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Virtual Author Visit with Sara Cassidy

May 10, 2021 - 10:00 am to 11:00 am
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Globally, we are making our way through COVID. Many children of the past have made their way through wars. Wherever you step, the past steps with you. Join Sara Cassidy and Sydney Barnes on May 10, 2021, as they talk about their new picture book and graphic novel, Painted Fences, published by Heritage House. May 8, 1945, was a historic … Continued

Spring is in the Air…

Heritage House Publishing is thrilled to announce another exciting list of new titles for Spring 2021. We have an eclectic mix of fresh books for readers in a variety of subject areas, including nature guides, local history, biography and memoir, humour, and books for kids. You can order our books through your favourite local bookseller … Continued

Pandemic Publishing

A message from Heritage House publisher Rodger Touchie Since the COVID-19 announcements in March, Heritage House has adapted its operations to ensure staff safety and continuity of service to our customers and authors. When it became necessary for staff to start working from home, we opted to close our Cook Street Village offices and adapt … Continued

New Reads for Fall

Say hello to fall 2020, with its promise of colder days ahead and a continued focus on home-based pursuits. When it comes to reading, we’ve got you covered with this vibrant selection of family-friendly, all-Canadian books on a wide range of subjects, from lighthearted humour to wartime history to birding tips for kids. Grandfathered Dispatches … Continued

LOOK INSIDE: Fishes of the Salish Sea

Discover the rich undersea world of Canada’s West Coast with Fishes of the Salish Sea, a remarkable three-volume set by University of Washington Emeritus Professor of Fishery Science Theodore Pietsch and National Fisheries Marine Services biologist James Wilder Orr, with illustrations by the internationally acclaimed fish illustrator Joseph R. Tomelleri.         This … Continued

Trail North Receives BC Historical Federation Book Award

Heritage House is pleased to announce that Ken Mather has been honoured with second prize at the 2019 BC Lieutenant-Governor’s Medal for Historical Writing awards for his book Trail North: The Okanagan Trail of 1858–68 and Its Origins in British Columbia And Washington. Hosted by the British Columbia Historical Federation, the Lieutenant-Governor’s awards celebrate books … Continued

A Matter of Confidence Shortlisted for Hubert Evans Non-Fiction Prize

Heritage House is pleased to announce that A Matter of Confidence: The Inside Story of the Political Battle for BC, by Rob Shaw and Richard Zussman, has been shortlisted for the 2019 Hubert Evans Prize for Non-Fiction. Written over a five-month period in the summer and fall of 2017, A Matter of Confidence tracks key … Continued

Funny Podcast

Jack Knox chats with Bob Kronbauer, host of the Vancouver Is Awesome podcast, and reads from his new book On the Rocks with Jack Knox.