Saskatchewan Children's Writers' Round Robin

Dear Flyary wins 2014 Saskatchewan Book Award!

Congratulations to Dianne Young, whose book Dear Flyary has won the 2014 Saskatchewan Book Award in the SaskEnergy Children’s Literature Category. See photos of the event. Advertisements

April 27, 2014 · 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

Dear Flyary Trailer

Trailer for “Dear Flyary” by Dianne Young

March 1, 2012 · Leave a comment

Hum Piffle Piffle…Preview Dianne Young’s Dear Flyary!

Dianne Young’s awesome new picture book Dear Flyary is available in bookstores everywhere. But you can preview the story and the cute aliens that inhabit it at the Kids Can … Continue reading

December 22, 2011 · Leave a comment

Dear Flyary

Author: Dianne Young Illustrator: John Martz Publisher: Kids Can Press Release Date: March 1, 2012 A rhythmic romp through space! See a preview at the Kids Can Press Website. Watch … Continue reading

August 30, 2011 · 2 Comments

Honey Trouble

Author: Dianne Young Illustrator: A. E. Matheson Originally published by Roussan, 2001 New edition published by aemWORKS Publishing, 2009 $7.95 plus shipping Can Josie remember what she needs to buy … Continue reading

September 16, 2010 · Leave a comment

Purple Hair? I Don’t Care!

Author: Dianne Young Illustrated by Barbara Hartmann Oxford University Press/Stoddart, 1994 ISBN 0-19-540991-4 $5.95 paperback “Purple Hair? I Don’t Care! is the [cumulatively rhyming] story of Mrs. Della Ragon’s visit … Continue reading

September 15, 2010 · Leave a comment

A World of Difference

Author: Dianne Young Whitecap Books, 1999 ISBN 1-55110-955-7 $8.95 paperback “… some of us, not just the age group for whom this book was written, would have some difficulty saying … Continue reading

September 15, 2010 · Leave a comment

The Abaleda Voluntary Firehouse Band

“This is a picture book par excellence. While the [rhyming] text introduces the seven members of the Abaleda Voluntary Firehouse Band, and their instruments, Hartmann’s fine watercolors not only portray … Continue reading

September 15, 2010 · Leave a comment

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