B.C.: 15 best-selling books for the week of Aug. 17

The Association of Book Publishers of B.C.'s list of the top-selling books for the week of Aug. 17.

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Sockeye Silver, Saltchuck Blue, by Robert Budd, illustrated by Roy Henry Vickers.

1. Sockeye Silver, Saltchuck Blue — Robert Budd, illustrated by Roy Henry Vickers (Harbour Publishing).

2. Chop Suey Nation: The Legion Cafe and Other Stories from Canada’s Chinese Restaurants — Ann Hui (Douglas & McIntyre).

3. Boom & Bust: The Resilient Women of Historic Telegraph Cove — Jennifer Butler (TouchWood Editions).

4. Wildlife of Western Canada — Tom Hunter (Heritage House Publishing).

5. The Secret Wisdom of Nature: Trees, Animals and the Extraordinary Balance of All Living Things: Stories from Science and Observation — Peter Wohlleben, translated by Jane Billinghurst (Greystone Books).

6. A Year on the Wild Side: A West Coast Naturalists Almanac — Briony Penn (TouchWood Editions).

7. West Coast 123s — Jocey Asnong (Rocky Mountain Books).

8. The New Beachcomber’s Guide to the Pacific Northwest — J. Duane Sept (Harbour Publishing).

9. In the Valleys of the Noble Beyond — John Zada (Greystone Books).

10. Along the E&N: A Journey Back to the Historic Hotels of Vancouver Island — Glen A. Mofford (TouchWood Editions).

11. The Woo-Woo: How I Survived Ice Hockey, Drug Raids, Demons and My Crazy Chinese Family — Lindsay M. Wong (Arsenal Pulp Press).

12. A Deceptive Devotion — Iona Whishaw (TouchWood Editions).

13. Moccasin Square Gardens — Richard Van Camp (Douglas & McIntyre).

14. 109 Walks in British Columbia’s Lower Mainland — John Halliday and Alice Purdey, previous edition by Mary and David Macaree (Greystone Books).

15. Popular Day Hikes: Vancouver Island — Theo Dombrowski (Rocky Mountain Books).

— Compiled by the Association of Book Publishers of B.C.