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Book Week: Seize the Time: Vancouver Photographed


Wednesday, January 8th, 2014 — 10:49am PDT
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I love the pictorial history of Vancouver and Seize the Time: Van­cou­ver Pho­tographed, 1967–1974 is one of the most unique reads of its kind. While even my collages of photos from the City of Vancouver Archives often reach back a century, Vladimir Keremidschieff’s images highlight a very unique time in Vancouver’s not-so-distant past. New Star […]

Book Week: White Spot Cookbook


Tuesday, January 7th, 2014 — 10:14am PDT
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It’s Book Week this week on Miss604.com as I start a giveaway for a cool BC book each day. Today’s featured book is the White Spot Cookbook, which is available now at White Spot restaurant location. This 160 page cookbook features 50-60 recipes along with the history of the restaurant for its 85th anniversary. The […]

Book Week: Grant Lawrence


Monday, January 6th, 2014 — 11:24am PDT
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Canadian broadcaster and author Grant Lawrence has returned from his recent book tour that included: “5,812 kilometres. 30 events. 25 musicians. 12 libraries. 10 flights. 8 bars. 5 arts centres. 4 theatres. 3 bookstores. 2 rental cars. 1 lost CBC Sweater.” His new book, The Lonely End of the Rink: Confessions of a Reluctant Goalie […]

New Vegan Cookbook: Eat Awesome


Wednesday, April 4th, 2012 — 10:21am PDT
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Several times a day you can look at a blog, Twitter stream, Facebook post or Pinterest and find photos of food — but it’s not often that these posts turn into a full 70+ page e-book. For Paul Jarvis however, it was a natural progression. The Tofino-based web designer, musician, and vegan has just launched […]

Surrey City Centre Library Now Open


Tuesday, September 6th, 2011 — 10:15am PDT
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Built in the heart of Surrey’s emerging downtown core, the new City Centre Library is set to open its doors to the public this Tuesday. The first major public investment in the area since the redevelopment of Holland Park in 2006, the new library is both an architectural wonder and a civic anchor for the […]

Book Signing at London Drugs


Tuesday, March 30th, 2010 — 12:36pm PDT
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On April 10th I will be at the London Drugs at Georgia and Granville to talk about my book, give away some prizes, and do some signings. London Drugs was the first place in Canada where I saw my book on the shelf so it’s pretty exciting to partner with them for this event. My […]