ALA New Orleans

| June 21, 2006

James A. Owen is going to be at the American Library Association Convention in New Orleans beginning tomorrow. Simon & Schuster has put him up at the W Hotel, and he’ll be in the lobby all evening Thursday sketching for any attendees who drop by. Friday evening, he’ll be doing a reading from HERE, THERE […]

Advance praise for DRAGONS, Part II:

| June 17, 2006

“Is there anyone who wouldn’t enjoy reading HERE, THERE BE DRAGONS? If there is such a person, I haven’t met him ­ — and I doubt that I would like him if I did. “I am only disappointed that, because this book is so new, I’ll have to wait too long to read the sequels.” […]

Advance praise for DRAGONS, Part I:

| June 17, 2006

“HERE, THERE BE DRAGONS begins in a WW I London that is both comfortable and familiar, but quickly moves into a fantastic world of myth and magic. There, talking animals drive steam-powered cars; the Green Knight watches over the remnants of a fallen Kingdom; and  a legendary Mapmaker sits in a Tower made of Time […]

Calendar Days

| June 15, 2006

I just received word from the Director of Calendars and Special Markets for a VERY well-respected publisher of fine illustrated books, that we may be a go for an HERE, THERE BE DRAGONS calendar! It would be a 2008 calendar, going on sale in the Summer of 2007, and would feature full-color versions of the […]