Alan Twigg’s tribute to Rudolf Vrba

Rudolf Vrba, who escaped Auschwitz and co-authored a report saving 200,000 lives, remains unrecognized in Vancouver despite his significant historical impact. Alan Twigg (l.) seeks to change this.” FULL STORY

 

Ed Willes

May 21st, 2024

In Never Boring: The Up and Down History of the Vancouver Canucks (Harbour $28.95), Ed Willes, a veteran hockey writer, offers an irreverent exploration of the tumultuous journey of the Vancouver Canucks. Over five decades, Canucks fans have endured a rollercoaster ride of hope and disappointment, as their team has repeatedly fallen short of delivering a coveted Stanley Cup. From ownership missteps to unpredictable strokes of bad luck, the franchise’s history reads like a saga of near-misses and dashed dreams. Willes provides insight into the team’s struggles and the unwavering loyalty of its fans. 9781990776892

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