BPAA News

Read Alberta Books Intake for April 2018

Attention members; submissions for the Read Alberta Books advertising feature in the April edition of Alberta Views are being accepted until January 31. Submit

BPAA January Caucus Meetings

Caucus meetings in Edmonton and Calgary are scheduled for 2:15 p.m. on January 24, 2018. We will be discussing upcoming PD sessions with Greg

CANADA FBM2020 Rights Catalogue

Canada FBM2020 is assembling a rights catalogue for Frankfurt 2020. To be eligible to submit titles for the Canada FBM2020 Rights Catalogue, publishers must

New Read Alberta Books Ad in Alberta Views

Check out the new Read Alberta Books advertising feature on the back cover of this month’s Alberta Views magazine. Thanks to Alberta Views for being great

Alberta’s Book Publishers Renew Call for an Alberta Book Publishers Fund

Alberta – The book publishing industry in Alberta has renewed its call to the Government of Alberta to implement the proposed Alberta Book Publishers

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Events

December 13, 2017: The Global Audiobook Market: A Unique Export Opportunity

Join Michele Cobb for a webinar offering key insights into the global audiobook market. The audiobook market is an area of publishing that is witnessing unprecedented

November 4, 2017: My Life as a Girl, So Far Book Launch (Edmonton)

Please join Patti McIntosh from Junior Global Citizen Club for the launch of  My Life as a Girl, So Far. My Life as a

September 15, 2017: Alberta Book Publishing Awards Gala

Each year we celebrate the best of Alberta book publishing with the Alberta Book Publishing Awards. This year we are excited to be presenting

September 14, 2017: The Book Publishers Association of Alberta Annual General Meeting and Conference

Please join us for the annual Book Publishers Association of Alberta Annual General Meeting and Conference from September 14-16, 2017. This year the event

June 28, 2017: PACE Summer Salon 2017: Canada’s Copyright Modernization Act

The Professional Arts Coalition of Edmonton (PACE) Summer Salon 2017: Canada’s Copyright Modernization Act: Five Years In Wednesday, June 28th, 2017 5:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

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Industry News

eBound Canada Introduction to Findaway

eBOUND has signed an agreement with Findaway to distribute clients’ audiobooks to Findaway’s vendor partners. Findaway powers the audiobook category for a number of

CANADA FBM2020 Rights Catalogue

Canada FBM2020 is assembling a rights catalogue for Frankfurt 2020. To be eligible to submit titles for the Canada FBM2020 Rights Catalogue, publishers must

Celebrating Margie Wolfe of Second Story Press

On Oct. 25, the Canadian Children’s Book Centre honoured Second Story Press’s Margie Wolfe, for her work as a feminist, social justice activist, and

Ontario Announces ‘Canadian Books in Ontario Schools’ Funding

The Canadian Books in Ontario Schools Fund will support publishers in the creation of robust learning materials for established works of Canadian literature, and/or

Alberta Foundation for the Arts Announces New Director of Arts Development

The Arts Branch is pleased to announce that David Folk has accepted the position of Director, Arts Development. In this position, David will oversee

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