David Alexander Robertson, of Irish, Scottish, English, and Cree heritage, is a graphic novelist and writer who has long been an advocate for educating youth on Indigenous history and contemporary issues. A recipient of the John Hirsch Award for Most Promising Manitoba Writer, his bestselling graphic novels include the 7 Generations series and the Tales from Big Spirit series. His first novel, The Evolution of Alice, was selected for the Winnipeg Public Library’s On the Same Page. Robertson has several new titles this year, all from Highwater Press, including a picture book called When We Were Alone, and a graphic novel, Will I See? He lives in Winnipeg.