Saskatchewan Children's Writers' Round Robin

35th Anniversary Party on September 22, 2019!

On September 22, 2019, we celebrated 35 years of writing children’s books! We gathered with a group of well-wishers at the Moose Jaw Public Library for readings, cake, door prizes, … Continue reading

September 23, 2019 · Leave a comment

Alison Lohans Reflects on 35 Years of Robins

In 1984 Alison Lohans and Gillian Richardson, both emerging children’s authors who lived in Regina, Saskatchewan, decided to start a writing group. Thirty-five years and well over 150 books later, … Continue reading

September 2, 2019 · Leave a comment

This Hole Called January, by Paula Jane Remlinger

Publisher: Thistledown Press From Superman to James Bond, from childhood’s imaginings to life’s darkest moments, Paula Jane Remlinger explores identity and depression with humour and empathy. The collection moves from … Continue reading

April 14, 2019 · Leave a comment

Trial by Winter (Barr Colony Adventure #3), by Anne Patton

Author: Anne Patton Publisher: Coteau Books In this third installment of the Barr Colony Adventures, Dorothy and her family are living in a sod hut on a homestead near what … Continue reading

January 1, 2019 · Leave a comment

Grampa, Will You Tell Me a Story? by Dianne Young

Author: Dianne Young Illustrator: Brian Crane (creator of the Pickles comic strip) Publisher: Baobab Press When Nelson asks for a story, Grampa obliges. But it isn’t the story Nelson expects. … Continue reading

November 12, 2018 · Leave a comment

Timefall, by Alison Lohans

Author: Alison Lohans Publisher: Five Rivers Publishing Print and ePub versions available. Being a single mom at 15 is tough! Biking along the creek, all Katie wants is a few … Continue reading

November 12, 2018 · Leave a comment

Ghost in the Garden wins Gold Moonbeam Award

Congratulations to Judith Silverthorne, whose book Ghosts in the Garden has won a Gold Moonbeam Award in the Pre-teen Mystery category! The Moonbeam Children’s Book Awards bring increased recognition to … Continue reading

March 5, 2018 · Leave a comment

Convictions wins Human Relations Award

Congratulations to Judith Silverthorne, whose book Convictions has just won a 2017 Gold Human Relations Indie Book award in the Pre-teen/Teen category! Gold, Silver and Bronze medals are awarded in … Continue reading

January 15, 2018 · Leave a comment

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