Van Jensenis the writer of thePinocchio, Vampire Slayerseries, which has been named to the Ten Great Graphic Novels for Teens list by YALSA. He's also written several other comics (includingThe Leg,Cryptocracy, and DC superhero titles such asGreen Lantern CorpsandThe Flash) and lots of articles for various magazines and newspapers. He grew up outside a village in western Nebraska but now lives in Atlanta, GA, with his wife and their dog. In May 2016, he was named a "comic book ambassador" from the USA to the Republic of Georgia.
One of YALSA's Top Ten Graphic Novels for Teens!
"It's the greatest thing I've read all year. And you'll notice my nose didn't grow one bit when I said that." - Mark Waid
"Page after page of amazement." - Publishers Weekly
"The premise for this graphic novel is really almost too good to be true... and the execution doesn't disappoint." - Booklist
"Silly but oddly touching." - USA Today
"Outstanding." - Topless Robot
"Sometimes dark, sometimes silly, but always fun, Pinocchio coming of age Batman-style is just the thing for fantasy and horror fans." - MTV
"Really, really good." - Comics Alliance
"Seriously, it's perfect." - Comic Book Resources