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Vine Awards for Canadian Jewish Literature Honours Irene Watts and Kathryn Shoemaker

Following a successful re-launch in 2016, the Vine Awards for Jewish Literature honoured four Canadian writers on October 3rd, 2017 at the Park Hyatt in Toronto. Each of the winning authors at the luncheon was presented with a unique glass Vine Awards … Continue reading

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WORLD READ ALOUD DAY – WEDNESDAY, MARCH 5th

This event is the first for Canada. So whether child or adult, put on the pjs and get the ultimate bedtime story read. Here’s the pdf file of the poster. Please pass it along. WRAD poster 11×17

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Starting Points: Irene Watts discussing Touched By Fire

An ongoing series wherein CWILL BC writers and illustrators connect a picture or an item to one of their books. This is one of three photos of the remnants of a tragic conflagration. It inspired months of research into one … Continue reading

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