Emma takes shape

Swedish illustrator Malin Forsman has delivered the final black-and-white versions of the pictures for my upcoming children’s book about Emma the Crocodile; Emma & väskmännen (Emma and the Bag Men).

Here’s the cover (obviously the title will be added):

Skärmavbild 2014-11-03 kl. 13.42.11

And here’s Emma facing off with one of the antagonists:

5Skärmavbild 2014-10-29 kl. 16.56.17

It’s absolutely wonderful to see the pictures and the text blend together into a full, multifacetted story. The details in some of the illustrations seem to lie in wait for you, to make you smile or laugh when you discover them. This is going to be great!

About cgripenvik

Jag är litteratör och gav ut min debutroman "Broder själ, syster flamma" 2014. Den följdes av barnboken "Emma: Flykten från träsket" 2015. Den här bloggen handlar om mitt försök att förverkliga min dröm och om min syn på litteratur i allmänhet.
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