That was impressive
Thank you!! That was impressive : more than 1200 books are gone in the last few days! I didn’t expect so many people, and I’m feeling already lighter as the... Read more
I'm closing my shop!
This is the end - I’m stopping selling Fieldwork Fail !
The book « Fieldwork Fail » was a huge success. Hundreds of people from more than 50 country - you -... Read more
Back to Cashu!
As I write, the howler monkey screams, covering the usual noise of birds and crickets. I’m in the middle of Amazon rain forest, back in the biological station of... Read more
Hi everyone! Now many of you received the book. Thanks a lot for the photos and great feedback!
Dozens of you posted or sent me photos... Try to find yours :)... Read more
A brief note to keep you informed:
The packages have been shipped 10 days ago now, travelled 700km and arrived in the big postal center of Roissy… and have been... Read more
Books have been shipped!!!
You should probably receive them in the next days/weeks.
These last days have been pretty intense. Logistic takes a lot of time!
You may ship... Read more
A big stack of books!
(Some important information in this news. If you’re in a hurry, you can read directly the bolded paragraph at the end)
I love books, but I don’t think... Read more
The calm before the storm.
Tomorrow, a truck will deliver almost two tons of books in front of my door!
All books are assumed to be signed, but when I created the survey I... Read more
This news is for paper and ink lovers! We'll talk about the book printing process!
Because, yes! The book is now printed, and last week, I went to Belgium to... Read more
Illustration finished, survey, printer
Hey everyone !
All illustrations of the book are now achieved, since last week. The editors/translators are working with me on the final round of edits! So I hope you... Read more
News of the month + Cover + Survey
Hi everyone ! Here are the news of the month !
Almost all pages have been finished this month. Here is the flatplan (in French we call that... Read more
News of the month + Illustration process
Hey everyone ! I hope everything is fine for you!
On the model of last month, here are some news with some explanations about how I work. With more colors... Read more
News of the month + Process
Dense month, dense news!
I usually don't talk much about politics, but it seems than science has never been so politic than these last weeks. Some people just... Read more
Happy New Year!
Happy New Year everyone!
I wish you all a year full of fun discoveries, amazing observations and beautiful moments.
Page after page, the work on the book makes steady progress!... Read more
pdf cards to print
As promised, here are some printable cards in the case you’d want to offer the book for Christmas or for a birthday in the... Read more
Good news, bad news
Dear backers, hi!
The structure of the book is now finalized. And I have now all testimonies of scientists I needed (thank you, scientists!). Some of the fieldwork fail stories will... Read more
Update from Amazonia!
Live from the rainforest
Hi everyone! Some news from Cocha Cashu biological station, in the magnificent rainforest of Amazonia, Peru. I was invited here by Roxana Arauco, manager of the... Read more
Hi, backer of the Fieldwork Fail book!
First of all, sorry for the lack of news these last weeks. I was feeling quite embarrassed to give news because the areas... Read more
We made it with 1199 backers and 32 699 € pledged!!!
Thank you for backing this book,
Thank a lot for all your support, energy, ideas and feedback, for helped me by... Read more
We exploded the 1000 backers milestone!!!
Wow!!! Since yesterday, it’s raining backers, so not only we reached four digit but with 1050 we’re getting closer as well to the 1080... Read more
Fusion of all remaining stretch goals!!!
That's the average of all your guesses! You were no less than 48 yesterday trying to guess the final number of backers, with answers going from 921 to 1302.... Read more
The Kickstarter campaign for the Fieldworkfail Book is coming to his final week!!
I couldn’t be more pleased with the evolution of the campaign. I received a lot of help... Read more
Stretch goals, F.A.Q, press..!
We are now in the 10 last days of the campaign!!!
In this update: Stretch goal unlocked, spanish version, blogs coverage and F.A.Q!
1) Stretch Goal unlocked!
Again, thanks to... Read more
200%, BBC and stretch goal!
So many great news!
I usually prefer focusing on one big news for each update, but today I don’t have the choice, because we have 3 big news!! Where should... Read more
First Stretch Goal Reached.
Thanks a lot!! Reaching 500 backers was an important step. 500 copies was the minimum number of books I was planning to print. Now we can see further!... Read more
Thanks to you all, the campaign has reached 100% funding! In just 6 days!
Now, the Fieldwork Fail Book becomes officially a real thing.
Not only we made... Read more
Cocha Cashu (and the story of the watercolor reward)
We are so close to being fully funded!
Thank you for your overwhelming support!!
Yesterday a friend asked me to tell more about the last reward, the « watercolor painted... Read more
First Mountain Passes
Thanks, Thanks, Thanks!!
I was planning to add some news for the halfway milestone, but because of you, the Kickstarter went so fast it already is beyond 66% FUNDED, with... Read more
A Great Start!
27% in just 24 hours!!!
Thanks a lot!! Many of you shared the project and backed it. It’s not just a good start, it’s a great start!! Thanks also for... Read more