Off the Hook: The Essential West Coast Seafood Recipes (Touchwood $22) by Salt Spring Islanders DL Acken and Aurelia Louvet has received a 2019 PubWest Book Design Award for its original design by Canadian-born Tree Abraham. At just 168 pages, the small-format paperback cookbook includes more than sixty recipes, plus†hand-drawn illustrations by Abraham to complement Acken's photos. The book also received a silver award in the cookbook category.

[2019]