OBITUARY: Robert Reid (1927 – 2022)

“He missed printing B.C.’s first book by a month in 1949, but Bob Reid (left) became one of Canada’s most famous typographers and book designers. It all started on Christmas, 1936.” FULL STORY



A dancing airplane

August 11th, 2014

Danielle Marcotte

For 30 years, order Danielle Marcotte worked as a radio host for Radio-Canada, interviewing artists, political figures and ordinary citizens from all walks of life. Now retired, she has put down roots in Tsawwassen, B.C. where she continues to write for both French and English newspapers and magazines. Inspired by her son’s piloting adventures and her daughter’s artistic output, Marcotte writes adventure stories about dogs and planes for a 6 to 10 year-old audience. She has three books out this year: Scamper and the Airplane Thief — Book 1 (Midtown Press/Sandhill $6.95); This Airplane Can Dance — Book 2 (Midtown Press/ Sandhill $6.95); and Why Does My Dog Smile? (Midtown Press/ Sandhill $5.95). 978-0-9881101-3-7   978-0-9881101-4-4   978-0-9881101-5-1

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