Project management • Facilitation and Mentoring for Self-Publishing

Who We are

THE BOOK COOKS Cathie Tasker & Deborah Brown—Editor and Designer.

What We Do

Project management for picture books, middle grade fiction and novels.

Facilitation and mentoring for self-publishing of picture books, middle grade fiction and novels.

Picture Book Illustrators

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Here is how we can help you

  • Professional experience in book publishing.
  • Step-by-step mentoring
  • Economical ways to print books cheaply.
  • Marketing and promotional ideas for selling your book.
  • Help to promote your book through digital outlets.

The Book Cooks Team

Cathie Tasker

Structural Editor

DEb Brown


Latest Projects

The Book Cooks have been working with Magabala Books to edit and design books and cook up new ideas. Here are two which are now available in bookshops.

 Rainbows from Poppy is a current project with Mistie Dal Molin and Chelsea Young, and is just about to go to press.

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