Saskatchewan Children's Writers' Round Robin

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

Rhyme Crimes – What Makes Good Children’s Poetry?

Paula Jane Remlinger‘s talk on writing good children’s poetry is now on YouTube! Paula Jane gave the talk on June 19, 2015 at the Ken Mitchell Library (Saskatchewan Writers Guild … Continue reading

July 25, 2015 · Leave a comment

Judith Silverthorne launches Honouring the Buffalo

Judith Silverthorne kicked off her new book, Honoring the Buffalo, with two events in Regina. The first was at Seven Stones Community School on February 24, 2015. She was joined … Continue reading

March 24, 2015 · Leave a comment

Robin Books and Curriculum Links: Slideshow

In August 2014, Linda Aksomitis and Sharon Plumb presented this slideshow at the Chinook Teachers Association annual conference. It describes some of our recent books in various age and genre … Continue reading

January 28, 2015 · Leave a comment

1995 – Children’s Writing Conference

  A blast from the past! This is a photo of the participants at the first Alberta-Saskatchewan Children’s Writing Conference in 1995. It was held at Jackfish Lake, and is … Continue reading

February 15, 2014 · Leave a comment

Full Steam to Canada launches at May 14 Victorian Tea

Anne Patton’s hot-off-the-press novel Full Steam to Canada will be launched on May 14 at a Victorian tea in Briercrest, Saskatchewan. The event is a fundraiser for the Brier Rose … Continue reading

April 19, 2011 · 3 Comments

Young Adult Fiction in a Shifting World: Panel

Looking for some insight into what’s going on in the world of Young Adult fiction? Award winning writers Arthur Slade and Robin Alison Lohans will discuss their experiences and trends/changes … Continue reading

October 6, 2010 · Leave a comment

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