Saskatchewan Children's Writers' Round Robin

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

Anne Patton and Judith Silverthorne win 2015 Moonbeam Awards!

Congratulations to Anne Patton and Judith Silverthorne, whose books have both been awarded 2015 Moonbeam awards! Anne’s book Through Flood and Fire won a Silver medal in the Pre-Teen Fiction–Historical/Cultural … Continue reading

October 8, 2015 · Leave a comment

Through Flood and Fire

Author: Anne Patton Publisher: Coteau Books Release Date: August 2015 Through Flood and Fire is the sequel to Anne’s first Barr Colony Adventure,  Full Steam to Canada! In the first … Continue reading

September 12, 2015 · Leave a comment

Video trailers of Willow Award nominees 2012

A Swift Current teacher has put together a video showcasing all 10 books nominated for the 2012 Willow Awards. Included are Anne Patton‘s Full Steam to Canada! and Judith Silverthorne‘s … Continue reading

September 11, 2012 · Leave a comment

Robins shortlisted for 2012 Saskatchewan Book Awards

Congratulations to the following Robins, whose books have been shortlisted for the 2012 Saskatchewan Book Awards! Adele Dueck, for Racing Home (Children’s Literature category) Alison Lohans, for Picturing Alyssa (Regina … Continue reading

March 1, 2012 · 1 Comment

Call of the Fiddle

Authors: Anne Patton and Wilfred Burton Illustrator: Sherry Farrell Racette Publisher: Gabriel Dumont Institute, 2011 Book 3 in the trilogy: Fiddle Dancer, Dancing In My Bones, Call of the Fiddle. … Continue reading

January 8, 2012 · Leave a comment

Full Steam to Canada! reviewed in Canadian Teacher Magazine

Anne Patton’s historical novel Full Steam to Canada! was reviewed in Canadian Teacher Magazine. This is an excellent work of historical fiction…an in-depth account of boat and train travel at … Continue reading

November 22, 2011 · 1 Comment

Anne Patton at Saskatoon’s Word on the Street

Anne Patton talks about the importance of public libraries in this video from the 2011 Word on the Street festival in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan. Authors Yann Martel, Arthur Slade, Maureen Ulrich, … Continue reading

October 27, 2011 · Leave a comment

Full Steam to Canada!

Author:  Anne Patton Publisher: Coteau Books Release Date: May 2011 Winner of the 2009 John V. Hicks Unpublished Long Manuscript Award! Eleven-year old Dorothy Bolton makes the long journey to … Continue reading

May 11, 2011 · 4 Comments

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