Tag Archives: Pam Withers

Taking the Publishing Plunge with Pam Withers

How did CWILL BC members get their first big breaks in the publishing world? In this series of interviews with local writers and illustrators, we ask what advice they would offer and what mistakes they would never repeat — an … Continue reading

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In the News

Congratulations to CWILL BC member Pam Withers. Her book First Descent has been chosen as a finalist for the ForeWord Reviews‘ Book of the Year Awards. Julie Lawson spoke on CBC Radio’s North by Northwest last weekend, about her book … Continue reading

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What Writers Read: Pam Withers

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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Dialogue Wisdom

At Open Book Toronto, writer Shaun Smith asked a number of authors for tips about capturing voice in dialogue. CWILL BC member Pam Withers contributed ideas on how to keep dialogue flowing quickly and smoothly.

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The Event That Blew Us Away

To find out how far writers and illustrators will go to present their books, check out Pam Withers’ post about Word On the Street in Vancouver this weekend. But hold onto your hats!

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We’re keen!

Looking for ways to motivate reluctant readers? Check out the newly launched website Keen Readers, developed in part by CWILL BC member Pam Withers. The site includes interviews with middle-grade and young-adult authors (a new one each month), as well … Continue reading

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