Oct 11th, 2013
Return that book and overcome your fear of librarians.
Sep 30th, 2013
Climate change is bad for our health in a horrifying I want to build a hermetically sealed shelter kind of a way.
Sep 21st, 2013
Small scenes, big stories.
Sep 10th, 2013
The Man Booker Shortlist for 2013 was just announced and Cortes Island-based novelist Ruth Ozeki has made the cut with her book "Tale for the Time Being. The shortlist, announced at...
Sep 10th, 2013
"The Orenda," by Joseph Boyden, from Penguin Canada Books, is an extraordinary novel. Beautiful language, tight pacing, and a story thick with history make this one of my favourite books of the year...
Aug 26th, 2013
Something in me still misses seeing my book in the window of a bookstore, owned by someone who knows my name.
May 9th, 2013
Author Lauren Drain spent seven as a member of the Westboro Baptist Church.
Apr 5th, 2013
Not only did "The Peerless" make it down the Thompson River from Savona to Spences Bridge, but she also, eventually, made it back upriver again.
Mar 19th, 2013
Kobo, Kindle, iPad, whatever. Ebook readers are getting more and more love. Even ebook borrowing is at an all-time high. Like Everest. While the gradual turn away from print may be a hard and grey-...
Mar 8th, 2013
Sayed Kashua, an award-winning Arab-Israeli writer who is speaking in Vancouver on Saturday (March 9), uses humour to convince his readers to to take their nationalistic identities less...