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Heart of a Champion

Ellen Schwartz has done it again! In her new book Heart of a Champion (Tundra Books), Schwartz weaves the compelling tale of a young Japanese-Canadian child’s dreams to become a baseball player, against persecution and racism of the time. This … Continue reading

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Announcing Reading Lights – 2015 selected books

   Here they are – the books selected for the first installation of the Reading Lights – a collaborative project by the Vancouver Public Library and the Children’s Writers and Illustrators of BC Society (CWILL BC). These wonderful books for young children will … Continue reading

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Welcome to the brand new CWILL BC blog, a place to read about what’s current in the world of British Columbia’s children’s book authors and illustrators.

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