Saskatchewan Children's Writers' Round Robin

Anne Patton and Judith Silverthorne win 2015 Moonbeam Awards!

Congratulations to Anne Patton and Judith Silverthorne, whose books have both been awarded 2015 Moonbeam awards! Anne’s book Through Flood and Fire won a Silver medal in the Pre-Teen Fiction–Historical/Cultural … Continue reading

October 8, 2015 · Leave a comment

Through Flood and Fire

Author: Anne Patton Publisher: Coteau Books Release Date: August 2015 Through Flood and Fire is the sequel to Anne’s first Barr Colony Adventure,  Full Steam to Canada! In the first … Continue reading

September 12, 2015 · 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

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
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