Tag Archives: Emlyn Rees

The Very Hungover Caterpillar cover reveal!

Some of you may remember that last year Constable & Robinson published We’re Going on a Bar Hunt, a parody of Michael Rosen & Helen Oxenbury’s much loved children’s classic. Newspapers like The Guardian and Telegraph and sites like Huffington Post were kind enough to say … Continue reading

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US paperback copies of Wanted now on sale…

Danny Shanklin is the world’s most wanted man. Hunted by nine international intelligence agencies for a terrorist atrocity he did not commit, he’s now trapped in a deadly race against the clock to protect his life, his family, and the … Continue reading

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Dark and Stormy 2014 – we had fun and hope you did too…

Well, that’s it for Dark & Stormy Crime Festival here in Brighton for another year. We had a blast and hope that everyone who came down to support and join in did too. Heres a little shot from before… setting … Continue reading

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The joys of collaborating with an illustrator – cartoonification, dammit!

One of the real joys of writing is that you sometimes get to collaboration a project with people with a completely different skill set to yourself. My last real conversation with an art teacher was when I was asked why … Continue reading

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Tony Parsons & The Art of Boxing: The Murder Bag is coming your way…

Last night’s Culture Show on BBC2, “The Art of Boxing”, was a classic. Introduced by author Tony Parsons, it featured a potted history of boxing and its association with the arts in the 20th century. It also presented a pretty … Continue reading

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Review: Martin Harbottle’s Appreciation of Time – one very funny book…

A great premise: each time pissed off commuter Dan gets delayed on the way to work, he decides to write an email to the MD of Premier Westwood trains, Martin Harbottle, determined to waste just as much of Martin’s time … Continue reading

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Brilliant! Blue Steel beer exists. But can it make you look like Zoolander?

Yes, it’s true. A beer does exist called Blue Steel. One suspects that the brewery responsible, Cooper & Griffin, are utterly unaware of the the iconic Ben Stiller fashion industry parody, Zoolander, in which ‘Blue Steel’ is the coveted ‘look’ … Continue reading

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