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February 16, 2017

Tour Schedule 2017

From April 10–28, a selection of finalist authors will hit the road On Tour, with FREE readings at schools and public venues throughout BC. We will visit communities in Southern BC, the Cariboo, and Northern BC.


Southern BC Leg

April 10-13, 2017
Jen Sookfong Lee | Robin Stevenson
View the full Southern BC tour schedule here

  • Agassiz
  • Castlegar
  • Harrison Hot Springs
  • Kamloops
  • Nelson
  • Revelstoke
  • Rossland
  • Salmon Arm
  • Sicamous
  • Trail

Cariboo Leg

April 18-21, 2017
Mark Leiren-Young | Margriet Ruurs
View the full Cariboo tour schedule here

  • 100 Mile House
  • 150 Mile House
  • Clinton
  • Lillooet
  • Quesnel
  • Williams Lake

Northern BC Leg

April 24-28, 2017
Adèle Barclay | Kathleen Cherry
View the full Northern BC tour schedule here

  • Fort St. James
  • Fraser Lake
  • Hazelton
  • Kitimat
  • New Hazelton
  • Prince George
  • Prince Rupert
  • Smithers
  • Terrace
  • Vanderhoof

*Schedules subject to change

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March 14, 2016

Tour Schedule 2016

From April 11–30, a selection of finalist authors will hit the road On Tour, with FREE readings at schools and public venues throughout BC. We will visit communities in Northern BC, Southern BC, the Peace River region, and Vancouver Island.


Northern BC Leg

April 11-15, 2016
Jordan Stratford | Alix Hawley
View the full Northern BC tour schedule here

  • Burns Lake
  • Houston
  • Kitimat
  • Prince George
  • Quesnel
  • Smithers
  • Terrace
  • Vanderhoof
  • Williams Lake

Southern BC Leg

April 18-22, 2016
Jordan Stratford | Raoul Fernandes
View the full Southern BC tour schedule here

  • Castlegar
  • Chilliwack
  • Cranbrook
  • Golden
  • Invermere
  • Kimberley
  • Merritt
  • Revelstoke
  • Robson
  • Rossland
  • Salmon Arm
  • Sicamous
  • Trail
  • Windermere

Peace River Leg

April 25-26, 2016
Caroline Woodward | Jeff Steudel
View the full Peace River tour schedule here

  • Baldonnel
  • Chetwynd
  • Dawson Creek
  • Fort St. John
  • Hudson’s Hope

Vancouver Island Leg

April 27-30, 2016
Caroline Woodward | Jeff Steudel
View the full Vancouver Island tour schedule here

  • Chemainus
  • Courtenay
  • Lake Cowichan
  • Port Alberni
  • Qualicum Beach
  • Victoria

*Schedules subject to change

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March 11, 2015

Tour Schedule 2015

From April 8–24, a selection of finalist authors will hit the road On Tour, with FREE readings at schools and public venues throughout BC. We will visit communities in the Peace River region, Northern BC, and Southern BC.

Be sure to check out the On Tour Blog for author blog posts, photos, and more from the Tour.


Peace River Leg

April 8-10, 2015
Aislinn Hunter | Gabrielle Prendergast
View the full Peace River tour schedule here

  • Chetwynd
  • Dawson Creek
  • Fort St. John
  • Hudson’s Hope
  • Pouce Coupe

Northern BC Leg

April 13-16, 2015
Kayla Czaga | Gabrielle Prendergast
View the full Northern BC tour schedule here

  • Fort St. James
  • Kitimat
  • Prince George
  • Quesnel
  • Smithers
  • Terrace
  • Vanderhoof

Southern BC Leg

April 20-24, 2015
Kevin Chong | Heather Tekavec
View the full Southern BC tour schedule here

  • Castlegar
  • Cranbrook
  • Creston
  • Golden
  • Hope
  • Invermere
  • Kimberley
  • Merritt
  • Revelstoke
  • Sicamous

*Schedules subject to change

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March 27, 2014

Tour Schedule 2014

From April 13–May 2, a selection of finalist authors hit the road On Tour, with FREE readings at schools and public venues throughout BC. We visited communities in Northern BC, the Peace River region, and the Kootenays.

Be sure to check out the On Tour Blog for author blog posts, photos, and more from the Tour.


Northern BC Leg

April 13-17, 2014
Jesse Donaldson | Ashley Little
View the full Northern BC tour schedule here

  • Burns Lake
  • Fort St. James
  • Houston
  • Kitimat
  • Prince George
  • Quesnel
  • Smithers
  • Terrace

Peace River Leg

April 22-25, 2014
Catherine Greenwood | Robin Stevenson
View the full Peace River tour schedule here

  • Chetwynd
  • Dawson Creek
  • Fort Nelson
  • Fort St. John
  • Hudson’s Hope
  • Taylor

Kootenays Leg

April 28-May 2, 2014
Ari Goelman | Kathryn Para
View the full Kootenays tour schedule here

  • Chilliwack
  • Cranbrook
  • Creston
  • Erickson
  • Fernie
  • Nelson
  • Princeton
  • Sparwood

*Schedules subject to change

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March 11, 2013

Tour Schedule 2013

From April 16–May 3, a selection of finalist authors will hit the road On Tour, with FREE readings at bookstores, libraries, and schools throughout BC. We will be visiting communities in Peace Country, Northern BC, the Interior (including the Kootenays), and Vancouver Island.

Stay tuned for more information on the confirmed communities. Once the tour is underway, we’ll be posting blog updates, photos and more as the Tour visits a town near you, so make sure to Follow the On Tour Blog.


Peace Country Leg

April 16-19, 2013
Caroline Adderson | Yasuko Thanh
View the full Peace Country tour schedule here

  • Chetwynd
  • Dawson Creek
  • Fort Nelson
  • Fort St. John
  • Hudson’s Hope

Northern BC Leg

April 22-26, 2013
Jackson Davies | Victoria Miles
View the full Northern BC tour schedule here

  • Burns Lake
  • Fort St. James
  • Kitimat
  • Prince George
  • Prince Rupert
  • Smithers
  • Terrace

BC Interior Leg

April 29-May 3, 2013
Stefan Czernecki | Evelyn Lau
View the full BC Interior tour schedule here

  • Castlegar
  • Creston
  • Elkford
  • Fernie
  • Hosmer
  • Nelson
  • Princeton
  • Sparwood
  • Trail

Vancouver Island Leg

April 29-May 3, 2013
Anne Fleming | Alan Woo
View the full Vancouver Island tour schedule here

  • Campbell River
  • Comox
  • Courtenay
  • Ladysmith
  • Nanaimo
  • Parksville
  • Port Alberni

*Schedules subject to change

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April 04, 2012

Tour Schedule 2012

From April 17–May 11, a selection of finalist authors will hit the road On Tour, with FREE readings at bookstores, libraries, and schools throughout BC. We will be visiting communities in Peace Country, Northern BC, Okanagan, Kootenays and the Lower Mainland.

Stay tuned for more information on the confirmed communities. Once the tour is underway, we’ll be posting blog updates, photos and more as the Tour visits a town near you, so make sure to Follow the On Tour Blog.


Peace Country Leg

April 17–20, 2012
Frances Greenslade | Rae Maté
View the full Peace Country tour schedule here

  • Chetwynd
  • Dawson Creek
  • Fort Nelson
  • Fort St. John
  • Hudson’s Hope

Northern BC Leg

April 25–May 2, 2012
Charlotte Gill | Pamela Porter
View the full Northern BC tour schedule here

  • Burns Lake
  • Fort Fraser
  • Fort St. James
  • Fraser Lake
  • Kitimat
  • Prince George
  • Prince Rupert
  • Quesnel
  • Smithers
  • Terrace

Southern BC Leg

May 2–11, 2012
Dan Bar-el | Robert Heidbreder | JJ Lee | Susan McCaslin | Caitlyn Vernon
View the full Southern BC tour schedule here

  • Abbotsford
  • Canoe
  • Kamloops
  • New Westminster
  • North Vancouver
  • Salmon Arm
  • Vancouver

Okanagan Leg

May 5–7, 2012
Gary Kent | JJ Lee
View the full Okanagan tour schedule here

  • Cawston
  • Keremeos
  • Oliver
  • Osoyoos
  • Penticton
  • Vernon

Kootenays Leg

May 8–11, 2012
Gary Kent | JJ Lee
View the full Kootenays tour schedule here

  • Canyon
  • Cranbrook
  • Creston
  • Elkford
  • Fernie
  • Nelson
  • Sparwood

 

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March 10, 2011

Tour Schedule 2011

From April 7–20, 2011 a selection of finalist authors will hit the road On Tour, with FREE readings at bookstores, libraries and schools throughout BC.

Although the tour is over, we posting blog updates, photos and more as the authors visited the province. Make sure to Check out the On Tour Author Blog


Northern Leg

April 7-13, 2011
Stephen Collis | Gary Kent | Gina McMurchy-Barber
View the full schedule for the Northern Leg

  • Kitimat
  • Prince George
  • Prince Rupert
  • Quesnel
  • Smithers
  • Terrace


Okanagan Leg

April 15-20, 2011
George Bowering | Julie Flett | Derek Lundy
View the full schedule for the Okanagan Leg

  • Kamloops
  • Kelowna
  • Oliver
  • Penticton
  • Salmon Arm
  • Vernon


Lower Mainland Leg

April 16-20, 2011
Grant Lawrence | Sylvia Olsen | Meredith Quartermain
View the full schedule for the Lower Mainland Leg

  • Abbotsford
  • New Westminster
  • North Vancouver
  • Richmond
  • White Rock


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March 15, 2010

Tour Schedule 2010

From April 11–23 a selection of finalist authors will hit the road On Tour, with FREE readings at bookstores, libraries and schools throughout BC. We will be visiting communities in Northern BC, Southern BC (Kootenays and Okanagan) and Vancouver Island.

Stay tuned for more information on the confirmed communities. Once the tour is underway, we’ll be posting blog updates, photos and more as the Tour visits a town near you, so make sure to Follow the On Tour Blog


Northern Leg

April 11–18, 2010
Kristin Butcher | Michael Turner | Kari-Lynn Winters | Cathleen With

View the full Northern tour schedule here

  • Terrace
  • Prince Rupert
  • Kitimat
  • Prince George
  • Quesnel
  • Smithers
  • Hazelton

Southern Leg

April 18–23, 2010
Sylvia Olsen | Fred Wah

View the full Southern tour schedule here

  • Oliver
  • Trail
  • Rossland
  • Nelson
  • Cranbrook
  • Creston
  • Grand Forks
  • Osoyoos
  • Sidney (special event)

Okanagan / Vancouver Island Leg

April 19–23, 2010
Fiona Bayrock | Ehor Boyanowsky

View the full Okanagan / Vancouver Island tour schedule here

  • Kelowna
  • Penticton
  • Princeton
  • Courtenay
  • Nanaimo
  • Sidney (special event)

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March 18, 2009

Tour Schedule 2009

From April 13-24 —including BC Book & Magazine Week—a selection of finalist authors will hit the road On Tour, with FREE readings at bookstores, libraries and schools throughout BC. We will be visiting communities in Northern BC, the Kootenays, and the Okanagan.

Stay tuned for more information on the confirmed communities. Once the tour is underway, we’ll be posting blog updates, photos and more as the Tour visits a town near you, so make sure to Follow the On Tour Blog


Northern Leg

April 13–18, 2009

View the full Northern tour schedule here

  • Terrace
  • Kitimat
  • Hazelton
  • Prince George
  • Smithers
  • Prince Rupert

Kootenays / Okanagan Leg

April 19–24, 2009

View the full Kootenays/Okanagan tour schedule here

  • Cranbrook
  • Creston
  • Trail
  • Nelson
  • Vernon
  • Kelowna
  • Warfield

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February 29, 2008

Tour Schedule 2008

presented by Rio Tinto Alcan

A BC 150 Event
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From April 13-25 —including BC Book & Magazine Week—a selection of shortlisted authors will hit the road On Tour, with FREE readings at bookstores, libraries and schools throughout BC, including northern BC, the Okanagan and the Lower Mainland. A few more will be part of our first-ever reading series in The Kootenays, thanks to funding by BC 150.

Click the Full Schedule Tour Leg links below to see which authors are participating.

Once the tour is underway, we’ll be posting blog updates, photos and more as the Tour visits a town near you.

Join us On Tour: Follow the On Tour Blog

Schedule as of April 5, 2008

Northern Leg

Nan Gregory | Theresa Kishkan | Mary Novik | Kari-Lynn Winters

» Full Schedule: Northern Leg

Sunday, April 13 TERRACE
2:00 | Terrace Public Library | 4610 Park Avenue | 250-638-8177

Monday, April 14 PRINCE RUPERT
7:00 pm | Prince Rupert Public Library | 101 6th Avenue West | 250-627-1345

Tuesday, April 15 KITIMAT
7:00 pm | Kitimat Bookmasters | 202 City Centre | 250-632-7323

Wednesday, April 16 PRINCE GEORGE
7:00 pm | Books and Company | 1685 3rd Avenue | 250-563-6637

Friday, April 18 SMITHERS
7:00 pm | Smithers Public Library | 3817 Alfred Avenue | 250-847-3043


Southern (Okanagan) Leg

Ruth Campbell & Ron Smith | Don Gayton | Claire Mulligan | Arleen Paré

» Full Schedule: Southern Leg

Monday, April 21 KAMLOOPS
3:00 pm | Kamloops Public Library | 100-465 Victoria Street | 250-372-5145

Tuesday, April 22 VERNON
7:00 pm | Vernon Public Library | 3001 32nd Avenue | 250-542-7610

Wednesday, April 23 KELOWNA
7:00 pm | Kelowna Public Library | 1380 Ellis Street | 250-762-2800

Thursday, April 24 OLIVER
7:00 pm | Oliver Public Library | 35641 – 93rd Street | 250-498-2242


Kootenays Leg

Heather Burt | David Jones | Meg Tilly | Rita Wong

» Full Schedule: Kootenays Leg

Monday, April 21 WARFIELD
7:00 pm | 760 Schofield Hwy | Trail Public Library: 250-364-1731

Tuesday, April 22 NELSON
7:00 pm | Nelson Municipal Library | 602 Stanley Street | 250-352-6333

Wednesday, April 23 CRESTON
7:00 pm | Creston Public Library | 531 16th Avenue South | 250-428-4141

Thursday, April 24 CRANBROOK
7:00 pm | Cranbrook Public Library | 1212 2nd Street North | 250 426-4063


Lower Mainland Leg

Lisa Cinar | Robert Heidbeder | Shaena Lambert | Gillian Wigmore | Ruth Campbell

» Full Schedule: Lower Mainland Leg

Monday, April 14 VANCOUVER DOWNTOWN
Lisa Cinar, Robert Heidbeder, Shaena Lambert and Gillian Wigmore
7:00 pm | Vancouver Public Library (Central Branch) | 350 West Georgia Street, Alma Van Dusen Room | 604-331-3603

Tuesday, April 15 RICHMOND Shaena Lambert and Gillian Wigmore
7:00 pm | Richmond Public Library (Brighouse Branch) | 100-7700 Minoru Gate | 604-231-6401

Wednesday, April 16 MISSION Ruth Campbell and Lisa Cinar
7:30 pm | Mission Library | 33247 Second Avenue | 604-826-6610

Wednesday, April 23 VANCOUVER Robert Heidbreder
6:00 pm | The Wonder of Words at Tillicum Elementary school | 2450 Cambridge Street | 604-713-4716


 

 

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