Trans Day of Visibility: Books for Kids and Teens

For Trans Day of Visibility 2016, I thought I’d share some books with trans characters that I have either read and loved, or am looking forward to picking up. Happy reading! Picture Books: In these books for small kids, I’ve included some about characters who are gender non-conforming, though they may or may not identify (now […]

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

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 […]

Authors For Indies

On May 2nd, I’m going to be living out one of my childhood fantasies and working in a bookstore. Not just any bookstore, either– one of my very favorite independent bookstores:  the magnificent Munro’s Books, in Victoria BC. No, I haven’t really got a job there (which is probably just as well, as I suspect that actually working […]