Millen, Tania horses in river

Exstew River, Itcha-Ilgachuz & Kakwa

Tania Millen is exploring northern B.C.’s rivers and trails in kayaks and on horseback.   FULL STORY


Sea Among Us WEB version

Two gulls beak it out over a delicious herring. From "The Sea Among Us."

Strait goods

The Strait of Georgia, as defined in The Sea Among Us: The Amazing Strait of Georgia (Harbour $39.95), is part of the larger Salish Sea, which also includes the Strait of Juan de Fuca and Puget Sound.

Dick Beamish and Sandy McFarlane invited ten other experts to help them complete an unprecedented, 384-page book about the geology, biology and anthropology of the Strait of Georgia, illustrated by more than 250 colour photos, maps and charts. FULL STORY

Godwin, George and  his wife Dorothy

One Book Whonnock

One of the books they’ve selected is the 1994 edited version of The Eternal Forest by George Godwin. by Fred… FULL STORY


The roving bookseller

David Ellis’s father was pioneer B.C. bookseller Bill Ellis who served on the Native Arts and Crafts Committee, alongside Jim… FULL STORY

Jang, Lucia

Lucia’s choice

During yet another famine, Lucia Jang was expected to choose between aborting her late-term baby or give it up to… FULL STORY

Maud, Ralph horizontal original Anick Violette Studio

Ralph Maud (1928-2014)

Born on December 24, 1928, Ralph Maud was an iconoclastic professor and eccentric pamphleteer who died on December 8, 2014…. FULL STORY

Binning, BC house with Jessie

Modernism at home in B.C.

The West Coast Modern House (Figure.1 $45) chronicles how ground-breaking pioneers in Vancouver created one of Canada’s most important architectural… FULL STORY

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