Trade Show

Trade Show displaysThe three-day SiWC 2016 Trade Show has been created to captivate the interest of all our attending writers. It is an integral part of the conference, not to be missed. Expect to meet editors, illustrators, and associations from every part of the writing and publishing industry.

Trade Show hours are:

Friday:8 am to 4 pm
Saturday:8:30 am to 4 pm
Sunday:8:30 am to 1 pm

2016 Trade Show participants:


Federation of BC Writers

The Federation of British Columbia Writers is a community committed to providing support and assistance to its members, and writers across the province. The FBCW assists both emerging and professional writers and is inclusive, open to all that feel they would benefit from the service and support the FBCW offers.


Cascadia Author Services

Cascadia Author Services is staffed by a fun, friendly bunch of West Coast folks who love books, love authors, and love the fact that there are so many routes to success in today’s publishing world. We’re an author services provider serving both traditional and self-publishing authors by offering all they things they need to prepare for publication.



Annie's Buttons

Annie's Buttons is a little pinback button company based out of Coquitlam, B.C. offering services in custom and personally designed handpressed buttons and magnets. Available through mail order, or in person, Annie's Buttons is ready to serve your 1", 1.75",2" x 3", and 3.5" Pinback Button and Magnet needs.

little button, BIG MESSAGE.

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Pass the Masala: Vegetarian Indian Cooking Made simple

The Cookbook features Vegetarian Indian Cooking at its best! The book is designed for beginners and experienced chefs alike. It includes many practical tips from 25 years of cooking experience. Hard cover, 8 x 1 1.5 , 376 pages with many colorful pictures, over 200 delicious recipesISBN #:  978-0-9879500-0-0 Callawind Custom Books

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Chanticleer Book Reviews & Media



Printorium Bookworks / Island Blue

Printorium Bookworks is the book printing division of the Island Blue Print Co. Ltd.; family owned & operated for over 102 years and serving more than 3000 independent authors across Canada. Printorium Bookworks' Print-on-Demand procedure allows for the printing of as few as 12 to as many as 1000 perfect bound black & white and full-colour books. Printorium Bookworks also offers full-colour printing of bookmarks, business cards, promotional brochures, posters and display systems to enhance the marketing of your books.


Romance Writers of America -- Greater Vancouver Chapter



Simon Fraser University Continuing Studies: Writing and Communications Program



 Feather Pen Works

Dana Ramstedt creates and designs feather pens.The variety of feathers range from goose to peacock and more.The finished pens are tipped with modern and with vintage metal tips while a few pens are finished as a standard ballpoint pen. Some are basic while others sport decorative trim to adhere to a theme or season.To compliment her feather pens Dana offers accessories such as ink, stands, trays and vintage inkwells and bottles. For a breath of long ago, take history in your hand and visit Feather Pen Works.

Whispering Stones

Whispering Stones are brilliant little stones that carry big meaning. Each hand-painted stone carries a special, deep meaningful message. They tell us what we all need to hear. Come by our table at the Trade Show and see which stone speaks to you!


Gratitude and More

With a wide variety of guided journals, Gratitude and More offers an opportunity to transform your life through journaling. From Gratitude to Thug, there is something for everyone. 

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Thank you for your support of our 2016 Trade Show participants! Questions? Please contact the Trade Show Coordinator at ''.