Books, Resistance and Hope

It’s been a truly amazing couple of weeks for my Pride book. And while authors are, obviously, always happy to see their books do well, this book is especially close to my heart and seeing it be so well-received makes me happier than I can say. Against a backdrop of rising racism, islamophobia, sexism, ableism, homophobia […]

The Bees Take Flight: Book Launch!

The Summer We Saved the Bees is officially launched! Monday evening was the Orca Books fall launch here in Victoria, and we had a lovely evening at Munro’s Books- Canada’s most beautiful bookstore. Five authors and one illustrator presented their newest books. Huge thanks to the fabulous supportive crowd who came out and helped us […]

Minecraft meets Bees

I have an eleven year old son who is an avid gamer and all-round techie. He made me this video to celebrate the launch of my new middle grade novel, The Summer We Saved the Bees. How awesome is that? And really… why ARE there no bees in Minecraft yet?

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