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Hairy Beast app free from today!

If you want a taste of the fabulous interactive e-books of Young David for iPad, you can download the first book in the series David and the Hairy Beast for free! Visit The Apple Store now!

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Stories and faith

Fiona Veitch Smith has been interviewed by The Baptist Times about the Young David Books and apps, getting Bible stories into schools and the role of stories in our faith. http://www.baptist.org.uk/Articles/405246/_Ineractive_Bible.aspx

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Young David showcase at CRT

Rod and Fiona Veitch Smith headed down to Swanwick for this year’s Christian Resources Together Conference. It was the first time Crafty Publishing has had a stall there, but it won’t be the last. We had a wonderful time showcasing … Continue reading

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Free Hairy Beast giveaway

For two more days (up until midnight, GMT, on 1 May) you can download your free copy of David and the Hairy Beast where, in addition to having a narrated story, you can interact with the characters and move them around the page. Our … Continue reading

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Launch of Young David Books App version

Crafty Publishing and our digital publishing partner Brief Lives are proud to announce that the Young David app is now available for Apple devices via the app store! We’re thrilled with the result and hope you will be too. The … Continue reading

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Biblical goes digital!

Drum roll please … a sneak peek at the Young David Book apps! Now coming out on 24 April (with free download of book 1 for first 7 days). If you click on the videos you can see a filmed … Continue reading

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Police chief signs with Crafty

We are very proud to announce that the former Detective Chief Superintendent of Northumbria Police, Barry Stewart, is now a Crafty author. We will be publishing Barry’s first crime novel, Among the Dead, later this year. You can read more about … Continue reading

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Young David Book apps promo video

Illustrator Amy Barnes and author Fiona Veitch Smith were interviewed yesterday as part of a promotional video for the Young David Book apps. The interactive digital versions of the books have been produced by Brief Lives digital entertainment company and … Continue reading

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Grumpy King book launch

The long-awaited 5th book in the Young David Series, David and the Grumpy King, is finally here! Come and hear author Fiona Veitch Smith and illustrator Amy Barnes read from and talk about this brilliant new episode in the life … Continue reading

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David and the Giant in Speaking Volumes video

Author and publisher Fiona Veitch Smith has a cameo appearance in the new video by Speaking Volumes, a charity that places Christian books in libraries. If you look very carefully you may spot David and the Giant, one of our … Continue reading

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