Robbiestime : It is 1958 in the summer tourist outpost of Wasagam, Saskatchewan, the year Robbie Hendershot's outlook on life will change forever. Robbie is the son of Jake, a World War II rear gunner and Meg, a British war bride. Lyle, Robbie's older brother, has taken up with the local bad influence. Stephie, his brilliant older sister, idolizes Joan of Arc and is battling the armies of ignorance. K-man is Robbie's little brother, whom Robbie at once wants to punish and protect. Just as the legacy of the war inspires Robbie to triumph, it haunts his parents' marriage. A refreshing, exuberant new novel, Robbiestime shows us how suffering and courage shape the hearts of even the very young.