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Posts tagged 'Sugar the Robot'


The case of the mystery gardener

Monday, October 18th, 2021

The Roboteers investigate a strange case of a gardener who improves other people’s gardens overnight. Is it the good deed that it seems though?

A fun exciting adventure for 7-9 year olds

Thursday, April 23rd, 2015

As you may know I entered my first novel: Sugar the Robot and the race to save the Earth into the Wishing Shelf Awards which are independent book awards. The title of this post is the “quote” I got from the reviewers: “A fun exciting adventure for 7-9 year olds” I agree but then I […]

Get a unique signed copy of my books

Tuesday, July 1st, 2014

To celebrate the launch of the new cover for Sugar the Robot and the race to save the Earth I am giving you the chance to get a signed copy with a hand-written dedication. These will make a great personalised gift and are available simply by sending me an eMail with your name, postal address […]

A new cover for Sugar the Robot and the race to save the Earth

Wednesday, June 25th, 2014

Announcing a new cover for Sugar the Robot and the race to save the Earth. This brand new cover has been developed to coincide with the launch of the Roboteers series – of which this is the first book. The second book Do not feed the Troll! will be out soon. The cover features the […]

Here come the Roboteers – new children’s book series

Tuesday, June 24th, 2014

Announcing a brand new children’s book series under Creative Commons – the Roboteers! Readers of my first book, Sugar the Robot and the race to save the Earth, will know that the Roboteers is the club that Tim and Priya make up to share their interest in robots and robotics. Now the Roboteers are coming […]

Fab drawing by a reader

Monday, September 16th, 2013

I’ve been sent a drawing by a reader (actually it was sent by his Dad but he says he was told he had to send it!. This drawing was done in Tuxpaint – which is a fantastic free drawing program for children. I love the drawing and want to say thanks to JM for doing […]

Free Kindle book

Wednesday, September 4th, 2013

I like the idea of giving stuff away. It’s one reason why I’m happy to release eBook editions under a Creative Commons licence. I say the eBook editions but what I really mean is all-of-the-eBooks-except-Kindle. I am unable to set a price of zero for the Kindle edition so I set it as low as […]

How to create a free children’s book

Wednesday, August 14th, 2013

Updated Sept 2021 A few people have asked me what tools I used to create my books. When I first launched this project I wrote a preson blog post on how I create the books. That personal blog is taking a break so I’ve moved the content here. In brief (TL;DR) I used free and […]

All systems go – book officially launched!

Tuesday, July 30th, 2013

The day has arrived! The book is officially launched The book is now available to download, read and to buy. As of now you can get your copy of the first Crimperbook: Sugar the Robot and the race to save the Earth. Follow that link and you will find free ebooks to download and share […]

Launch discount offer

Thursday, July 25th, 2013

This offer has now closed and the book has returned to full price again. To commemorate the launch of Sugar the Robot and the race to save the Earth the paperback will be available with a 20% discount offer but only from the Print On Demand (POD) e-shop . Unfortunately the eShop handles transactions only […]