Tag Archives: Karen Autio

Review of Writing for Children and Young Adults (Updated 3rd Edition)

Writing for Children and Young Adults (3rd Edition) writing resource by Marion Crook inspires, educates, and motivates Continue reading

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Kah-Lan wins Word Award

CWILL member Karen Autio has won the national 2016 Word Award for best children’s novel for Kah-Lan the Adventurous Sea Otter illustrated by Sheena Lott and published by Sono Nis Press. Karen is the acclaimed author of a trilogy of … Continue reading

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Science Literacy Week Book Fair and First Book Canada at WORD Vancouver

At the Vancouver Aquarium’s inaugural Science Literacy Week Book Fair on Saturday, September 26, three CWILL authors, Karen Autio, Maggie De Vries, and Alex Van Tol gave presentations. Here are only a portion of the 50 science- and ocean-themed books … Continue reading

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A Celebration of BC’s Best

On January 21, 2015, some of BC’s finest authors and illustrators gathered at to meet, mingle, and celebrate local talent. This was a joint event between the Children’s Literature Roundtable and CWILL BC. It took place at the beautiful Creekside … Continue reading

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START THE PRESSES! – The latest news from CWILL BC writers and illustrators

  CWILL Member News for Fall 2014 Lee Edward Fodi:  Just finished presenting at the VWF and was selected to do the TD 2015 Tour Norma Charles:  Did an author talk at the Coquitlam Pioneer’s AGM and a reading at the … Continue reading

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START THE PRESSES! – The latest news from CWILL BC writers and illustrators

CWILL Member News for March 2014 Karen Autio’s first picture book GROWING UP IN WILD HORSE CANYON has been accepted for publication by Sono Nis Press. Karen’s Vancouver Island book tour is set for April 7-11, 2014. In her school … Continue reading

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