The Red River Expedition of 1870

“Much is written of Canada’s take-over of the Red River Settlement in 1870 but little about the 1st expeditionary force to slog through wilderness to get there. Paul McNicholl’s (l.) reveals the details.FULL STORY




Sailors’ superstitions

R. Bruce Macdonald (at right and below) launches his book Never Say P*G: The Book of Sailors’ Superstitions (Harbour Publishing… FULL STORY

Dickensian fantasy

New historical fantasy, Ordinary Monsters (McClelland & Stewart $39.95 hc) by J. M. Miro, to be released this June, treads… FULL STORY

Morton gets Ryga Award

Alexandra Morton’s story of her lifelong struggle, Not On My Watch: How a Renegade Whale Biologist Took on Governments and… FULL STORY

Spring poetry reading

The Federation of BC Writers has scheduled its monthly poetry reading session, In/Verse this April with Susan Alexander (at right)… FULL STORY

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