Author Archives: Dan Bar-el

Kallie George & Sara Gillingham Are Having a Book Launch!

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Starting Points: Darlene Foster discussing Amanda in Alberta – The Writing on the Stone

An ongoing series wherein CWILL BC writers and illustrators connect a picture or an item to one of their books. Alberta – A Place of BIG Things Alberta is the home of some BIG things like the World´s Biggest TePee … Continue reading

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Starting Points: Mark David Smith discussing Caravaggio: Signed in Blood

An ongoing series wherein CWILL BC writers and illustrators connect a picture or an item to one of their books. On Remembrance Day, I noticed for the first time the white, eight-pointed cross of the St. John’s Ambulance volunteers parading … Continue reading

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A Hole in My Heart by Rie Charles

                                  Set in 1959, Nora’s mother has recently died and her family has just moved from the Okanagan to North Vancouver. Nora understandably is … Continue reading

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BONE DEEP by Gina McMurchy-Barber

                  Bone Deep is the third in the Peggy Henderson Archaeology Adventure Series. If you haven’t read the previous two–Reading the Bones, and Broken Bones–no worries as each story is able to … Continue reading

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Margriet Ruurs has two new books out this fall!

              Families Around The World (Kids Can Press) is a celebration of an ordinary day in the life of families in different cultures and countries. Based on real children, this nonfiction picturebook shares common … Continue reading

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