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Former Vernon care aide Christine Thelker has docmented her journey of living with dementia in the pages of her book For This I Am Grateful: Living With Dementia. (Roger Knox - Morning Star)

Vernon author documents dementia journey

Christine Thelker’s book, For This I Am Grateful: Living With Dementia, has online launch Thursday

Former Vernon care aide Christine Thelker has docmented her journey of living with dementia in the pages of her book For This I Am Grateful: Living With Dementia. (Roger Knox - Morning Star)
Stephenie Meyer says more ‘Twilight’ books are planned

Stephenie Meyer says more ‘Twilight’ books are planned

Author’s long-awaited “Midnight Sun” sold more than 1 million copies in its first week

Stephenie Meyer says more ‘Twilight’ books are planned
Okanagan Strong, an 80-page photo-book by photographer Mike Biden, showcases the bravery of many. (Submitted)

Penticton photographer publishes book showcasing resilience of Okanagan people

Okanagan Strong showcases the bravery of many during crisis; from COVID-19, to floods, and fires

Okanagan Strong, an 80-page photo-book by photographer Mike Biden, showcases the bravery of many. (Submitted)
Colleen MacDonald is an author from B.C. who has released ‘Let’s Go Biking Okanagan,’ (Contributed)

Let’s go biking: B.C. author publishes Shuswap-Okanagan exploration book

Readers will discover over 140 adventurous routes from Osoyoos to Shuswap Lake

Colleen MacDonald is an author from B.C. who has released ‘Let’s Go Biking Okanagan,’ (Contributed)
YOUNG ADULT NOVEL                                Just A Kid, the latest novel by Summerland writer Rie Charles, was inspired by Greta Thunberg, the Nova Scotia teenagers who started the Pink Shirt Day initiative and others. (John Arendt - Summerland Review)

Novel celebrates power of young activists

Summerland author was inspired by Greta Thunberg and anti-bullying advocates in Nova Scotia

YOUNG ADULT NOVEL                                Just A Kid, the latest novel by Summerland writer Rie Charles, was inspired by Greta Thunberg, the Nova Scotia teenagers who started the Pink Shirt Day initiative and others. (John Arendt - Summerland Review)
Award-winning author, Laisha Rosnau’s book of poetry titled Our Familiar Hunger is shortlisted for the 2020 Kobzar Book Award. The winner is to be selected on March 12 in a presentation in Toronto. (Photo submitted)

Vernon-area poet up for prestigious award

Laisha Rosnau’s collection of poems, Our Familiar Hunger, touches on Ukrainian-Canadian experience

Award-winning author, Laisha Rosnau’s book of poetry titled Our Familiar Hunger is shortlisted for the 2020 Kobzar Book Award. The winner is to be selected on March 12 in a presentation in Toronto. (Photo submitted)
Retired Vernon teacher’s first book renders spiritual life into poetry

Retired Vernon teacher’s first book renders spiritual life into poetry

Marg Wadsworth hopes book reaches people hurt by organized religion, hosts launch on Oct. 20

Retired Vernon teacher’s first book renders spiritual life into poetry
Murray Shaw will launch his new book, Gilgamesh as the Beginning and End of Western Civilization, at the Vernon Library on Oct. 23 from 7-8 p.m. (Submitted photo)

Vernon author distills history’s oldest story into lessons for today

Murray Shaw’s poetic rendering of the Epic of Gilgamesh launches at the Vernon library on Oct. 23

Murray Shaw will launch his new book, Gilgamesh as the Beginning and End of Western Civilization, at the Vernon Library on Oct. 23 from 7-8 p.m. (Submitted photo)
Fred Reid and his wife Monika’s house on Aug. 3, 2017. (Photo: Fred Reid)

B.C. authors capture the fear and drama of the 2017 wildfire season in new book

Chris Czajkowski and Fred Reid will hold an event for their book Oct. 9 at the Greater Vernon Musem

Fred Reid and his wife Monika’s house on Aug. 3, 2017. (Photo: Fred Reid)
Jennifer Schell moves from verbs to vines

Jennifer Schell moves from verbs to vines

Okanagan cookbook author now creates wine at Schell Wines

  • Apr 5, 2019
Jennifer Schell moves from verbs to vines
At Home with Writers Esi Edugyan and Steven Price

At Home with Writers Esi Edugyan and Steven Price

Award winning Canadian authors enjoy Vancouver Island lifestyle

  • Sep 6, 2018
At Home with Writers Esi Edugyan and Steven Price
Author Chevy Stevens is a powerhouse of her genre

Author Chevy Stevens is a powerhouse of her genre

Vancouver Island writer is a New York Times Bestseller

  • Aug 29, 2018
Author Chevy Stevens is a powerhouse of her genre
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