Category Archives: member blogs

Make a simple book trailer

Written by Pam Withers Author of 19 young-adult adventure novels, We all know that book trailers are the latest thing. They boost book sales, impress publishers (as long as they look professional) and connect with audiences (especially young audiences). … Continue reading

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Kid’s eye view of 1948 Fraser River flood (book give-away)

On this day in 1948*, the town of Agassiz’s Victoria Day dance was interrupted by news that the Fraser River was about to flood. Men, young and old, quietly left the dance to build up the sandbag dyke along the … Continue reading

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New in the CWILLosphere

Here are just a few of the things on the minds of CWILL BC members this week: Lois Peterson explains why she writes an hour a day… every day. On Lorna Suzuki’s blog, Darlene Foster reveals how her writing life … Continue reading

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Out and About

CWILL BC authors and illustrators are on the move! Deborah Hodge speaks to students at Shaughnessy Elementary School this week. kc dyer has created her own personal west coast writer’s retreat. Alison Acheson is packing her bags, getting ready for … Continue reading

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In the CWILLosphere

Take this mini blog tour, and get a sneak peek at what some of CWILL BC’s illustrators are up to! At My Secret Elephant, Kirsti Anne Wakelin is posting tantalizing glimpses of her work-in-progress. At Nugent Art, writer and illustrator … Continue reading

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In the CWILLosphere

Check out these CWILL BC member posts for writing advice, bedtime stories, and news on new books! kc dyer is telling tales — in podcast form on her blog. They’re for wise kids, wayward grownups, and everyone who knows you’re … Continue reading

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