Saskatchewan Children's Writers' Round Robin

Take Me With You, by Gillian Richardson

A gift of friendship brings unexpected rewards. As a young hummingbird delays facing his first migration south, he comes across a timid wood mouse fleeing a gang of cats. Humm … Continue reading

January 10, 2021 · Leave a comment

Ollie Buggins, Detective? by Gillian Richardson

Olllie Buggins is part bloodhound—but is he brave like Sherlock Bones (um…Holmes)? His boy, Harry, thinks so. At their new country home, Ollie is expected to sleep in a doghouse, … Continue reading

November 15, 2020 · 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

10 Routes That Crossed the World, by Gillian Richardson

Author: Gillian Richardson Illustrator: Kim Rosen Publisher: Annick Press ISBN: 978-1-55451-875-3 (softcover), 978-1-55451-876-0 (hardcover) Also available as an e-book! What it’s about: People have always blazed trails across the land. … Continue reading

February 6, 2017 · Leave a comment

10 Ships that Rocked the World, by Gillian Richardson

Author: Gillian Richardson Illustrator: Kim Rosen Publisher: Annick Press ISBN: 978-1-55451-781-7   About 10 Ships: Ships have always sailed through human history. Sometimes, they’ve even changed its course. For centures, … Continue reading

December 8, 2015 · Leave a comment

10 Plants Wins Green Book Festival Award

  Gillian Richardson’s book 10 Plants that Shook the World has won first place in the 2014 Green Book Festival in the Children’s Literature category. The Green Book Festival honours … Continue reading

June 20, 2014 · Leave a comment

“10 Plants” wins de Bary Science award!

Congratulations to Gillian Richardson, whose book 10 Plants that Shook the World has won the de Bary Children’s Science Book Award for older readers. The award is presented by The American Phytopathological Society, which … Continue reading

January 14, 2014 · Leave a comment

“10 Plants” wins Eureka! award

Congratulations to Gillian Richardson, whose book 10 Plants that Shook the World has won a  Eureka! Nonfiction Award from the California Reading Association.

January 7, 2014 · Leave a comment

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