Category Archives: juvenile fiction

Kidsbooks champions CWILL at CBC’s 2018 Food Bank Day

Phyllis Simon of Kidsbooks kindly donated three bags of books to CBC Vancouver’s 2018 Open House & Food Bank Day on Friday, December 7th! The bags, each worth $200, were grouped for: 1) Babies and preschoolers; 2) Elementary school kids, … Continue reading

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Book Launch: The Princess Dolls

Join author Ellen Schwartz as she celebrates the release of her latest book, The Princess Dolls. When: 1:30 pm, Saturday, December 1, 2018 Where: Nikkei National Museum, 6688 Southoaks Crescent, Burnaby, BC Ellen and illustrator Mariko Ando will have a table … Continue reading

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Danielle S. Marcotte Book Signing – October 27th, 2018

Announcing a book signing event for Scamper and the Airplane Thief by Danielle S. Marcotte! Everyone is invited to meet the author: Saturday, October 27th, 2018 | 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm Black Bond Books in Ladner Trenant Park Square … Continue reading

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Book launch – Linda DeMeulemeester & Beryl Young – October 3rd, 2018

Linda DeMeulemeester and Beryl Young invite you to attend a launch of their middle-grade novels – Wednesday, October 3rd, 2018 at 7 pm Book Warehouse | 4118 Main Street, Vancouver Linda’s book is The Mystery of Croaker’s Island and Beryl’s … Continue reading

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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

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Glen Huser: CWILL BC’s president loves “offbeat humour,” by Pam Withers

With a schoolteacher mother who wrote poetry, perhaps Glen Huser was always destined to be a writer. “She read to us every night. We definitely grew up with literature around us.” The second of four children, Glen grew up in … Continue reading

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