Former Now columnist and freelancer Kelley Scarsbrook is celebrating the launch of her first book this Sunday in South Surrey.
Life Before the Taser by Douglas Barker and Amanda in England: The Missing Novel by Darlene Foster
Canada's national Aboriginal Day is held annually on June 21 to celebrate the unique heritage, diverse cultures, and outstanding achievements of the nation's aboriginal peoples.
A pair of tickets to see Chilliwack perform at Cascades
It's not the end but rather a metamorphosis for one of downtown Mission's iconic enterprises, Murdoch's Bookshoppe.
- Eve Ensler will speak at the North Shore Credit Union Centre for the Performing Arts, Tuesday, May 14 at 7: 30 p.m. For tickets, $20, which includes a copy of her new book, In the Body of the World, visit capilanou. ca/nscu/Eve-Ensler.
A White Rock-based author is among winners of the 29th annual BC Book Prizes, organized by West Coast Book Prize Society.
A new exhibit at Surrey Art Gallery offers insight into how Surrey girls with South Asian heritage see themselves.
The Raven Boys by Maggie Stiefvater (Scholastic, New York) $20
WHEN the members of a West Vancouver book club finished reading Nicholas Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn's Half the Sky: Turning Oppression Into Opportunity For Women Worldwide, they felt compelled to take action.
Here at the 'Now,' we've noticed how crazy our young readers are about Minecraft.
While the May 24 Mumford & Sons show at Surrey's Holland Park may have sold out in minutes, the Now is giving away a pair of tickets to one lucky reader.
A local bookstore is targeting younger readers with two new programs.
. Just Ask Wim! by Wim Vander Zalm, Harbour Publishing, 256 pages, $26.95
The Liberals are raising questions about the professional credentials of Jane Shin, the NDP candidate for Burnaby-Lougheed.
At Pacific Theatre until May 25 Tickets: 604-731-5518, pacifictheatre.org
When is the last time you visited your local public library?
WRITING an autobiography requires the author to dexterously balance compelling modesty and repelling conceit, high-minded truths and titillating details.
Tsawwassen author Melissa Haynes shares her experiences of volunteering at a Big Five game preserve in South Africa in her new book.