Author Archives for Ali

Happy Holidays!

December 19, 2016 | BY

Season’s greetings! December is one of my favourite times of year. Here in Vancouver it tends to be cold, dark, and wet (this year it’s coldER, dark,...

Frog and Toad

June 20, 2016 | BY

Just a short post today, because I wanted to remind everyone of this fantastic piece that came out a few weeks ago: “FROG AND TOAD”: AN AMPHIBIOUS CELEBRATION...

June-ish

May 30, 2016 | BY

It’s almost June, and you know what that means: BOOKFAIRS! This Friday I’m off to Halifax for Bookfair one of three. Ahhh, Halifax, beautiful city on a...

Cake!

May 23, 2016 | BY

Oh hi all, and a happy Victoria Day to you! I’m celebrating by eating a delicious Victoria sponge, courtesy of Mary Berry and DK! Baking with Mary...

Calgary-bound

May 16, 2016 | BY

Hello hello! This week is my first trip to sell the fall list. I’m off to Calgary to visit a few accounts, and probably to eat something...

Necessity

May 9, 2016 | BY

You may or not remember me getting PRETTY excited a few months back about a new Jo Walton title…. Well I finally got the ARC last week...

April 4, 2016 | BY

It’s here, it’s here, it’s finally here! Week one of sales conference that is! This is me, learning about all the new fall titles: Until about half...

Four Eyes

March 28, 2016 | BY

I’ve always prided myself on having pretty great vision, but the last few months I’ve been struggling a bit. I keep changing the resolution on my computer...

Fall Again?

March 21, 2016 | BY

You guys, it’s only two weeks till sales conference! We’re about to hear about all the books publishing in Fall 2016. Can you believe it?! I’ve been...

Manning Park

March 14, 2016 | BY

This past weekend, my partner and I went off to Manning Park to get in some cross country skiing, and, of course, some all important apres-skiing. Really,...