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ISBN: 9781760993115
Dimensions: B+ Format: 20.5x13.8cm
Pages: 192
Publication year: 2024
Publisher: Fremantle Press
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Brobot: now in colour

Written by James Foley

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Discover James Foley’s much-loved S. Tinker Inc. graphic novel series for young readers – now in full colour!

Sally Tinker is the world’s foremost inventor under the age of twelve, and she just knows she can build a better brother than the messy, smelly version she has. Sally’s invention – Brobot – is fantastic … until the remote breaks and Brobot careens out of control. Sally realises that maybe there’s more to a sibling than just inconveniences.


‘Perfect for junior readers both boys and girls.’ Lamont Books

‘Foley’s own inventiveness comes to the fore in Brobot which lives up to its promise as “a hilarious graphic novel for young readers”.’ Buzz Words

‘James Foley spins a yarn about a girl inventor and her robotic sibling … a hilarious take on domestic dystopia.’ The West Australian

‘Foley has his tongue firmly in his cheek as he documents Sally’s crazy plan in delightful drawings that will amuse and entertain young readers.’ Mia Macrossan Children’s Book Council of Australia on 4MBS Classic FM

‘Witty humour abounds in this short graphic novel – may there be many more!’ Lynndy Bennett Gleebooks Gleaner

Brobot is filled with themes of imagination, invention, robotics, family, forgiveness, and more. It’s a must-add to your kid’s collection.’ Better Reading Kids


Aurealis Award (Shortlisted 2017)

Pages: 192
Publication Year: 2024
Publisher: Fremantle Press
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James Foley

James Foley makes 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 (2016), Dungzilla (2017), Gastronauts (2018) and Chickensaurus (2020). The series stars Sally Tinker, the world’s foremost inventor under the age of twelve, and Joe Tinker, full-time baby. James also […]

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