Tag Archives: David Alexander Robertson

Celebrating Sugar Falls

Please join Portage & Main Press, The Helen Betty Osborne Memorial Foundation, and McNally Robinson Booksellers with Author David Alexander Robertson and Illustrator Scott B. Henderson A BOOK LAUNCH FOR Sugar Falls A Residential School Story Date: Thursday, January 26, 2012 Time: Reading at 7:30 pm, Reception and Book Signing to follow Place: McNally Robinson […]

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7 Generations Connects Past and Present

7 Generations series is an ambitious and fearless undertaking according to Girl to the Rescue, a literary blog that reviews mostly young adult literature, children’s books, graphic novels, and fantasy. In this blog, the writer points out that the splicing of the past with the present is the most effective part of the series, where […]

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Commemorating The Life of Helen Betty Osborne

Honouring Life The Helen Betty Osborne Memorial Foundation commemoration event will be held on November 13, 2011 at the Opaskwayak Cree Nation, The Pas, Manitoba. Please download the schedule of events by clicking here.

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The Importance of The Life of Helen Betty Osborne

Be a part of the Manitoba Reads live recording Saturday September 24 at THIN AIR The Winnipeg International Writers Festival, McNally Robinson Booksellers and CBC Manitoba Scene are proud to announce the four finalists of the first-ever Manitoba Reads contest. Based on the popular Canada Reads model, voters narrowed a field of 16 books written […]

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Opening Night at the Winnipeg International Writers Festival

Join David Alexander Robertson at the Winnipeg International Writers Festival In September each year, Winnipeg welcomes writers from Canada and around the world for a week of readings, lectures, interviews, conversations, book launches, and other events. Opening Night presents commissioned work by five of Manitoba’s finest writers who have make a mark on the local […]

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The Life of Helen Betty Osborne, A Finalist

Manitoba Reads selects The Life of Helen Betty Osborne as a finalist The votes are in, the selections have been made, and the Winnipeg International Writers Festival, McNally Robinson Booksellers and CBC Manitoba Scene are proud to announce the four finalists of the first-ever Manitoba Reads contest. P&M Press is pleased that Manitoba Reads panelist […]

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David Robertson’s Book Talk

Join David Alexander Robertson at Poor Michael’s Bookshop If you happen to be in the area or are heading to Riding Mountain National Park, stop in at Poor Michael’s Bookshop Art & Cafe to meet author David Alexander Robertson. On Monday, August 15, David will share the tragic story of Edwin, the main character in […]

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7 Generations Teaches Aboriginal History

Shedding Light on Aboriginal Issues Brittany Leborgne writes in the journal, The Eastern Door, that the … 7 Generations graphic novel series by Cree writer David Alexander Robertson has come to an end, but their effectiveness in educating Canadians and First Nations on their history is something he hopes never will. The series, which includes […]

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7 Generations Titles Listed as Bestsellers

P&M Press is pleased to announce McNally Robinson Booksellers, Winnipeg, lists the 7 Generations graphic novels as bestsellers in the Books for Young People category. The Pact (book 4) reaches number one and Ends/Begins (book 3) reaches number three on the list. Congratulations to author David Alexander Robinson and illustrator Scott B. Henderson!

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A Thank You

P&M Press Authors to Attend P&M Press would like to thank the Adolescent Literacy Summit conference organizers for including P&M Press authors in this event. We are pleased that David Booth, Shelley Stagg Peterson, Leyton Schnellert, Dave Leochko, and Tom Rossi will all be speaking. We also give out a big thanks to our authors […]

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