! Samantha McKeag self-published her witty romance bestseller Heart Found with First Choice Books in March of 2013 and is finding it to be a huge success with readers! Facebook Interview...
Publishing Birthday – Off the Presses – Lucy Gething!

Publishing Birthday – Off the Presses – Lucy Gething!

Publishing Birthday – Congratulations Lucy Gething! Lucy is having a publishing birthday. We are thrilled to be printing and binding Lucy’s memoirs of her life, From “Why Not to Yes Dear”. Lucy and her book coordinator, University of Victoria,...
Book Launch – The Eyes Have It!

Book Launch – The Eyes Have It!

Book launch: Celebrating Nicholas Roberts’ solo poetry debut! The book launch by, Nicholas Roberts, is his first book of solo poetry works, the space between the eyes. Roberts will be the featured guest of the Poets Potpourri Society’s “Blue Moon...
Sweet Surprise Gluten Free Cookbook

Sweet Surprise Gluten Free Cookbook

What do you do when you love baking, but not gluten or dairy? The successful solution – Sweet Surprise Gluten Free Cookbook A mother-daughter publishing team The Lochmatter family in Comox, BC,  found a way to produce healthy baked goods that satisfy every sweet...
History of John Oliver High School – Ken MacLeod

History of John Oliver High School – Ken MacLeod

History of John Oliver High School – Ken MacLeod’s 12-year labour of love to preserve the history of South Vancouver and John Oliver High School The history of John Oliver High School is now in museums and universities, the author says of his over 800 page...
What Would Gandhi Do?

What Would Gandhi Do?

Gandhi…  What would he do? What would Gandhi do? author Pummy Kaur is a great example of a one woman brand. She has published 3 books, including her most recent about Gandhi  A Season of Non-Violence, both in multiple printings with First Choice Books.       ...
YouTube Testimonial – Robert Moore: There’s Moore to Life

YouTube Testimonial – Robert Moore: There’s Moore to Life

 YouTube Testimonial for First Choice Books in His Own Words by Robert Moore Robert Moore  author of “There is Moore to Life” says of his creative process: …I started an even harder journey to break free from the way I was living. My book talks about...
Authors Gold Rush – John Motherwell and Gold Rush Steamboats

Authors Gold Rush – John Motherwell and Gold Rush Steamboats

Authors Gold Rush Rattenbury’s Yukon experience has interested John Motherwell for more than half a century. It has become his authors gold rush. While he was in Whitehorse, John first heard of the Bennett Lake and Klondyke Navigation Company in 1955, long after its...
Book Review: Joyce McCart and Captain Palliser

Book Review: Joyce McCart and Captain Palliser

When an Editor provides a Glowing Book Review You Know You Have Done a Great Job! Canadian author/historian Joyce McCart published her second book, On the Road with Captain Palliser, with First Choice Books last year. Exactingly researched and engagingly recounted,...
Business Book by Dr. John Pliniussen, Economist

Business Book by Dr. John Pliniussen, Economist

   Queen’s School of Business Professor John-Kurt Pliniussen (a business book author) was interviewed recently by the Financial Post on the challenges of creativity and innovation in business. What follows is a small snippet of what he said in his article: The reason...