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Announcing the annual Illustrator’s Breakfast of 2019

The Vancouver Children’s Literature Roundtable (VCLR) has just announced its annual  Children’s Illustrator Breakfast—mark your calendar for November 16th! A tribute to an acclaimed children’s book editor This year’s breakfast is a tribute to Sheila Barry. The program will include tributes … Continue reading

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Book Launch Party for Sarah Ellis and Caroline Adderson


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The 28th Annual Nanaimo BookFest this May 3rd, 2014

CWILL BC members will be joining other Canadian children’s authors and illustrators for BookFest as well as visiting local schools throughout the week prior to this wonderful Saturday event. Here’s who is coming: Learn more at: http://www.bookfest.ca/

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On Writing and Wrangling

Sarah Ellis received the Lieutenant Governor’s Award for Literary Excellence at the BC Book Prizes on May 4th. Her acceptance speech was funny, gracious, and inspiring, and we’ve asked Sarah’s permission to reprint it here:  When I received the phone … Continue reading

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Drum Roll, Please…

Congratulations to Sarah Ellis and Lorna Crozier, recognized by The West Coast Book Prize Society as co-recipients of the 10th annual Lieutenant Governor’s Award for Literary Excellence. British Columbia’s Lieutenant Governor, The Honourable Judith Guichon, will present the award at … Continue reading

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Chocolate Lily Nominees…

Congratulations to the following authors and illustrators for their 2012–2013 Chocolate Lily nominations! Chapter Book Nominees (Grade 3 – Grade 5) Ghosts of the Titanic by Julie Lawson Encore Edie by Annabel Lyon That Fatal Night by Sarah Ellis The … Continue reading

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