Frans Vischer

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Frans Vischer has worked in the animation industry for over thirty years. He is the author and illustrator of the middle grade novel, Jimmy Dabble, and the Fuddles picture book series. His very fat cat was the inspiration for Fuddles. Mr. Vischer and his family live in Glendale, California. Visit him online at FransVischer.com and PamperedFatCat.Wordpress.com.

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Books by this Author

Fuddles and Puddles
A Very Fuddles Christmas
Fuddles

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Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. Keep aiming for greater heights, but be grateful for what you have.

Q. What is your favorite occupation, when you’re not writing?

A. I spent many years in feature animation. I love bringing a character to life, to put myself inside a character's head, and have them behave like real individuals.

Q. What is your biggest pet peeve?

A. Waiting. I like to keep busy. I hate waiting for comments or approvals. I always have projects in the works, so on down-time I switch gears and jump onto something else.

Q. What are your 5 favorite songs?

A. Baba O'Reilly, Behind Blue eyes, Love reign o'er me- the Who, Hey Jude- The Beatles, Lola- The Kinks, Bohemian Rhapsody- Queen, Layla- Eric Clapton/Derek and the Dominoes, Comfortably Numb- Pink Floyd (I was never good at math...)

Q. What 3 personal qualities are most important to you?

A. Honesty, passion, integrity.

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