Sierra Club member wins Ryga Award

Diane Pinch penned an appreciation of West Coast environmental organization, the Sierra Club in its fiftieth year, which predates Greenpeace. FULL STORY


Frontier justice

The Trials of Albert Stroebel: Love, Murder and Justice at the End of the Frontier (Caitlin Press $24.95) by Chad… FULL STORY

Lifestyle influencing

Monica Hibbs of Vancouver is described as a “popular blogger” and a “lifestyle influencer.” Her collection of recipes and do-it-yourself… FULL STORY

N is for Narsimhan

Eight-year-old Kiara’s grandmother left her a genie in a garam masala bottle. She enlists the genie to help her with… FULL STORY

E is for Eng

The winner of the 2018 Dorothy Livesay Poetry Prize, Mercedes Eng’s third collection of poems, my yt mama (Talonbooks $16.95)… FULL STORY

B.C.’s sharks

Sharks have a bad rap. Provincial experts know that sharks don’t deserve their bad reputation, much of it driven by… FULL STORY

Frontier physician

Geoff Mynett’s debut book, Service on the Skeena: Horace Wrinch, Frontier Physician (Ronsdale $21.95) is about the man who built… FULL STORY

K is for Sharon Kirsch

As a child, Sharon Kirsch liked cataloguing tiny plastic animals like pink alligators, blue beavers and purple bison and she… FULL STORY

The Kispiox years

Doug MacLeod published the memoir, On The Edge of Wilderness: Tales From Hazelton and the Kispiox Valley (self-published $15.70) about… FULL STORY

The sky is falling

Darci Bysouth has published a debut collection of short stories, Lost Boys (Thistledown $20). Each of the 18 tales depict… FULL STORY

A duck in a sock

Elspeth Rae co-authored Meg and Greg: a Duck in a Sock (Orca $14.95) with Rowena Rae, the first book in… FULL STORY

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