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Kah-Lan and the Stink-Ink Virtual Book Events
“Karen Autio has that great gift, which is to write a gripping story with a streamlined, yet richly specific vocabulary. I so enjoyed the physicality of Kah-Lan’s swimming and diving and grooming. This story of a young sea otter is … Continue reading
You’re invited! If you’re in the Okanagan on October 20 or 24, I hope you’ll come by!
Crwth Press Launch
Growing Up in Wild Horse Canyon by Karen Autio, illustrated by Loraine Kemp Isobel’s Stanley Cup by Kristin Butcher For more information, click Crwth Press Launch Party
Posted in art, book launches, books/writing, illustration, juvenile fiction, literary events, new publications, non-fiction, novels, performance, picture books, presentations, publishers Tagged literature, novel 2 Comments
Review of Writing for Children and Young Adults (Updated 3rd Edition)
Writing for Children and Young Adults (3rd Edition) writing resource by Marion Crook inspires, educates, and motivates Continue reading
Posted in book review, books/writing, getting published, new publications, writing process, writing tips Tagged book review, Karen Autio, writing process 3 Comments
Kah-Lan wins Word Award
CWILL member Karen Autio has won the national 2016 Word Award for best children’s novel for Kah-Lan the Adventurous Sea Otter illustrated by Sheena Lott and published by Sono Nis Press. Karen is the acclaimed author of a trilogy of … Continue reading
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Reading BC Books
CWILL BC’s list of set-in-BC children’s and young adult books is newly updated and posted here. You’ll find stories set everywhere from Sooke to Barkerville to Smithers. Happy reading!