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A 19 Wing Comox firefighter, Kwaku Amoateng, has published a children's book: The Magic Umbrella - Bratasaurus and Tyrannosaurus. Photo by Terry Farrell

Comox military dad publishes children’s book to help bond with autistic son from afar

Kwaku Amoateng misses his son. Amoateng has been stationed at Comox 19…

 

McLoughlin Gardens will be hosting Jennifer Manuel as their 2021 writer-in-residence from June 20 – July 25. Photo supplied

Merville’s McLoughlin Gardens writer in residence announced

Ethel Wilson Prize winner Jennifer Manuel in residence from June 20 – July 25

 

Comox Valley author Lisa Johnston has published her first fiction novel - “Wakeless.” Photos supplied.

Comox Valley author publishes first fiction novel

Wakeless chronicles the challenges faced by a woman in a post-apocalyptic world

 

Step into Wilderness is the companion volume to the museum’s popular 2015 release Watershed Moments. Photo supplied

Courtenay author among finalists in historical writing competition

Courtenay author Deborah Griffiths is a finalist for the 38th annual British…

  • Apr 14, 2021
Step into Wilderness is the companion volume to the museum’s popular 2015 release Watershed Moments. Photo supplied
Vicki McLeod will be presenting her pictures of “wild swimming” at an online women’s Zoom event, YakFest, on April 5. (SUBMITTED PHOTO)

‘Wild swimming’ offers a cure for the COVID-19 blues

Nanaimo blogger Vicki McLeod among a growing number touting the benefits of a cold water plunge

Vicki McLeod will be presenting her pictures of “wild swimming” at an online women’s Zoom event, YakFest, on April 5. (SUBMITTED PHOTO)
Jay Lang and her 94-year-old grandmother, Betty Annand, are both enjoying success as fiction novelists. Photo supplied

Comox Valley authors share special family bond

Looking up to, and gaining inspiration from, a grandparent is nothing unique.…

Jay Lang and her 94-year-old grandmother, Betty Annand, are both enjoying success as fiction novelists. Photo supplied
Chuck Burdick In Pacific Rim Rainforest. Photo supplied

Comox photographer publishes book

Chuck Burdick, a resident of Comox, recently published an 82-page colour photography…

  • Dec 9, 2020
Chuck Burdick In Pacific Rim Rainforest. Photo supplied
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
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