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The Silver Moon Storybook

What darkness lies in the past of a little witch, cursed into the shape of a giant? As the silver moon rises, who will save a magical unicorn, imprisoned in the castle of a tyrant, or befriend an enormous clown who roams the world alone? Can a humble weaver find the courage to face a terrible monster? And what will be the fate of a powerful mermaid, at war with the world above her ocean? Join them and other enchanting characters in these haunting tales of illusion, discovery and love. An exquisitely illustrated bedtime story for young readers (and perhaps some not so young), The Silver Moon Storybook weaves progressive and modern themes into touching fables full of the magic and shadows of


I can hardly believe I'm writing this, but the book is finished. ​​ Like, done. 100% complete, and handed over to my publisher. Finitto. It was one of those things that felt like it was never going to happen, until suddenly it did. It feels weird, but certainly wonderful. The next step is to work with the print designer to finalise the book in real life, then it's printed and goes on sale - hopefully to rapturous applause and massive Amazon pre-orders. I'll keep in touch with updates as and when they come up. In the meantime I'm going to enjoy my exit from perpetual photoshopping, proofing and editing, and walk the dog more. Be nice to have a few more clients as well, so feel free to book yo




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