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Maa Press and Smum iem publish new Sinixt map

Sinixt təmxʷúlaʔxʷ (homeland) maps are now available in local stores, museums, and tourism offices and on the Maa Press website. The beautifully illustrated 24″ x 36″ colour map represents Sinixt təmxʷúlaʔxʷ, complete with place names labeled in Sn-selxin (the Interior Salish dialect spoken by Sinixt Peoples.) On the back you’ll find information about Sinixt history…

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Calling all artists and illustrators

Maa Press is planning to publish a series of Sinixt children’s picture books and we are looking for artists to contribute illustrations! The artists chosen will be paid royalties after the books are produced and selling. Interested artists should send a letter about why you are interested in this work and one or two (ONLY)…

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Dawn Ravenwind’s Illustrated Book of Runes

Dawn Ravenwind, a Columbia Basin author, is coming out with a beautiful hardcover book about the Elder Futhark runes. If you’d like to preorder one from Dawn, you can do so here. More about Dawn’s book: The Elder Futhark runes are the ancient alphabet of the Germanic descended peoples, most associated with ancient Nordic cultures….

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When We Are Broken reviewed in BC Bookworld

Luanne Armstrong’s latest book, When We Are Broken, was reviewed by Beverly Cramp in the Fall 2020 edition of BC Bookworld. You can find it in the print edition (available at fine bookstores all over the province) or online on the BC BookLook site. Here’s a photo of the print edition.

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W.D.Valgardson reviews When We Are Broken

Author W.D.Valgardson recently reviewed Luanne Armstrong’s When We Are Broken. You can read his review here: Many years ago, I had the good fortune to have Luanne Armstrong as a student in my creative writing workshop at the University of Victoria. Like most students, she reveled in her creativity, learned, wrote, and then disappeared. Students…

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When We Are Broken: The Lake Elegy

We are so excited to announce the release of Luanne Armstrong’s newest book, When We Are Broken: The Lake Elegy. This limited edition of Luanne’s photography and poetry is available for $30 plus shipping here on our website. You can also find it at Otter Books, Touchstones Nelson, the Gray Creek Store, the Raven’s Nest,…