Saskatchewan Children's Writers' Round Robin

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

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

3 Robin books in CanLit’s top selections for classrooms

Three books by three Robins have been included in the current #WeHaveDiverseBooks catalogue – an initiative of the Association of Canadian Publishers’ Top Grade: CanLit for the Classroom program. The books … Continue reading

May 10, 2016 · Leave a comment

No Place for Kids

Author: Alison Lohans Publisher: Wandering Fox Books (an imprint of Heritage House) Ages: 9-11 978-1-772030 -17- 4  (paperback)  $ 7.95 978-1-772030 -18-1  (epub) $5.99 978-1-772030 -19-8  (epdf)  $5.99 Sisters Jennifer … Continue reading

February 18, 2015 · Leave a comment

Robins Picture Books shortlisted for 2014 Sask Book Awards

Two picture books by Robins have been nominated for the 2014 Saskatchewan Book Awards in the SaskEnergy Children’s Book Category. These are Dear Flyary, by Dianne Young, and Leaving Mr. … Continue reading

February 16, 2014 · Leave a comment

Leaving Mr. Humphries

Author: Alison Lohans Illustrator: Gretchen Ehrsam Publisher: Your Nickel’s Worth Publishing ISBN: 978-1-927756-07-2 Josh takes his teddy bear and companion, Mr. Humphries, to visit Grandpa at the lake, even though … Continue reading

January 8, 2014 · Leave a comment

Crossings

Author: Alison Lohans Crossings is the sequel to Alison’s novel Collapse of the Veil. Together, they make the Passage Through Time Series. In the first book, Katie, her infant son Tyler, and her friend Lorne … Continue reading

September 6, 2012 · Leave a comment

Alison Lohans, 2012 Woman of Distinction!

Congratulations to Alison Lohans, who was selected as the YWCA Woman of Distinction in the Arts Category! Alison certainly deserves this award; she has published 25 children’s books, has mentored, … Continue reading

May 7, 2012 · Leave a comment

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