Norma Dunning

D&M author wins GG

“Norma Dunning (l.) says she wrote her collection of short stories, Tainna due to the wrong-headed reactions Inuit people get daily from Southern Canadians.” FULL STORY

 

 

Publisher and editor Ron Hatch died on November 25, 2021. Photo by Alan Twigg.


Always with a Twinkle in His Eye

Ron Hatch was a gentleman and a scholar who never sought the limelight; always empowering others to do so.

As co-manager (with his wife Veronica) of the Ronsdale Press imprint, Ron Hatch was the recipient of the Jim Douglas Publisher of the Year Award in 2014, an appropriate honour for someone who doubled as one of the most respected and fastidious copy editors in the book trade. FULL STORY

Veins of the Earth

In his new book about major North American rivers, UBC professor Eric Taylor shows why rivers are key to human… FULL STORY

Island Life

A couple on Saturna Island had to be “takers and makers of opportunities” says reviewer Christa Grace-Warrick, with jobs like… FULL STORY

Tibet dries; Asia dies

B.C.’s Michael Buckley has edited a collection of quotes from the Dalai Lama that calls for environmental preservation, particularly in… FULL STORY

Man’s best friend

Rose’s characters are damaged and, in most of her stories, animals provide some relief to their miserable lives. But not… FULL STORY

Reap what you sow

Although admitting she doesn’t have a green thumb, Farrant was beguiled by her local gardening columnist who she says offers… FULL STORY

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