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Press Release
posted on Wednesday, October 15th, 2008

Victoria Celebrates Local Writers, Chris Tougas & Arleen Paré

Chris Tougas won the inaugural Bolen Books Children’s Book Prize at a gala event this evening at the Union Club of Victoria. Mel Bolen presented Chris with a cheque for $5,000 for Mechanimals (Orca Book Publishers) which he wrote and illustrated....
Press Release
posted on Thursday, October 18th, 2007

Gargoyles Wins 4th Annual Butler Book Prize

VICTORIA, BC – At a literary awards gala last night, Bill Gaston, author of Gargoyles, was named the 2007 winner of the 4th Annual City of Victoria Butler Book Prize. Acting Mayor Chris Coleman and event sponsor, Brian H. Butler, presented Gaston...