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The Feel Good Bar and Grill a Book About Robots You Can Color

You guys! I made my first book! It’s called The Feel Good Bar and Grill and you can color it if you want! From my Book Baby page: The Feel Good Bar and Grill is a fictional, illustrated story for all ages about a robot named Lina who builds a …


Giving away Unicorns for our Birthday

Mad Art Lab just turned two. To celebrate, I’m giving away my novel for free. This blog and its readers have been very good to me and to show my appreciation for you being awesome, How Not to Poach a Unicorn will be free for Kindle from Amazon, Saturday March …

Mad Quickies

Mad Quickies 2.25

Spiders Have all the Fun (via @bug_girl). Ray Cusick, designer of the Daleks, has died. Lumio – a book light. Dalek pizza. Name That Space Rock! – a handy infographic. Space tractor – for moving those pesky space rocks. Caterpillar table. MlleLowra’s “Paperchild” collection. Mechawhale! Pop culture variants on Donkey …

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Tales from Pareidolia

Good day, Labbers. I have a treat for you today in the form of a tantalising guest post from Stuart F Taylor. Stuart is the author of Tales from Pareidolia, an illustrated collection of original fairy tales inspired by skepticism and science. Stuart lovingly plucked two Mad Art Lab illustrators …


Surely You’re Joking, Mr. Feynman!

I have a confession to make: I’m a terrible reader. I don’t mean I’m bad at doing it, just bad about getting around to doing it—if that makes any sense. As a skeptic and science enthusiast, I haven’t read half the books I should have. I tend to absorb all my …