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January 11, 2020

Delighted to see McTavish on the bookshelves and also some lovely reviews, including this one from Pam Norfolk. 

November 19, 2018

If you have children who watch The Deep on Netflix or CBBC, then these books are a gas. I illustrated two over the summer and have a number of others in the pipeline. The stories are terrific fun (despite the dodgy illustrations by some old bloke) and really well pitch...

June 9, 2016

Today see's the launch of "Spitfire".
This is my chum Tom Palmer's second book in the superb "Wings" Trilogy. I completed a handful of pen and ink pieces for these titles all of which were a total blast. I had to dust off my old Commando comics and a couple of Warlord...

March 14, 2016


 Just seen a great review of Hell's Belles by John Fulton - thanks very much for including the illustrations ""The artwork, once again by Dave Shephard, complements the text perfectly, full of energy and humour. His pictures of Loiter are fantastic, and he does a nice...

March 3, 2016

Well, I am so chuffed to pieces with this. My illustration of Tommy for Tatum Flynns Hell's Belles has been brought to life for World Book Day by Aobh Walsh (and mum Aoife who made the throwing stars!). So pleased that Aobh (pronounced Ave - rhymes with Dave!) chose To...

February 26, 2016

 Author Tom Palmer has made it into the final three of the Coventry Young People's Book Awards - Rapid Read category. His Rugby Academy story entitled Combat Zone, is up against The Wickford Doom by Chris Priestly and Robot Girl by Majorie Blackman. Whilst we wish all...

February 11, 2016

I have had the previledge to work with Tom Palmer on his latest book series Wings. These take me straight back to the days of Eagle Comic and dreaming of lots of daring do. The Wings series follow heroic airmen during the World Wars. The byword, for the first in the se...

January 14, 2016

It's publication day for book two from the D'Evil Diaries series, by Tatum Flynn (published by Orchard Books), Hell's Belles, which sees Lucifer's son Jinx return with his best friend - a human child called Tommy, to take on a challenge set by Jinx's mysterious stepmum...

December 29, 2015

Author Tatum Flynn, shared these sneaky peeks on Twitter yesterday ahead of her new book Hell's Belles release in January. A great read and lovely illustrations (even if I do say so myself!) If you haven't got into the D'evil Diaries series yet - make it a resolution f...

December 14, 2015

Well, this was a lovely surprise - yesterday, young adult and children publisher, Barrington Stoke had one of the Tom Palmer books I illustrated as their Twitter Advent competition prize. Well Done to Tracey Halpin the winner. Lots of tweeting and RT's - Thanks!


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