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Bursting with anticipation: BC books we’re looking forward to in Spring 2018

If you’re anything like us, you’ll have a hard time waiting until these books hit the shelves at your local independent bookstore.

9 Diverse Books for Young Readers | Holiday Gift Guide

   Speaking Our Truth: A Journey of Reconciliation by Monique Gray Smith (Orca Book Publishers) teaches young readers about the lives of Survivors of the Residential School system and the lack of understanding of the historical...

8 Books for the Politically Engaged | Holiday Gift Guide

Fake news. Clickbait. Negative newscasters. It’s difficult to balance the desire to stay informed with the stress of a constant news cycle. Our solution? Get off the net and settle down with one of...

12 Books for the Environmentally Concerned | Holiday Gift Guide

These are books and stories with strong narratives and environmental undertones (or overtones), which reflect how passionately we feel about nature here in BC.

Best BC Books for Dog Lovers | Holiday Gift Guide

These 6 books are perfect for any animal lover, with heartwarming stories and lots of floofy doggos and puppers to fall for.

9 Books for the Fanatic Foodie | Holiday Gift Guide

These books are perfect for the friend that always hosts dinner parties, the grandparent who insists on packing leftovers for you, and the family member whose mouth waters just looking at cookbooks.

Recommended Reads: A Wave of Women in Nonfiction

Challenge and adventure, rebellion and struggles, discovery and passion; read these books by female authors, recommended during Women’s History Month.

Recommended Reads: Canadian Library Month

In celebration of Canadian Library Month, Vanessa Colantonio at the Coquitlam Public Library shares some recommended BC books to check out

30th Vancouver Writers Festival full of wit, wonder, and writers (of course): What not to miss

It would be impossible to gush about all the events we’re looking forward to at VWF 2017, so we’ve highlighted some of the local authors participating.

Word Vancouver a whirlwind of reading and writing: Your must-see list at the 2017 festival

Word Vancouver runs from September 19-24, 2017 and there are lots of great authors reading. Here is a roundup of some we highly recommend checking out.