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Salon du livre de Vancouver – 26 au 28 avril 2019

All of you who read, write or understand French might be interested in the Salon du livre de Vancouver – a cross between a book fair and writers’ festival – coming up this week-end. This three day salon is entirely … Continue reading

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Book launch: Cooking with Bear – April 11th, 2019

Lisa Cinar and Deborah Hodge are having a Kidsbooks launch on April 11 to celebrate their new book, Cooking with Bear, a combination cookbook and story for young children. They’d love to have you join them to celebrate! Thursday, April … Continue reading

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Eileen Holland book launch: Sophie Trophy – April 6th, 2019

Eileen Holland will be holding a book launch for her children’s book Sophie Trophy on Saturday, April 6th, 2019 | 2 to 4 p.m. Coquitlam Public Library, City Centre Branch | Room 136 (Coquitlam Foundation Room) 1169 Pinetree Way, Coquitlam, … Continue reading

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Holman Wang’s BT shout-out & book launch – April 2nd, 2019

Congratulations to Holman Wang, who got a shout-out on Citytv’s Breakfast Television under the headline Vancouver artist’s textile twist: https://preview.msn.com/en-ca/news/crimeincanada/vancouver-artists-textile-twist/vi-BBV7pUJ Join Holman as he launches his new picture books, Great Job, Mom! and Great Job, Dad!, at Kidsbooks on: Tuesday, … Continue reading

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Norma Charles makes news with Runner: Harry Jerome, World’s Fastest Man

CWILL’s own Norma Charles was interviewed by the North Shore News about her book Runner: Harry Jerome, World’s Fastest Man. The interview by Jeremy Shepherd, entitled Harry Jerome runs into YA novel territory, appeared online February 5, 2019 – just in … Continue reading

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Annie Bourret Book Launch – January 31st, 2019

Congratulations to Annie Bourret, linguist and translator, on her sixth book, Pour l’humour du français. Brefs essais techniques, patraques ou loufoques, which will be launched this Thursday, January 31st, at UBC Robson Square in Vancouver, room C575, at 7 pm. It … Continue reading

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