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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

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Dianna Bonder: 2016 Illustrator in Residence at Edmonton Public Library

Artists of all ages and abilities are in for a treat as artist and children’s book illustrator Dianna Bonder takes up residence at the Edmonton Public Library (EPL) October 17 through November 10. The International Board on Books for Young … Continue reading

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VCLR Annual Illustrator’s Breakfast featuring Steve Jenkins

Steve Jenkins is the brilliant illustrator, designer, and author of information books on the natural world. From the tiniest to the largest creatures, to renderings in real size and of what we cannot see under the skin, Jenkins illustrates creatures large … Continue reading

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VCLR – Illustrator’s Breakfast with Marie-Louise Gay

A reminder, the 2014 Illustrator’s Breakfast with Marie-Louise Gay is coming soon, but there are still a few days left to buy tickets! From the VCLR website: Join us on Saturday October 18, 2014 for a delightful morning with Marie-Louise Gay, … Continue reading

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VCLR – Take a Teacher to Breakfast Campaign

This year’s Vancouver Children’s Literature Roundtable Illustrator Breakfast event features the fantastic Mary-Louise Gay. Also, in acknowledgement of the rough time teachers have had recently, the VCLR has announced a special pricing campaign for the event this year. Read all … Continue reading

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Charles van Sandwyk exhibition and talk

If you like Arthur Rackham and Edmund Dulac, you will probably enjoy the illustrations of this Canadian artist: UBC Library’s Rare Books and Special Collections Presents:  An Afternoon with Charles van Sandwyk Wednesday, October 30th, 2013 12:00 p.m-1:30 p.m. Dodson … Continue reading

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