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Hey everyone! I’m so proud to announce that Mal and Chad will now be carried in Scholastic Book Fairs!
I received the scholastic edition a couple days ago, and the books look great!


Recently, I had an enjoyable interview with Jerzy Drozd about the Mal and Chad Skype tour I launched at the end of last year. We talked about how I set up and promoted my tour, and spoke to over 2000 kids over a couple of months!
This new season of life has been a bit difficult [...]


Thanks for everyone who participated– even last minute entries like this one from Emily S:

The winner of the drawing is Jenny Lussier! Thanks, Jenny! Please send me your address and I’ll ship you a signed copy of Belly Flop along with the sketch that was featured in the Mal and Chad: Belly Flop! Book trailer!


Mal and Chad: Belly Flop! is coming out and I’d like to make some noise about it– so I’ve decided to run this promotion until December 15! Would you guys help me make a splash for Belly Flop?
Click here for more details!


Hey friends! I’ve got a great announcement to make about Mal and Chad: Belly Flop! But first, check out this movie I made about the book:

My announcement is this: Belly Flop was named one of the best children’s books of 2012 by Kirkus Reviews! I’m so excited for this book to come out.
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Today while I was skyping with Ms. Robl’s class in Indiana, a student asked me how to draw Mal and Chad. So I decided to make a tutorial!

If you’d like a print resolution copy of this how-to tutorial, I have them available for download as PDFs here:
How to Draw Mal
How to Draw Chad
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Thank you to everyone who signed up! I’m excited to talk with you!


Hey friends!
The skype tours are off to a great start– with over 70 teachers participating! I feel flattered and overwhelmed and excited. Special thanks to Colby Sharp for putting a spotlight on the visits by featuring them on Nerdy Book Club!
I wanted to let teachers out there know I’m closing registration for the skype visits [...]


I’m so proud to announce the launch of the Mal and Chad Skype Tours!

Click here to read the full comic!
Here’s the basics– for the next couple months I’m going to attempt to visit as many classrooms across America as I can, teaching kids how to draw comics via skype. Since I draw my comics digitally, [...]


I recently got a really neat book review on a site called Bookie Woogie. Each book review consists of a dad interviewing his kids to find out what they think about the books they read. You should check it out!
The children also have a talent for illustration. Check out these great pieces of fan art [...]