Raina Telgemeier is the #1 New York Times bestselling, multiple Eisner Award-winning creator of Smile and Sisters, which are both graphic memoirs based on her childhood. She is also the creator of Drama and Ghosts, and is the adapter and illustrator of four Baby-sitters Club graphic novels. Raina lives in the San Francisco Bay Area. To learn more, visit her online at goRaina.com.
"Telgemeier is the undisputed queen of the youth-comics explosion." -- Vulture Praise for Smile #1 New York Times Bestseller Will Eisner Comic Industry Award Winner Boston Globe-Horn Book Honor Book "Irresistible, funny, and touching." -- Kirkus Reviews "One of the most widely loved kids' graphic novels in recent history." -- Booklist "It hits home partly because there is nothing else out there like it." -- The New York Times Book Review Praise for Sisters #1 New York Times Bestseller Will Eisner Comic Industry Award Winner * "A wonderfully charming tale of family and sisters that anyone can bond with." -- Kirkus Reviews, starred review * "Poignant and laugh-out-loud funny." -- Publishers Weekly, starred review * "Utterly relatable for anyone with siblings." -- School Library Journal, starred review Praise for Guts * "The story both normalizes therapy and shows a child developing useful coping mechanisms for anxiety in a way that will reassure, even inspire, readers." -- Publishers Weekly, starred review * "A must." -- School Library Journal, starred review "A compassionate and accessible look at one girl's struggles with anxiety." -- The Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books