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Doris Lessing, Author Who Swept Aside Convention, Is Dead at 94

Ms. Lessing was an uninhibited and outspoken novelist who produced dozens of novels, short stories, essays and poems, embarking on dizzying and at times stultifying literary experiments.

Lynn Coady wins Giller Prize for Hellgoing

Edmonton's Lynn Coady was awarded the 2013 Scotiabank Giller Prize for her collection of short stories,

Remembrance Day Branch Closures

All branches of the Vancouver Island Regional Library will be closed November 11, 2013 for Remembrance Day. Thank you

Ontario-born author Eleanor Catton wins Booker Prize for The Luminaries

Ambitious 832-page murder mystery set during a 19th-century gold rush By Jill Lawless, The Associated Press October 15, 2013  

Alice Munro Wins Nobel Prize in Literature

Alice Munro, the renowned Canadian short-story writer whose visceral work explores the tangled rela

Welcome to your new Port Renfrew Library!

The Port Renfrew Library is now open to the community!

BLT2Go Bus is Back!

Qualicum Beach
The BLT2Go Bus is back! Visit the bus outside of the Qualicum Beach branch on Thursdays from 1 - 3 pm for tech help. Closed over Summer - returns September.

What's happening @ your library! - Fall edition

Check out the Fall edition of our programming and events guide What's happening @ your library! 

Keytag Library Card Contest Winner

Michelle Longill of Comox is the lucky winner of the Kobo eReader.

B.C.-based author Ruth Ozeki vies for $75,000 Booker Prize

British Columbia-based Ruth Ozeki and two Canadian-born expats have been nominated for the prestigious Booker Prize

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