Archives for August 2015

8 LGBTQ Canadian YA Novels You Might Have Missed– and Should Read!

I started making a list of my favorite YA novels with LGBTQ characters, but soon realized there were way too many of them– and that many of them were already pretty well known. So I decided to focus on novels written by writers who live north of the border. There are so many terrific Canadian […]

Giveaway for my new book!

Want to win a free copy of my new novel, The Summer We Saved the Bees? We’re giving away 10 copies on Goodreads. Click the link below to enter! Goodreads Book Giveaway The Summer We Saved the Bees by Robin Stevenson Giveaway ends September 01, 2015. See the giveaway details at Goodreads. Enter Giveaway

Pride: The Cover Reveal!

So delighted that the Gay YA is hosting the cover reveal for my first book of non-fiction- today! This book is something completely different for me– and it is very close to my heart. Last summer, I wrote a Pride Week guest post on E. Kristen Anderson’s wonderful blog, Write All the Words. In it, I […]

LGBTQ Books

I recently shared the cover for my spring 2016 novel, Under Threat, on Twitter and Facebook- and was pleasantly surprised by the reaction. There was a troll or two, expressing the usual bigotry (I am corrupting youth and so on), but there was also lots of excitement, interest and support. Many people apparently agree that we need […]

Writing the Bees

The Summer We Saved the Bees  is on its way to bookstores! And, in a weird coincidence, I just came a across a the original version of the first page, scribbles and cross-outs and all, as I was looking for a blank sheet of paper in an old-but-only-half-used-notebook. Here it is:           […]