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Beyond The Blindfold Today on #1130bookshelf, author Vince Taylor talks about Beyond The Blindfold: Harnessing The Secret Power of Context, a book of essays 10 years in the making. Jan 17, 2021, 09:42 AM
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Hidden Daughter, Secret Sister: A Story of Adoption This week on #1130bookshelf, John Ackermann speaks with Kim Mooney, author of Hidden Daughter, Secret SisterA Story of Adoption. Feb 28, 2021, 09:44 AM
Every Conversation Counts This week on #1130bookshelf, former TV host Riaz Meghji talks about his new book, Every Conversation Counts: The 5 Habits of Human Connection That Build Extraordinary Relationships. Feb 07, 2021, 09:41 AM
Go Do Some Great Thing This week on #1130bookshelf, journalist and author Crawford Kilian talks about the new edition of Go Do Some Great Thing: The Black Pioneers of British Columbia. Jan 31, 2021, 12:11 PM
Here and Gone This week on #1130bookshelf, John Ackermann speaks with Vancouver Historical Society president Michael Kluckner about Here and Gone: Artwork of Vancouver and Beyond, his first collection of paintings and essays in nine years. Jan 03, 2021, 11:08 AM
The Company This week on #1130bookshelf, John Ackermann speaks with historian Stephen R. Bown, author of The Company: The Rise and Fall of the Hudson's Bay Empire, the first history of its kind in more than 30 years. Dec 13, 2020, 01:55 PM
All Together Now This week on #1130bookshelf, Great Big Sea frontman Alan Doyle talks about his new memoir, All Together Now:  A Newfoundlander's Light Tales for Heavy Times. Dec 06, 2020, 10:09 AM
My summer with the future Lizard King Nov 22, 2020, 03:32 PM
Field Notes From A Pandemic Part travelogue, part COVID-19 roadmap: this week on #1130bookshelf, author and journalist Ethan Lou talks about his timely memoir, Field Notes From A Pandemic:  A Journey Through a World Suspended Nov 01, 2020, 11:30 AM
Limelight Today on #1130bookshelf. A band at work: author Martin Popoff returns to talk about Limelight: Rush in the `80s, the second of three books about the legendary Canadian rock band. Oct 18, 2020, 11:37 AM
Vancouver Exposed This week on #1130bookshelf, John Ackermann speaks with Murder by Milkshake author Eve Lazarus about her latest collection of true stories, Vancouver Exposed: Searching for the City’s Hidden History. Oct 11, 2020, 02:58 PM
Whipped This week on #1130bookshelf, John Ackermann speaks with Memorial University political scientist Alex Marland about his book Whipped: Party Discipline in Canada. Oct 04, 2020, 02:45 PM
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