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FictionKNITstas Reading Series Dede Crane, Gillian Campbell, Nicole Dixon and Stella Harvey Monday, May 27, 7 pm Beehive Wool Shop, 1700 Douglas St, Victoria Reviewed by Liz Gusul “Colourful place, isn’t it?” Surrounded by hanging skeins of cotton and baskets of wool, a chatty group gathers and mingles at Beehive Wool Shop in downtown Victoria. […]

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FictionKNITstas Reading Series Dede Crane, Gillian Campbell, Nicole Dixon and Stella Harvey Monday, May 27, 7 pm Beehive Wool Shop, 1700 Douglas St, Victoria The FictionKNITstas tour is coming to Victoria for a night of fiction, knitwork, and fun! Expect gripping yarns and purls of wisdom that just may leave you in stitches. FictionKNITstas is […]

Russell Books Vintage Grand Opening with readings from Esi Edugyan, Steven Price and Marita Dachsel May 14, 2013 Reviewed by Jenny Boychuk In a time when many independent bookstores are closing their doors, Victoria’s Russell Books has expanded yet again with the addition of Russell’s Vintage. Russell’s Vintage (located beneath Russell Books in what was […]

At the Mike Reading Thursday, May 23, 7 pm Chronicles of Crime 1048 Fort Street, Victoria, BC Everyone Welcome Authors Cathy Ace, Chris Bullock, Kay Stewart, and Phyllis Smallman share the thrills, chills, and occasional spills of mystery writing. Welsh Canadian mystery author CATHY ACE is the creator of the Cait Morgan Mysteries, which includes […]

Save this date: Thursday, May 9, 2013, from 7 to 9 pm Canadian author, editor and teacher, Betsy Warland, will be reading from her latest book, Breathing the Page: Reading the Act of Writing in the central reading room, in the downtown branch of the Greater Victoria Public Library, as well as sharing tips on […]

At the Mike Reading Tuesday, April 23, 7 pm Chronicles of Crime 1048 Fort Street, Victoria, BC Everyone Welcome South of Elfrida by Holley Rubinsky In her new story collection, award-winning author Holley Rubinksy delves into the lives of those coming face to face with personal truths that require resilience, humour and the ability to […]

Litany Reading Series Gallery Gachet,  Vancouver Sunday, April 7 Reviewed by Dorothy June Fraser The first Litany Reading of the year (back in January) was so well-attended it almost burst the small comfy surroundings of the Rhizome Cafe on E. Broadway in Vancouver. So well-attended that I couldn’t get in.  On April 7, Gallery Gachet […]