Darren Shaddick for The New York Times

We were so excited when The New York Times Art Director, Catherine Gilmore-Barnes, asked Darren to illustrate an essay for their July 2023 Book Review section, in print and online. Darren's playful portrait of the children's author Bruce Handy hard at work at his desk surrounded by young mini 'Bruces' perfectly matched the humour of the author's witty story of how he came late to the profession at the age of 62! You can read the full article here

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