Here Be Books!!! 52 copies of A Teddy Bear Tales a waiting!

A Teddy Bear Tale in the boxLook what arrived on my doorstep today, 52 copies of A Teddy Bear Tale ready to be sorted and signed by me tomorrow, then Dan Nokes will add his moniker on Sunday, and over Monday/Tuesday the books with their extras will be shipped out.

For me it has been a journey in itself to get this far, thank you for your faith and support in helping this project to launch. Now I am happy to announce for many of you, your books will be arriving by the end of next week, and for everyone else including all my international backers you will see your books before Christmas. Thank you again, and I hope you all enjoy the story, your extras and spread the word for this tale of a Teddy Bear defending his child from the Monsters under the bed. Continue reading

A Teddy Bear Tale News available on Amazon and in all eBook formats

A Teddy Bear Tale PosterQuick update for everyone, four news items here a couple of which will make my Kickstarter contributors happy.

1. A Teddy Bear Tale print proof was approved and the print order placed on December 3rd, today I got confirmation that the print run was complete and it will be shipping in the next 24 hours. I hope to start shipping the books out early next week, a couple of days later than I planned but in all everything has run to schedule. If you are ordering a book now (up to December 18th) or a contributor to the Kickstarter campaign you will get your copy of A Teddy Bear Tale for Christmas. Continue reading

A quick look at the printers proof for A Teddy Bear Tale and it looks bloody good!!!

Teddy Bear Tale CoverThe printers proof for A Teddy Bear Tale came in today the first pass showed no image problems and I’m about to do the second pass proofing the text. But… First I thought I should show you some of the books interior after the jump.  Don’t forget you can Pre-Order A Teddy Bear Tale for Christmas by clicking here. Continue reading

A quick sketch of me meeting Tristan the Teddy Bear on his own stage

Nick & TristanToday I lay a quick sketch challenge at the door of A Teddy Bear Tale artist Dan Nokes, to draw Tristan the Teddy Bear and myself giving the thumbs up. True to his challenge wording Dan took the image and ran with it to produce thewonderful illustration above; thank you Dan.

You can Pre-Order A Teddy Bear Tale by clicking here, or Like the Facebook page by clicking here. You can hit up Dan for a quick sketch of your own by clicking here and don’t forget to RSVP for the debut release book signing for a Teddy Bear Tale by clicking here.

Debut Release Book Signing for A Teddy Bear Tale at Ukazoo Indie Bookstore

Ukazoo Event Crazy Cool Announcement Time!!! I am very happy to announce the debut release signing for the illustrated Children’s Story A Teddy Bear Tale at Ukazoo the largest Independent Bookstore in Maryland. On January 7th 2012 at 1PM to 4PM come and meet the Author Nick Davis and Artist Dan Nokes. Bring your Teddy Bear Tale book or pick one up on the day, and get it signed by this creative duo, meet Tristan the Defender Teddy Bear, and learn what is next for this whimsical tale of adventure.

If we get over 20 RSVP’s the book’s author Nick Davis will conduct a reading of the opening passages of A Teddy Bear Tale. So come and join us for the debut book signing of a story that will delight children and Teddy Bear Lovers a like. Join me & Dan Nokes  for the Debut Release Book Signing for A Teddy Bear Tale Ukazoo Independent Bookstore on Jan 7th 2012 – RSVP at this link – http://www.facebook.com/events/268801279834344/