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


Karen Hofmann

January 02nd, 2024

The final novel in the Lund sibling series by Karen Hofmann, Where We Live (NeWest $22.95) follows four middle-aged siblings in urban Vancouver, reconnecting after being separated in childhood. Navigating life, work, relationships and parenting in the late 2010s, their bond is influenced by divergent adult experiences and shared early childhood in a rural West Coast community. As their lives intersect, drift apart and reunite yet again, each sibling grapples with environmental pressures and family history, striving to realize aspirations in their quest for a genuine sense of home. Hofmann taught English and creative writing at Thompson Rivers University. She now lives in Victoria. 9781774390887

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