Saskatchewan Children's Writers' Round Robin

Ghosts of Government House

Author: Judith Silverthorne Publisher: Your Nickel’s Worth Publishing Are there really ghosts at Government House? Sam and J.J. have heard about the legendary ghost ‘Howie,’ but who is he really? And is … Continue reading

May 7, 2012 · Leave a comment

Adele Dueck’s Racing Home wins 2012 Saskatchewan Book Award!

Congratulations to Adele Dueck, whose novel Racing Home won the 2012 Saskatchewan Book Award in the Children’s Literature Category! Erik wanted to stay in Norway, but his mother’s new husband, … Continue reading

May 7, 2012 · Leave a comment

Adele Dueck’s book Racing Home is a 2011 OLA Best Bet!

Congratulations to Adele Dueck, whose novel Racing Home has been chosen by the Ontario Library Association as one of 2011’s Best Bets for Children and Young Adults! Books are chosen … Continue reading

February 12, 2012 · Leave a comment

Racing Home gets 3-1/2 stars in CM Review

Adele Dueck’s novel Racing Home received 31/2 out of 4 stars in a review from CM magazine. The reviewer said: Adele Dueck’s latest novel, Racing Home, is a fascinating work … Continue reading

November 29, 2011 · Leave a comment

Racing Home reviewed by Canadian Teacher Magazine

Canadian Teacher Magazine has this to say about Adele Dueck’s novel Racing Home: Building a sod house, digging a well, breaking the sod, ploughing the fields, fishing and snaring rabbits … Continue reading

November 29, 2011 · 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

Teacher’s Guide available for Picturing Alyssa

Dundurn Press has created a teacher’s guide for Alison  Lohans’ book Picturing Alyssa. It can be downloaded from Dundurn.

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Author:  Anne Patton Publisher: Coteau Books Release Date: May 2011 Winner of the 2009 John V. Hicks Unpublished Long Manuscript Award!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

Racing Home

Author: Adele Dueck Publisher: Coteau Books Racing Home is now available from McNalley-Robinson,  Chapters-Indigo, Amazon.ca, Amazon.com, Orca Books, and Coteau Books. Twelve-year-old Erik never wanted to leave his grandfather’s farm, … Continue reading

May 11, 2011 · 3 Comments

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