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


Joseph Dandurand

May 21st, 2024

The fourth book of award-winning author, Joseph Dandurand’s “Then and Now” series, The Bears and the Magic Masks (Nightwood $15.95) for ages 6-8, portrays the relationship between the Kwantlen people and bears. When a master carver is rescued by bears after falling into a river, he expresses his gratitude by gifting them animal masks. But little did the bears know that these masks hold magical powers. What will the bears do with their newfound powers? Dandurand is the director of the Kwantlen Cultural Centre and the author of several children’s stories and books. 9780889714748

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