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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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I entered a paradise today as I started my writer-in-residence at ELC school in Bangkok, Thailand. Many of the buildings on the school grounds are traditional Thai houses, including the library. These houses are built on stilts. Traditionally, livestock would … Continue reading

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Read a Story, Share a Book!

On May 8, 2012, Brian Deines, TD Canadian Children’s Book Week Touring Author, and Nancy Hundal, BC author and educator, will talk about the art of the picture book and the special relationships that exist between reader, story, and pictures. … Continue reading

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Authors agree, the best stories often spring from messy beginnings

To celebrate the release of my new chapter book, Mystery of the Missing Luck, I’ve been going on a virtual book tour, doing guest posts on several blogs (including the blogs of CWILL members kc dyer and Tanya Lloyd Kyi). … Continue reading

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The Best Mess — Nurturing Young Authors

Saturday, May 7, 2011 1:00-3:00 p.m. Burnaby Public Library, Bob Prittie Metrotown Branch 6100 Willingdon Avenue, Burnaby, BC Come on along! This is a free event for children aged 9 and up – and parents, writers and teachers! Now’s your … Continue reading

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Around Town

The White Rock Library is hosting an upcoming event featuring CWILL BC members Lois Peterson, Rebecca Kool, Gina McMurchy-Barber, Diane Tullson, and Paola Opal. What better way to spend a Sunday afternoon?

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