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Sample local authors for last minute gifts

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December 23, 2015 - 4:30 PM

KELOWNA - Books make a great last minute gift and the latest from a local author is the perfect touch.

Here’s the latest from some local talent.

All True Not A Lie In It
This novel by Okanagan College professor Alix Hawley made the Giller long list and won First Novel Award in 2015.

All-day Breakfast
Adam Lewis Schroeder is a lecturer with the faculty of creative and critical studies at UBC Okanagan.

Mertz Structure No. 2 Burnt by Children at Play
Jake Kennedy's latest book of poetry follows his Apollinaire Speech To The War Medic. He teaches at Okanagan College.

My Body Is Yours
This is a memoir by Michael V. Smith, an assistant professor of creative writing at UBC Okanagan.

Queen of the God Forsaken 
Mix Hart wrote her first young adult novel while living in Kelowna with her husband and three children.

A Nate to Remember: A poppy cove mystery
Barbara Jean Coast
Andrea Taylor and Heather Shkuratoff write mystery novels under the pen name Barbara Jean Coast.

Let us know if we’ve missed any new books in the comments section below.

To contact a reporter for this story, email John McDonald at or call 250-808-0143. To contact the editor, email or call 250-718-2724.

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