Category Archives: Elise Hurst

Octocon 2016 : schedule and sales room

I’ll be at a guest at Octocon  again this weekend! In case you don’t know, Octocon is a SFF convention held in Dublin – and one of the very few I feel comfortable attending. It’s small, friendly, and very creative-oriented which means it features a … Continue reading

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Moorehawke Covers Win Aussie Book Design Awards!

Congratulations to Designer Bruno Herfst and illustrator Elise Hurst who danced away as winners of the Best Designed Children’s Series at the 59th Annual Book Design Awards last night*! No-one need reminding of my adoration for the marvellous, wonderful, mindblowingly awesome Miss … Continue reading

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Aussie cover for the Ghost Book!!!

Honest to God how amazing is this draft cover for Taken Away*? Once again the Allen and Unwin design team have just blown my mind. So many thanks to Ruth Gruener who designed this seriously lovely bit of shelf fodder. … Continue reading

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Yet More Congratulations for Elise Hurst and Allen and Unwin!

You all know my love for the marvellous, wonderful, mindblowingly awesome Miss Elise Hurst . So you can just imagine my smiley face when I found out that she and the glorious Allen and Unwin designer Mr Bruno Herfst have been … Continue reading

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Tell Elise Hurst How Amazing she is

The incredible Elise Hurst hasn’t been able to draw for a while, I would like everyone to let her know JUST HOW AWESOME SHE IS!!!!!! SF Signal want folks to give thier opinions on the AUS Moorehawke covers. As you … Continue reading

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OMG OMG OMG

Look what the beautiful and hyper-talented Elise Hurst just drew my attention to! The Russian version of The Poison Throne. How amazing do Elise’s covers look here.? SO exotic and different and just wooooooooow. That was so worth waking out of … Continue reading

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