Alberta Books for Schools

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Alberta Books for Schools is a new annual project from the Book Publishers Association of Alberta which matches Alberta-published books toCover of the Alberta Books for Schools 2022-23 catalogue the Alberta K-12 curriculum. Titles are evaluated by The Alberta Library and undergo curriculum mapping before being featured in a catalogue and added to an online database of titles. Educators will be able to quickly search the database by curriculum connection, grade level, genre, format (print, audiobook, eBook), and language to quickly find an Alberta-published book that is perfect for their classroom!

Advertise in the Alberta Books for Schools 2023/24 Catalogue

Advertisement submissions for the Alberta Books for Schools 2023/24 catalogue are open.

The rates for ad bookings are the following:

  • Full page Ad (8” x 10”) – $700 BPAA member, $800 non-member
  • Half page Ad (8” x 5”) – $450 BPAA member, $550 non-member

The ad space booking deadline is 4:30 pm MT, Monday, April 3 and artwork must be submitted by 11:00 pm MT, Wednesday, April 12.

  • Early Bird Deadline: To save 10%, book by 4:30 pm MT, Tuesday, February 28.

Full details about the submission process can be found here.

Alberta Books for Schools 2022-23

The Book Publishers Association of Alberta is pleased to announce the launch of the Alberta Books for Schools catalogue and digital database, a brand-new way to discover Alberta books handpicked for the classroom. Thank you to our funders, in particular the Government of Alberta and the Canada Book Fund, whose contributions made this project possible.

Download the PDF Media Release.

Discover more at ABBooksForSchools.ca!

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