Saskatchewan Children's Writers' Round Robin

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

No Place for Kids

Author: Alison Lohans Publisher: Wandering Fox Books (an imprint of Heritage House) Ages: 9-11 978-1-772030 -17- 4  (paperback)  $ 7.95 978-1-772030 -18-1  (epub) $5.99 978-1-772030 -19-8  (epdf)  $5.99 Sisters Jennifer … Continue reading

February 18, 2015 · Leave a comment

Honouring the Buffalo, by Judith Silverthorne

Author: Judith Silverthorne As told by: Ray Lavallee, Wisdom Keeper and Medicine Man of the Piapot First Nation Illustrator: Mike Keepness Publisher: Your Nickel’s Worth Publishing 48 pages ISBN-978-1-927756-33-1 Features: … Continue reading

February 1, 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

Outlaws and more Outlaws, from Linda Aksomitis

Cowboys and cattle, horse thieves and cattle rustlers, Pinkerton agents and Mounties, the badlands of Montana, North Dakota and Saskatchewan…”The Old West” series by Linda Aksomitis has it all. In … Continue reading

January 16, 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

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.

April 27, 2014 · Leave a comment

Racing Home shortlisted for 2014 Willow Awards

Congratulations for Adele Dueck, whose book Racing Home is shortlisted for a 2013 Diamond Willow Award! This is Saskatchewan’s Reader’s Choice Award, and teachers and librarians must submit their students’ … Continue reading

March 15, 2014 · Leave a comment

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