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Creating a Children’s Chapter Book 17: Cover Design

As we get into the last few chapters of the crowd edit, it’s time to finalise the cover. This was the draft: I had to neaten up the text and bring the kids to the fore to stand out a … Continue reading

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Creating a Children’s Chapter Book 13: Editing the Book Via FirstEditing.com and FAB Friends

I’m publishing FAB Club myself and I don’t have a huge budget, but editing is vital. It’s one of the differences between a professional-looking book and an amateur one. It’s also important because the book’s audience is 8-12 year old … Continue reading

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2016 – A Year of More Drawing

(I hope.) I resolved to do a lot more drawing this year. I’ve been posting my sketches and doodles on Tumblr and hope to keep it up, as well as working on my middle-grade book, Friends Against Bullies (FAB) Club – see … Continue reading

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Human Cull and GoComics.com

Two years ago last May, I got chatting to John Glynn at the Reubens (the US National Cartoonist Society’s annual shindig). John is President and Editorial Director at Universal Uclick. My comic strip, Arctic Circle, is syndicated by a rival … Continue reading

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