Books

Brianna’s books: Dazzle Patterns by Alison Watt

How do you recover from a traumatic event? Can you ever go back to whom you once were? The main characters of Dazzle Patterns by Alison Watt all have to face this question in…

A look behind adventure cats Bolt and Keel

  Imagine if your pet cats were more famous and successful than you — that’s the reality for Kayleen VanderRee and Danielle Gumbley thanks to their two Instagram famous rescue cats, Bolt…

Behind the lens of @hotdudesreadinginvictoria, Victoria’s problematic fave

Local men may want to rethink reading in public, at the risk of confirming Orwellian suspicions that someone has been watching them. @hotdudesreadinginvictoria (HDRV), an anonymous Instagram account, has taken…

Viva la revolution!

Craft Beer Revolution’s second edition bigger, better, and pleasantly quaffable

Sketchbook: Camas Books

It's a bookstore but it's not a bookstore.

Chief Bev Sellars shares her story of residential school

On Sept. 16, Chief Bev Sellars of Soda Creek First Nation will perform a reading from her book They Called Me Number One: Secrets and Survival at an Indian Residential…

‘Intellectual icebreaker’ joins the literary with the un-literary

WordsThaw symposium opens discussion on fiction, food and poverty

Celona’s Y orphans us in our own hometown

Author’s debut novel offers a glimpse of Victoria that local readers will love

Local author grows away the seasons

Autobiography does double duty as guide for gardeners, cooks