Award nominated authors on tour

BC Book Prize finalists are in the Elk Valley this week, giving free public readings in Elkford and Fernie.

BC Book Prize finalists are in the Elk Valley this week, giving free public readings in Elkford and Fernie.

JJ Lee, author of ‘The Measure of a Man: The Story of a Father, a Son, and a Suit,’ shortlisted for the Hubert Evans non-fiction prize, and Gary Kent, author of ‘Fishing with Gubby,’ shortlisted for the Bill Duthie Booksellers’ Choice Award in 2011 will visit Elkford library tonight and will be at Fernie Heritage Library at 6 p.m. tomorrow night.

BC book lovers are invited to meet these award-nominated authors, and purchase signed books:

The authors are also visiting students at elementary and secondary schools in Sparwood, Elkford and Fernie.