New B.C. prize for scholarly books: shortlist announced

Three titles have been shortlisted for the annual Basil Stuart-Stubbs Prize for Outstanding Scholarly Book on British Columbia. The award, sponsored by UBC Library and the Pacific Book World News Society, recognizes the best scholarly book published on a B.C. subject by a Canadian author.

The inaugural prize, worth $1,000, will be presented at a reception on May 7, 2013 at UBC’s Irving K. Barber Learning Centre. For more information, click here.