Alan Twigg, publisher and editor of B.C. BookWorld, is the author of eight previous books, including Cuba: A Concise History for Travellers, Intensive Care (a volume of poetry), and Twigg’s Directory of 1,001 B.C. Writers. His articles have appeared in the Globe and Mail, Maclean’s, the Toronto Star, the Georgia Straight, and the Vancouver Sun. He lives in Vancouver.