Book Fair

Do some shopping while you are at the conference and meet some authors. Chat to:

  • 2018 BCHF Historical Writing shortlist author Liping Wong Yip,  (Saturday only) From Wah Lee to Chew Keen: The Story of a Pioneer Chinese Family in North Cariboo
  • local Nakusp author Sharon Montgomery with her book The Trek
  • Barb MacPherson’s book, The Land on Which We Live
  • Gale Detta, with Whistle Stops Along the Columbia River Narrows by Burton New Horizons Book Committee
  • John Azar
  • Peter Bartl with The Modern Heritage of Nelson Architecture
  • Tom Lymbery, Tom’s Gray Creek book 1 and 2
  • • 2015 BC Lieutenant Governor’s Medal for historical writing Ronald Greene, Carlo Gentile, Gold Rush Photographer, 1863-1866
  • Arrow Lakes Historical Society has 7 books for sale, including the just published SS Minto The Arrow Lakes Longest Serving Sternwheeler by Bruce Rohn
  • Heritage House Publishers
  • Salmo Valley Historical Society

and more!

Book Fair Schedule

Thursday May 2412:00 - 4:00 pm
7:00-9:00 pmWelcome Reception
Friday May 252:00 - 4:00 pm
Saturday May 269:00 - 11:00 amLiping Wong Yip in attendance
2:00 - 4:00 pmLiping Wong Yip in attendance


Drop by the Book Fair at the Centennial Building, just off Broadway Street, a short walk from all the main hotels in town. See our conference map for directions.