My Children's Story &
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Welcome to my new page about Children's Story/Colouring Books

I'm excited to put this page into circulation and I have high hopes that visitors to will feel the same.

The images down the right side of this page are examples of the content that can be found inside each of my four books. Thanks, and have fun :-)

My Bio 2022

"Vancouver Island Colour My Seas of Green"

My first effort that was born from my love of scuba diving


Vancouver Island
Colour My Seas of Green

"Pets Are People Too!"

My second effort where our Pets as the Stars

pets are people too

Pets Are People Too!

"Vancouver Island Colour My BC Beautiful"

My third effort where I highlight a visit to Vancouver Island and the things one might see and do during their visit


Vancouver Island
Colour My BC Beautiful

"British Columbia Canada Colour My Province Beautiful"

My fourth and most current release!

Here I have tried to find some of what I believe to be the best reasons to visit Beautiful British Columbia
(we don't put this on our license plates for nothing!)

British Columbia Canada Colour My Province Beautiful

British Columbia Canada
Colour My Province Beautiful

Currently available at these Vancouver Island retail outlets


Frank Whites Dive Store Phone: 250-385-4713

Duncan & Lake Cowichan

Deans Marine Phone: 250-748-0829

The Lake Mercantile Phone: 250-217-4333

Chemainus & Ladysmith

Chemainus Theatre - Gallery Gift Shop Phone: 250-246-9132

Little Otters Den Phone: 250-245-2042

Salamander Books Phone: 250-245-4726


Children's Treehouse Phone:250-585-5990

Iron Oxide Art Supplies Phone: 250-591-4766

Literacy Central Vancouver Island Phone: 250-591-2665

Nanaimo Dive Outfitters Phone: 250-756-1863

Nanaimo to Newfoundland Phone: 250-753-9900

Sundown Diving Phone: 250-753-1880

Parksville Qualicum

Bumblebaby Boutique Phone: 250-947-9714

TIGH-NA-MARA Phone: 1-800-663-7373

Qualicum Toy Shop Phone: 250-752-1937

Comox Valley

Little Village Store Phone: 250-900-1954

Pacific Pro Dive Phone: 250-338-6829

Whale's Tale Toys Phone: 250-338-1233

Available now at 2 new locations: Horseshoe Bay West Van!

West Vancouver

Spirit Gallery Phone: 604-921-8972

Sea Dragon Charters Phone: 604-329-3486

These retail outlets are in Duncan/Lake Cowichan, Chemainus/Ladysmith, Nanaimo, Parksville/Qualicum, and Courtenay/Cumberland.

Interested in becoming a vendor? for details please contact me via email at <>

Some retailers do not carry all editions, so please phone first!

Thank you for your support!

Sincerely, Don Ravensbergen
Nanaimo, BC, Cda

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self published Children's Story & Colouring Books

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Tides & currents

Here is an excellent link to
tide and current charts
for Nanaimo, BC.
At the bottom of displayed
chart you will see two links,
"other tide stations" or
"other current stations"
follow these links for
information from California
and right up to Alaska.