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Kootenays Tour Leg 2012

May 8, 2012 to May 11, 2012

Event Date(s)

May 8-11, 2012


Public events in Elkford and Fernie

Event Description

The BC Book Prizes On Tour will be in the Kootenays from May 8-11. We will be visiting schools and libraries in the lovely communities of Elkford, Fernie, Canyon, Cranbrook, Creston, Nelson, and Sparwood.

Two shortlisted authors will be touring the Kootenays

JJ Lee
The Measure of a Man: The Story of a Father, a Son, and a Suit
shortlisted for the Hubert Evans Non-Fiction Prize

Gary Kent
Fishing with Gubby
shortlisted for the Bill Duthie Booksellers’ Choice Award in 2011

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

ELKFORD | Wednesday, May 9
Elkford Public Library | 7:00 pm
816 Michel Road | 250.865.2912

FERNIE | Thursday, May 10
Fernie Heritage Library | 6:00 pm
492 3rd Avenue | 250.423.4458


May 8, 2012
May 11, 2012
Event Category:


West Coast Book Prize Society
(778) 987-8774