James Foley writes and illustrates picture books, middle grade novels and comics for kids. He’s the author/illustrator of the S.Tinker Inc graphic novel series for middle primary: Brobot, Dungzilla and Gastronauts star Sally Tinker, the world’s foremost inventor under the age of 12, and Joe Tinker, her stinky baby brother.
Foley also illustrated Total Quack Up, an anthology of funny short stories written by authors such as Paul Jennings and Jacqueline Harvey, with proceeds going to charity. His earlier books My Dead Bunny, In The Lion, The Last Viking and The Last Viking Returns have all scored several honours, including children’s choice awards, shortlistings in the Children’s Book Council of Australia Book of the Year awards and selection to the International Youth Library’s White Raven list.
Foley is an ambassador for Books in Homes and Room To Read. He is a massive Marvel movie nerd and comes from a long line of queuing enthusiasts.