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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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Starting Points: Dan Bar-el discussing A Fish Named Glub

An ongoing series wherein CWILL BC writers and illustrators connect a picture or an item to one of their books. I confess that the photo above isn’t an actual one but rather a cheaply made composite, a re-enactment, as it … Continue reading

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Starting Points: Heather Kellerhals-Stewart discussing SAR powderhounds

An ongoing series wherein CWILL BC writers and illustrators connect a picture or an item to one of their books. This photo perfectly captures the ultimate dream of many skiers – the untracked slope draped in fresh powder snow. But … Continue reading

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Starting Points: Darlene Foster discussing Amanda in England: The Missing Novel

An ongoing series wherein CWILL BC writers and illustrators connect a picture or an item to one of their books. I’m not morbid but I’ve always loved graveyards. When other children played games and sports during summer holidays, my aunt … Continue reading

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Starting Points: Karen Autio discussing Sabotage

An ongoing series wherein CWILL BC writers and illustrators connect a picture or an item to one of their books. I grew up in Nipigon, near Thunder Bay in northwestern Ontario, and often saw passenger and freight trains cross this … Continue reading

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Starting Points: Ellen Schwartz discussing Avalanche Dance

An ongoing series wherein CWILL BC writers and illustrators connect a picture or an item to one of their books. These toe slippers were my prized possession in grade 9. I had been taking ballet lessons in New York City, … Continue reading

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