Posts Tagged "books"

Bookstores Pre-order

The 150th anniversary of Emily Carr’s birth is an ideal opportunity to highlight the wit and wisdom of this beloved artist and author who continues to inspire generation after generation as a relevant role model for our times.

Bookstores pre-order from Heritage Group Distribution.

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The Big Reveal

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Armchair Travel Alert

For the travellers on your shopping list sidelined by COVID, this is the year to give the gift of armchair travel. Send them off to beautiful British Columbia with a bonus sidetrip through the life of Emily Carr. Select Vancouver Island, Northern BC & Haida Gwaii, South Coast to the Interior, or go for the whole Emily Carr’s BC Trilogy.

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Emily Carr House: September 17

2016-09-17 EventIf you’re going to be in Victoria on September 17, I’d love to see you at Emily Carr House. Great opportunity to chat about Emily and her travels, with readings from Book Two of the trilogy, Emily Carr’s BC: Northern BC & Haida Gwaii. This terrific event is hosted by Jan Ross, curator of Emily Carr House, with free admission sponsored by the Victoria Foundation as part of their Victoria Foundation Day. I’m delighted to be talking about Emily’s travels against the backdrop of Jen Burgess’ art in her exhibition “on a Tangent Tear.”
Hope to see you there.

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Mosaic Books: July 30, 2016

IMG_6924One of the best things about book signing events is meeting up with old friends you haven’t seen for awhile, especially when they’ve gone to a lot of trouble to attend. Another great thing is being hosted by great independent bookstores like Mosaic Books in Kelowna. Of course, the biggest highlight is getting to talk to a whole lot of people about Emily Carr’s BC.

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