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Press Release
posted on Monday, September 2nd, 2013

2013 Victoria Book Prize Nominees Announced

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Tuesday, September 10, 2013 VICTORIA, BC – Celebrating our tenth anniversary, the Victoria Book Prize Society is pleased to announce that eight authors from the Capital Region have been short-listed for the 2013 City of...
Press Release
posted on Wednesday, April 3rd, 2013

Call for Entry - Victoria Book Prizes

Wednesday, April 3, 2013 VICTORIA, BC – Authors and illustrators from Greater Victoria are invited to participate in the Victoria Book Prize Society’s two annual awards: The City of Victoria Butler Book Prize and the Bolen Books Children’s Book...
Press Release
posted on Wednesday, October 10th, 2012

Madeline Sonik and Caitlyn Vernon Win Book Prizes

Madeline Sonik, author of Afflictions and Departures (Anvil Press), won the ninth annual City of Victoria Butler Book Prize at the Victoria Book Prize Society gala this evening. Caitlyn Vernon, author of Nowhere Else on Earth; Standing Tall for the...
Press Release
posted on Wednesday, October 12th, 2011

Author Jack Hodgins and Illustrator Kristi Bridgeman Win Victoria Book Prize Awards

A Greater Victoria author and an illustrator were recognized for their literary achievements this evening at the 2011 Victoria Book Prize Awards Gala. Jack Hodgins, author of The Master of Happy Endings was named the winner of the 8th annual City of...
Press Release
posted on Wednesday, October 13th, 2010

Children of the Klondike and Counting on Hope Win Victoria Book Prizes

At an awards gala this evening, two Greater Victoria authors were recognized for their literary achievements. Frances Backhouse, author of Children of the Klondike, was named the winner of the 7th Annual City of Victoria Butler Book Prize; and...

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