Kelowna author Karen Autio and illustrator Lorraine Kemp have created a picture book of the human history of the Okanagan Valley, from First Nations quests to fur brigades, horse wrangling, secret wartime commando training, to the firestorm of 2003.
Karen and Lorraine will be at the Okanagan Regional Library this Saturday October 20 for the launch of their new book!
An Illustrated Exploration Above and Below the Waters
by Raphael Nowak
What exists at the bottom of the lake? How did the lake get here? What physical geological, and biological processes are at play in the lake? How are humans impacting this resource? These questions answered as well as a detailed history of the lake.
Kelowna author Raphael Nowak will be introducing his comprehensive new book at Mosaic Books on Saturday October 27.
Plants of Southern Interior British Columbia and the Inland Northwest
by Roberta Parish | Ray Coupe | Dennis Lloyd
Over 675 species of trees, shrubs, wildflowers, grasses, ferns, mosses and lichens commonly found in the region from the crest of the Rockies to the Coast Mountains, including the interior of Washington and Idaho. Detailed species descriptions are combined with concise drawings and color photographs to make plant identification easy.