Book Awards

2017 Alberta Book Publishing Awards

The annual Alberta Book Publishing Awards celebrate excellence in book publishing in Alberta. These are publishing awards, not literary awards. They are open to BPAA members, and other Alberta publishers that meet the eligibility criteria.

This year’s Alberta Book Publishing Awards Gala will be held September 15, 2017 at the Delta Edmonton South Hotel. 2017 Alberta Book Publishing Awards Program.


Thank you to all the publishers for their submissions this year, and thanks to our jurors for putting in all the time and effort required to select the shortlist for the 2017 Alberta Book Publishing Awards as well as the award winners to be announced at the gala, along with Edmonton Public Library’s Alberta Reader’s Choice award.


Everyone is welcome to be part of this celebration of excellence in Alberta’s publishing community.

Tickets are available now through Eventbrite.

For more information, help with problems or to provide feedback, contact the BPAA at (780) 424 5060 or info [at]