Robert Paul Weston

Destination London

As some reading this already know, I’m moving to London, England. This is partly for the sake of my wife, who is a production designer specialising in theatrical…

Books For Breakfast

Last week I did and interview with Dan Evans, who works at the wonderful Bookshelf Cafe & Cinema in Guelph, Ontario. He also happens to be one of…

Zorgamazoo Film Option sold to Producer of Shrek

This week, I did an event called Meet the Writers, part of the TIFF Kids film festival. Film festival? you ask. But I thought you wrote books. Indeed,…

Zorgamazoo Wins the California Young Reader Medal

It was a great honour to win the California Young Reader Medal, one of the biggest and best reader-driven awards in the world. I travelled to Pasadena to…

All Writers Are Mystery Writers

On July 10, 2011, the New York Times Book Review printed a great little essay by Roger Rosenblatt, called “The Writer as Detective.” I liked it so much…

Panels and Book Signings at Fan Expo

August 28, 2011 2:00pm. Been very busy lately, but here’s the latest. I’ll be signing books at Toronto’s Fan Expo at the end of the month. At 2pm…

The Dust City Softcover is Gorgeous

Autumn will see the release of the softcover edition of Dust City. Often with a new edition of a book, it’s common for publishers to tinker with the original—the…

The Edgar Awards

Continuing the chronic lag afflicting my updates lately, here’s a little about the Edgar Allan Poe Awards I attended in New York at the end of April (hence…

Texas Library Association Annual Conference

Been super busy lately, travelling to Texas and NYC in the last couple weeks, but I’ve finally found the time write up something about my time in Austin….

Dust City Wins CLA Young Adult Honour

Just got back from the Texas Library Association Annual Conference—where I had a wonderful time and met a ton of amazing people—but that post will have to wait…