A bear’s paws are tainted with oil after a pipeline spill near Kitimat… and so begins an eco-adventure set in the north of British Columbia. Three environmentalists and the bears they love are linked by a tragedy, they come together in a mythical, reverent story about nature and those who would do anything to protect it.
Katie Welch grew up in Ottawa. She graduated from the University of Toronto in 1990. A former tree planter, she writes, teaches and performs music, directs children's theatre camps, and has outdoor adventures in beautiful British Columbia. She has two daughters, Olivia and Heather, and lives with her partner, Will Stinson, in Kamloops, BC. View all posts by Katie Welch