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

 

 

Prehistoric friends

September 04th, 2020

Filmmaker and author Rebecca Wood Barrett wrote the kidlit book for ages 8 – 10, My Best Friend is Extinct (Orca $10.95), due out in March 2021, about a young boy who befriends a strange prehistoric-like creature during a major snowstorm. Illustrations are by Cornelia Li. Barrett has published short fiction in literary journals such as Room and Antigonish Review and has an MFA in creative writing from UBC. She lives in Whistler. 9781459824423

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