About

The Western Book Reps Association (WBRA) is a group of sales professionals who represent a wide of International Book Publishers.

In addition to books, many of our publishers also produce and distribute calendars, maps, toys, gifts and stationery products.

Our representatives service retail trade, wholesale outlets and other retailers mainly in British Columbia; however some of our members also cover other western provinces, as well as the Yukon and Northern Territories.

A directory listing the publishers, and representative that services your area is available on this site.

If your store is in Alberta, please contact the Alberta Reps Association to find your local sales representatives for the publisher of interest.

Submission Information

We do not accept submissions from authors. If you are a writer looking for advice on publishing we suggest you consult a copy of The Book Trade in Canada: Your complete guide to the Canadian publishing marketplace. This is an excellent resource published by Quill & Quire, Canada’s Magazine of Book News and Reviews, and is available at many local libraries.