Coming soon: July 21, 2014, 6-9pm: Sizzling Summer Writing session by Barb at the Alexandra Writers Centre. Register here http://www.alexandrawriters.org/what-we-offer/courses/
Western Taxidermy is a collection of short stories that won the 2012 Canadian Authors Association's (Alberta Branch) Exporting Alberta Award. (Jurors' Comments here). It was also one of three finalists for the 2013 High Plains Book Award for short story collections.
Embedded on the Home Front:
Where Military and Civilian Lives Converge
Co-edited by Barb Howard and Joan Dixon, this anthology of essays by 14 Canadian writers explores life on Canada’s military home front. It was the winner of a 2013 CBC Bookie Award and was chosen as a 2013/14 BC Book for BC Schools.