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Clod Makes A Friend is a fantasy novella for all ages written by David J. Pedersen. A bittersweet story to help kids deal with being bullied, and other life lessons.

Stay Home & Read

The COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic has me feeling a little helpless. As a knight in shining armor, cape at the ready superhero wannabe, this bug has left me staring in shock and awe. There are no dragons to slay, maidens to…

Moments

As a writer, there are moments that stand out since I published my first fantasy book, Angst. That first five-star review from someone other than my mom. A handwritten letter thanking me for my books. A reader coming to a…

Make New Friends with Clod and Ada

Clod Makes A Friend Front and Back Covers

Critical Blast calls Clod Makes A Friend a classic. “Author David J. Pedersen (ANGST) weaves a tale that is more than enchanting — it’s important. It’s a story that fosters self-esteem and self-worth.” I was bullied as a child for…

Clod Makes A Friend – Cover Reveal

Clod Makes a Friend Cover Art

I’m excited to share the book cover and blurb of my new Middle Grade fantasy novella, Clod Makes A Friend! Angst cover artist Alessandro Brunelli has rendered a fun and colorful portrayal of the mischief that Clod and Ada get…

Updating My To-Do List

Buried in Angst Cover Art

I hit the tail end of a long to-do list today, and had to take a step back to reassess. I’ve accomplished a lot of behind-the-scenes, sometimes boring, but very important work for my books. I’ve been so deep in…