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Drum Roll, Please! We Have a Hackmatack Award Winner in Our Midst

50 Poisonous Questions by CWILL BC’s Tanya Lloyd Kyi is now a 2013 Hackmatack award-winning book.   The Hackmatack Award is an Atlantic Canadian children’s choice book award – so that’s a pretty fantastic honour. Congratulations Tanya! (The Hackmatack is a tree, also commonly known … Continue reading

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Taking the Publishing Plunge with Tanya Lloyd Kyi

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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CWILL BC member kc dyer edited the most recent edition of Wordworks, the magazine of the Federation of BC Writers. The entire issue is dedicated to children’s literature, and you’ll find pieces inside by Lee Edward Fodi, Eileen Cook, Tanya … Continue reading

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What Writers Read: Tanya Lloyd Kyi

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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Celebrating in the forest

Congratulations to the following CWILL BC members, whose books have been shortlisted for the Ontario Library Association’s Forest of Reading awards. Blue Spruce (Grades K–2) Stanley’s Little Sister, Linda Bailey and Bill Slavin, illus. (Kids Can) Silver Birch Fiction (Grades … Continue reading

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