TEKO BERNARD: CREATOR/WRITER/DESIGNER
BERNARD JONES IS GOING PLACES
Written & Created by Teko Bernard
Illustrations by Howard Russell
Teko Bernard is an imaginative and seasoned storyteller who has always loved books, music, basketball, and the great outdoors. He writes middle-grade action-adventure chapter books for boys and girls that explore themes of courage, family, imagination, and responsibility; and feature elements of mystery, history, fantasy, and magic.
Teko's work is influenced by a wide range of fun and inspiring characters and action-packed children's stories like: HOW TO EAT FRIED WORMS, LIZARD MUSIC, HARRY POTTER, INDIANA JONES, PERCY JACKSON, OLIVER TWIST, SHERLOCK HOLMES, THE SWORD IN THE STONE, and the CHRONICLES OF NARNIA.
For Teko's upcoming book, BERNARD JONES IS GOING PLACES, he taps into his lifelong interests in the topics of geography, ancient civilizations, exploration, and myths & legends.