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Draw It – Monsters pop through letterbox

My author’s copy of ‘Draw It! Monsters and other scary stuff‘ – the second in the Draw It! series – popped through the letterbox a few days ago.  A bit of a surprise as the books won’t be available till … Continue reading

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Draw It!

Looking forward to Draw It! workshop on the 28th May, and big excitement yesterday. Dust from Dr. Who’s Tardis arrived (via, erm, Cardiff’s BBC studios) in an Encyclopedia Gallifreya bottle.  Another fascinating addition to my Dust Museum.  And official date … Continue reading

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The Comic Strip Book of Dinosaurs

Very exciting – the Comic Strip Book of Dinosaurs, published by Bloomsbury Childrens Books, hatched out this week.  Hoping to take this unruly group to workshops everywhere at some point.    

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Hair

Recently Christa Tam, whom I’d met in Hong Kong earlier this year when I was taking part in the Hong Kong International Young Readers Festival, asked me to write something about my favourite childhood book.  Christa is book project manager … Continue reading

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China trip part one

  Big excitement and managed to lose first item of clothing (hat with flaps for when I headed north) as I set off from Heathrow on 5th March, to take part in the first Hong Kong Young Readers Festival. Had to … Continue reading

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Paul Gravett and Shaun Tan

Most excellent evening on tuesday – Paul Gravett interviewed Shaun Tan at Waterstones in Picadilly, and Eric was there too.  I love his peanut suitcase.

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