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Forty Fathers This week on #1130bookshelf, John Ackermann speaks with Victoria based counselor Tessa Lloyd about her book Forty Fathers: Men Talk About Parenting, from Douglas & McIntyre books. Nov 24, 2019, 01:56 PM
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Primary Obsessions A local stand-up comic turned author returns with a murder-mystery. This week on #1130bookshelf, John Ackermann speaks with Charles Demers about his new book, Primary Obsessions. Sep 20, 2020, 11:48 AM
George Abbott This week on #1130bookshelf, John Ackermann speaks with former cabinet minister George Abbott about his new book, Big Promises, Small Government: Doing Less with Less in the BC Liberals New Era, available now from UBC Press. Sep 13, 2020, 03:31 PM
A Good War This week on #1130bookshelf, John Ackermann speaks with founding BC director of the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives Seth Klein about his new book A Good War: Mobilizing Canada for the Climate Emergency. Sep 06, 2020, 11:04 AM
BC in Flames This week on #1130bookshelf, John Ackermann speaks with North Vancouver-based writer and journalist Claudia Cornwall about her latest book, British Columbia in Flames: Stories from a Blazing Summer. Aug 16, 2020, 01:10 PM
On Their Own Terms It's not just great men who make history, but great women too.  This week on 1130 Bookshelf, John Ackermann speaks with Haley Healey, author of On Their Own Terms:  True Stories of Trailblazing Women of Vancouver Island. Aug 02, 2020, 12:10 PM
You & The IoT This week on 1130 bookshelf, John Ackermann speaks with author, coach, and entrepreneur Vicki McLeod about You and the Internet of Things: A Practical Guide to Understanding and Integrating the IoT into Your Daily Life, available now from Self Counsel Press. Jul 19, 2020, 09:56 AM
Legacy of Trees This week on #1130bookshelf, John Ackermann speaks with Nina Shoroplova, author of Legacy of Trees: Purposeful Wandering Through Vancouver's Stanley Park. Jul 05, 2020, 01:49 PM
Up All Night This week on #1130Bookshelf, John Ackermann speaks with Lisa Napoli, author of Up All Night: Ted Turner, CNN, and the Birth of 24-Hour News. Jun 14, 2020, 10:06 AM
Epidemics and The Modern World Today on #1130bookshelf, John Ackermann speaks with author Mitchell L. Hammond about his new book, Epidemics and The Modern World, to find out if history can be a guide for how #COVID19 may unfold. May 24, 2020, 11:42 AM
Anthem Today on #1130bookshelf, John Ackermann speaks with rock critic Martin Popoff, author of the new book, Anthem:  Rush in the ‘70s. May 10, 2020, 11:22 AM
Rooted, Resilient & Ready This week on #1130bookshelf, John Ackermann speaks with Lindsay Sealey about how your child can navigate our new pandemic reality, from learning at home to planning a virtual grad. Apr 26, 2020, 09:15 AM
Resilience is Futile This week on #1130bookshelf, our John Ackermann speaks with advocate and author Julie S. Lalonde about how women in abusive relationships can find help during COVID-19. Apr 19, 2020, 08:41 AM
See You On The Internet This week on #1130bookshelf, John Ackermann speaks with Avery Swartz, author of See You On The Internet:  Building Your Small Business With Digital Marketing, about the rush of businesses heading online amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Apr 12, 2020, 09:56 AM
Song Book: 21 Songs from 10 Years (1964-74) This week on #1130bookshelf, John Ackermann speaks with Fiona McQuarrie, author of Song Book: 21 Songs from 10 Years (1964-74), available from New Haven Publishing. Mar 09, 2020, 10:16 AM
Fearless This week on #1130bookshelf, John Ackermann marks International Women’s Day speaking with author and podcast host Janice McDonald about her book Fearless: Girls with Dreams, Women with Vision. Mar 08, 2020, 10:45 AM