Saskatchewan Children's Writers' Round Robin

Little Red Riding Hood, by Linda Aksomitis

In this easy adventure book, Little Red Riding Hood loves to be helpful. So, even though there’s a wolf in the magic forest, she agrees to cross it to take … Continue reading

October 15, 2020 · Leave a comment

This Hole Called January wins Saskatchewan Book Award!

Congratulations to Paula Jane Remlinger, whose book This Hole Called January won the 2020 Saskatchewan Book Award in the Poetry category! We all agree that she deserves it!!!

June 24, 2020 · Leave a comment

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

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

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