Our Story

Inkyeverafter Press is a small independent press based on the Isle of Wight which specialises in producing high quality illustrated children’s picture books, romance and fantasy fiction.

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About Zoe  Founder, Creative Director

Zoe has over 10 years experience working as a freelance children’s book illustrator and book designer.  She also has various forms of experience within the publishing industry.

Zoe has a BA Hons in Illustration from Duncan and Jordanstone College of Art, Dundee as well as a Post Graduate Diploma in Publishing from the University of Plymouth.

Frequently frustrated by how increasingly difficult it is to make your mark in the field of traditional publishing has lead Zoe to found Inkyeverafter Press.  She strives to improve the stigma surrounding self publishing and raise the standard of poor quality books that are often associated with this market.  Inkyeverafter is currently being developed as a platform to continue her publishing journey and Zoe would be delighted if you would follow her to her happily inky ever after…

You can find out more about Zoe and her illustration work here.


Krissy Lloyd Marketing Director of Inkyeverafter Press

About Krissy  Marketing Director

Krissy has over 10 years experience handling the PR and marketing for a variety of companies, charities and community groups on the Isle of Wight.

She started out as a broadcast journalist at Isle of Wight Radio and has worked as an assistant to a leading London literary agent. Part of her job there was to read the slush pile so she understands just how hard it is to get published traditionally.

Krissy has been passionate about books since discovering Enid Blyton as a little girl. She wrote her first novel in middle school and hasn’t stop writing since. She is currently working on a romance novel which will be published by Inkyeverafter Press later this year.

You can find out more about Krissy and read her blog here