Spring 2018 Book Fair

Dates

Book Fair Dates: February 18–20, 2018
Rep Registration Deadline: January 8, 2018
Booksellers Registration Deadline: January 8, 2018
Hotel Registration Deadline: ASAP

Location

The Parkside Hotel and Spa — NEW LOCATION!
810 Humboldt St.
Victoria, BC    V8V 5B1
Phone: 1-855-616-3557 or 1-250-940-1200

Schedule of Events

Sunday February 18, 2018

  • 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm :: Book Fair Exhibit
  • 5:15 pm – 7:00 pm :: Author “Speed dating & Cocktail Reception

Monday, February 19

  • 9:00 am – 12:00 pm :: Book Fair Exhibit
  • 12:00 pm – 12:45 pm :: catered lunch for the group
  • 12:45 pm – 5:00 pm :: Book Fair Exhibit

Tuesday, February 20

  • 9:00 am – 12:00 pm :: Book Fair Exhibit
  • 12:00 pm – 12:45 pm :: catered lunch for the group
  • 12:45 pm – 5:00 pm :: Book Fair Exhibit

Please note: Breakfast food will be available on the exhibit floor Monday and Tuesday mornings.

Cocktail Reception

Sunday, February 18 | 5:30 – 7:30PM

Penthouse City Club Lounge and Patio
The Parkside Hotel and Spa,
810 Humboldt St, Victoria, BC V8V 5B1

The WBRA will host a cocktail party for our reps, booksellers and publishers to mingle.
Please RSVP on your registration and join us!

Group Buying Schedule

Day 1

  • 9:15-10:15 — Ali Hewitt – Ampersand
  • 10:30-11:30 — Susan Travis – Scholastic
  • 12:00-12:45 — LUNCH
  • 12:45-1:45 — Heather Parsons – HGD
  • 1:45-2:45 — Joedi Dunn – Simon & Schuster
  • 3:00-4:00 — Carol Greenwood – PRH
  • 4:00-5:00 — Carol Greenwood – PRH

Day 2

  • 9:15 – 10:15 — Sandy Cooper – HarperCollins
  • 10:30 – 11:30 — Jennifer Fyffe – PRH
  • 12:00 – 12:45 — LUNCH
  • 12:45 – 1:45 — Jennifer Fyffe – PRH
  • 1:45 – 2:45 — Sandy Cooper – HarperCollins
  • 3:00 – 3:30 — Louis Anctil Agency / Leslie Bootle – Orca Book Publishers
  • 3:45 – 4:45 — James Bryner – Harbour Publishing / D&M et al

Thanks to our sponsors!

Details coming soon

Read more about becoming a sponsor

Registration

Register as an Exhibitor Register as an Attendee