news | Thursday April 7, 2011
Tonight, BC Book Prize nominees Gina McMurchy-Barber, Gary Kent, and Stephen Collis will kick off their Northern Leg 2011 book tour in British Columbia, which goes from April 7 through April 13.
Starting in Terrace, and visiting Prince Rupert, Prince George, Quesnel, Smithers, and Kitimat, each free public event is an excellent opportunity to meet the authors and to have your books signed.
Click here for more information about the Northern Leg 2011 book tour.
Gary Kent is nominated for the Bill Duthie Booksellers’ Choice Award for Fishing with Gubby. Gina McMurchy-Barber is nominated for the Sheila A. Egoff Children’s Literature Prize for Free as a Bird. Stephen Collis is nominated for the Dorothy Livesay Poetry Prize for On the Material.