Monthly Archives: February 2011

Pavel’s be-sneakered octopus

Reader/artist Pavel comes through with another great Kid vs. Squid-based illustration. This time it’s the octopus with sneakers from Uncle Griswald’s museum. I’d imagined it smaller, but when it comes to octopi with sneakers, bigger is definitely better, and I … Continue reading

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“Crabman and Thatcher” by Pavel

Some more amazing Kid vs. Squid art by awesome reader, Pavel (in case you missed it, here’s his rendering of Thatcher getting MESSED UP by a giant squid). He calls this one “Crabman and Thatcher” and ZOMG! Isn’t it awesome?!?? … Continue reading

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Pavel’s squid

A few months back I did a signing at the Barnes and Noble in Oceanside, California and met a cool dude named Pavel and his family. Pavel, it so happened, had a reputation among his family and teachers as quite … Continue reading

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Tenners 55-book Library Giveaway LAST CHANCE!

Tomorrow (Feb. 15, 2011) is the last day for librarians to enter the Tenners 55-book Library Giveaway. Check out the details here. I may be biased, but here’s my favorite entry so far, featuring Laura Oosting, librarian assistant at Brownsburg … Continue reading

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Locus Recommended Reading List & Dog

Locus is a magazine covering news of the science fiction and fantasy publishing industry, and their editors and reviewers put Kid vs. Squid on their 2010 Recommended Reading List in the Young Adult category (which, for their purposes, includes middle … Continue reading

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