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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.

New Releases | Reviews

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…

New Releases

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,…


Creative Lifewriting

Have you got stories to tell? Debra Barrett’s Creative Lifewriting: A Guidebook for Exploring Personal Memories and Family Stories is now available from Maa Press. Published by the Kaslo Lifewriters group in 2014, this is a must-have for anyone wanting to write their own or another’s stories.



Welcome to the brand new Maa Press website! KL and I are delighted to announce that, in addition to publishing high quality “radically and reliably regional books,” Maa Press is now offering editing, self-publishing, and distribution services to authors all over the Columbia Basin. We’re pleased to launch our new service this fall with a…