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Latest updates

Special Edition

Thursday, 8 November 2018

As you know, Dad Droid is now fully funded. Hurray! A big 'thank-you-much' to everyone who's got us published! This is just to let you know that the supporters list closes at midnight on December 3rd, so now is your last chance to get hold of a Special Edition of the book. So, why not buy one for a friend? Or the friend of a friend? Or your neighbour's uncle? Or Mr Forpeson, that retired Geography…

98% funded! We're soooooooo close!

Saturday, 7 April 2018

Thank you to everyone who has supported Dad Droid.

We’re now 98% funded!

We're soooooooo close!

c & j x



92% Funded! Nearly there!

Friday, 6 April 2018

Daily Greet!

Bigly-much-thanx and warm-handrubbings to you all for getting us 92% funded!

As you can see from the photo, we are enjoying the start of The Bloom Season, in traditional fashion, by balancing small versions of ourselves on our heads. (Remember, it's still not too late to start!). Please do spread the word to human people that you think might like Dad Droid, and let's see if we can…

16 more signed Jinsy scripts available now!

Tuesday, 31 October 2017

Daily greet! 16 more signed Jinsy scripts have been added to our rewards! If you’ve already pledged and would like one of these, you can upgrade your pledge in your Unbound account. Just sign in, go to ‘Supported Projects’ and click the ‘Upgrade / Donate’ button. Thanks! c & j x

75% funded! + big pencils!

Friday, 13 October 2017

The Droid is nearly complete!  Hurray!

Another 25% and we can add its ears, thumbs, left foot and a couple of elbows. 

Thank you to all those who have pledged so far.  If you have any friends who like books, robots, or books and robots at the same time, please let them know about 'DAD DROID' and ask them to pledge on it.

Below is a photo of us writing the actual book, which can be a very…

70% funded! + Signed and numbered Jinsy map prints still available!

Saturday, 12 August 2017

Wow! We're now 70% funded! Thank you all so much for your support. Don't forget the newest addition to our rewards; signed and numbered Jinsy map prints! Please share / retweet / shout over the fence to your neighbour! 'Dad Droid' could soon be a reality!

c & j x 

A sudden buzzing from above made Freddy duck as the cat, strapped into a harness underneath a miniature airship, whizzed past…

Dad Droid is Two-thirds funded!

Monday, 7 August 2017

Thanks for all your pledges. We're now two-thirds funded! Hoorah!  

There's still a signed Jinsy DVD available as well as some signed Jinsy maps, detailing famous island landmarks such as 'Goat World', 'Burysomcorpsis Bay' and 'Slapper's Rock'.

There's also still an opportunity to name two characters in the book and for a robot-themed day out with us in London.

If you know anyone who…

Our visit to Mrs Tibb-Untwill

Tuesday, 31 January 2017

Hello and welcome to our shed. Squeeze in!

When we had the idea for ‘Dad Droid’, we knew we wanted it to be an adventure story that would be funny, exciting and hopefully a bit moving too. So we immediately jumped on a bus to East Croydon and visited an incredible woman called Mrs Tibb-Untwill, who trained us up as novelists, over many months, using cake and a large stick. Mrs Tibb-Untwill had…

Publication date: Spring 2019
112% funded
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