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Monica Miller

Sunshine Coast Festival of the Written Arts celebrates 35 years

The 2017 festival kicks off on Thursday, August 17. Here are some not-to-miss events!
VS Books - Arsenal Pulp Press and Vivek Shraya imprint

VS Books: Arsenal Pulp Press & Vivek Shraya create space and supports for underrepresented & emerging writers

The recently announced collaboration with Vivek Shraya and Arsenal Pulp Press is an imprint that includes mentorship and a publishing contract.

David Starr’s historical YA novel captures the complexity and conflict of New Caledonia

David Starr’s historical YA novel, The Nor’wester, follows Simon Fraser’s journey through the eyes of a Scottish lad.

Jim Wong-Chu: In Memorium

Asian community champion, editor, and literary leader Jim Wong-Chu passed away this week

“I am drawn to the weird, to the dreamlike, to the absurd”: Stuart Ross on Anvil’s new surrealist poetry imprint

A Feed Dog Book aims to fill gaps in the spectrum of Canadian poetry with new surrealist works.

BC Bestsellers | July 1, 2017

The weekly BC Bestseller List represents the top-selling BC published books released within the calendar year.

Events this Week | June 26-July 2, 2017

Looking for a good book to lounge with over the Canada Day long weekend? There is no better place to pick one up at, than at these events.

New Reads for National Aboriginal Day

A selection of recent works by Indigenous writers and forthcoming Indigenous books in celebration of National Aboriginal Day

Chocolate Lily Awards picked by BC’s young readers

BC’s young readers’ choice award, the Chocolate Lily Award, was awarded in three categories on June 9

Events this Week | May 29-June 4, 2017

With events in Victoria, Nanaimo, Prince George, and Vancouver, there’s lots going on around the province this week. Here’s a quick snapshot!