They tell a prophecy of our homelands being crushed by a falling sky. That fate has been a shadow over our people ever since. The end has begun . . . in my lifetime.
Bekka and her people are facing the end of times. They must do all in their power to save themselves from the fate they believe is theirs. But destiny is like a tightly coiled snake. Which Bekka must unfurl without getting bitten . . .
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A delightful story, with feisty, interesting characters all told in a wonderfully colourful and gentle style - Forbidden Planet
The dramatic illustrations of this powerful graphic novel convey the tension of a world in which a prophesy looks horribly likely to come true - Love Reading 4 Kids
Kate Brown's artwork in Spider Moon stands out with her unusual but delightful page layouts coupled with her use of colours . . . It shows just how much of a young talent its creator is and it tantalises us not just with how Bekka's story may continue but also with what else Kate Brown may produce in the future - Down The Tubes
An engaging and promising read - Bear Alley
With some really interesting characters and brilliant illustrations, this book is sure to grip comic lovers - South Wales Argus
Superbly realised fantasy landscapes, from the depths of the sea to the labyrinthine Dekkan palace, and subtle characterisation, mean you'll definitely want to visit spider moon, you just won't want to leave - The Ultimate Book Guide
It will surely inspire a section of its readership to pick up a pen and get drawing, and to this end, there's even a step-by-step guide to creating the 'Spider Moon' cover art, tacked on to the end of this first book - Toon Hound
I absolutely loved the underwater illustrations and colours, it is simply wow - Portrait of a Woman
Particularly good for reluctant readers of eight and above - Norwich Telegraph
A beautifully illustrated fantasy tale with a quirky manga style . . . Breath-taking - Armadillo Magazine
Fantastical and compelling, this is a book that will surely capture the imagination of young readers, keeping them gripped all the way through to the cliffhanger ending - Chichester Observer
The Spider Moon's strong female protagonist, Bekka, should be a character that will appeal to girls of all ages, and the cliffhanger ending is a perfect set-up for the eagerly awaited follow-up - Broken Frontier
About the Author
Kate lives in a flat in Oxford with her pet snail called Hercules. She really really likes comics. If Hercules could talk, he'd say he likes comics too. Kate's favourite types of stories are happy ones with sad endings, her favourite colours are red and blue, and her favourite food is MSG.
Kate was a Winner of a 2010 Arts Foundation Fellowship.