Saskatchewan Children's Writers' Round Robin

Myrna Guymer reads Canadian Shield Alphabet

Myrna Guymer loves to do school readings with her book The Canadian Shield Alphabet. Here she is at a reading in Melville in spring 2011. Myrna says “The costume is … Continue reading

December 16, 2011 · 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

Family Literacy Day 2011 a huge success!

Family Literacy Day on January 27 was the occasion for a lot of reading in Saskatchewan! The Saskatchewan chapter of CANSCAIP held a series of author readings, both in-person and … Continue reading

February 2, 2011 · Leave a comment

Bookworm’s Corner Debuts on January 24, 2011!

Bookworm’s Corner , Access 7‘s new community television series showcasing Saskatchewan picture book authors, is set to debut on January 24, 2011. Robins Alison Lohans, Anne Patton, Linda Aksomitis, and … Continue reading

January 20, 2011 · Leave a comment

Bookworms Corner coming soon on Access TV

Anne Patton and Wilfred Burton read their award-winning books Fiddle Dancer and Dancing in My Bones to an appreciative audience of eleven children at the George Bothwell Library on November … Continue reading

November 11, 2010 · Leave a comment

Launch of Dancing in My Bones

Anne Patton launched Dancing in My Bones with co-author Wilfred Burton at the Back to Batoche Days in Batoche in June 2010. This picture shows Anne reading to a group … Continue reading

October 5, 2010 · Leave a comment

Germs invade the Book and Brier Patch!

Germy Johnson’s Secret Plan was published by Scholastic in 1992 and was widely used in Grade 3 classrooms across Canada. When it went out of print and Alison Lohans kept … Continue reading

October 5, 2010 · Leave a comment

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