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Launch Pad

Mark your calendars for April 25th! That’s when Jacqueline Pearce, Lois Peterson, Nicholas Read, and John Lekich will be launching their new titles at Kidsbooks in Vancouver.

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What Writers Read: Lois Peterson

What do children’s writers and illustrators read in their spare time? In this series of interviews with B.C. book folks, we discuss everything from guilty reading pleasures to the best literary villains. If you’d like to share some favourites of … Continue reading

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It’s Back-to-School Season

Several CWILL BC writers are teaching workshops this fall. At Capilano University, Eileen Cook is leading a multi-week workshop called Character Creation: Develop realistic characters that pop off the page. Learn to use psychology theories and frameworks as tools to … Continue reading

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The Chocolate Lily Shortlist Announced

Here are the nominated titles for the Chocolate Lily Book Awards 2012! Novels: Hannah and the Spindle Whorl by Carol Anne Shaw (Ronsdale Press) Silver Rain by Lois Peterson (Orca Book Publishers) Follow the Elephant by Beryl Young (Ronsdale Press) … Continue reading

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Don’t forget…

Tomorrow night — Wednesday, May 18th at 7:00 at Kidsbooks — you’ll find six Orca authors launching their new books. Joan Betty Stuchner, Jacqueline Pearce, Yolanda Ridge, Cristy Watson, Lois Peterson, and Maggie de Vries will all be attending. And, … Continue reading

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Launch pad

Celebrate Orca’s new spring releases at Vancouver Kidsbooks next Wednesday, May 18th, at 7 p.m. You’ll meet the following CWILL BC members: Joan Betty Stuchner, Jacqueline Pearce, Yolanda Ridge, Maggie de Vries, and Lois Peterson.

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