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» by liam July 13, 2014 at 3:26 pm » Comments (0)
They say write what you know.
I know Minecraft and I know writing for kids. Combining the two seemed like a natural fit and the beginnings of a really fun project.
The ...more »
» by liam June 18, 2014 at 9:10 am » Comments (0)
[caption id="attachment_1873" align="aligncenter" width="356"] Does Hugh Howey get fan mail with googly eyes? No, he does not.[/caption]
I know authors for adults get letters from their readers, but I doubt Margaret ...more »
» by liam June 7, 2014 at 12:00 pm » Comments (0)
Last week, I sent the manuscript for Tank and Fizz #2 off to the amazing folks at Orca Book Publishers. To celebrate, I thought it'd be fun for you to ...more »
» by liam June 1, 2014 at 3:58 pm » Comments (0)
One of my biggest worries when writing Ganked, was that non-gamers wouldn't get it.
Ganked is a straight-ahead YA mystery, but steeped in the world of video games and as ...more »
» by liam April 29, 2014 at 7:13 am » Comments (0)
So, here's the scene:
It's a busy Saturday at the Toronto Public Library's Book Bash children's festival. There's kids running around everywhere in the TPL's Northern Branch. There's stacks of books ...more »
» by liam February 2, 2014 at 6:36 pm » Comments (0)
One of the best things about writing graphic novels for kids is watching my ideas take on a life of their own. And that's exactly what's happening with Tank & ...more »
» by liam January 14, 2014 at 8:09 pm » Comments (0)
[caption id="attachment_1766" align="alignright" width="162"] Meet Fizz! The goblin who lived in my notebook for a decade (drawn by Mike Deas)[/caption]
I have a lot of story ideas.
It comes with the territory. ...more »