Author of Be Prepared and Anya's Ghost
Bio: Vera Brosgol was born in Moscow, Russia in 1984 and moved to the United States when she was five. She received a diploma in Classical Animation from Sheridan College, and spent many years working in feature animation but now she is writing and drawing books full-time. She likes that very much. She has storyboarded for Laika on the feature films Coraline, Paranorman, The Boxtrolls, and Kubo and the Two Strings, as well as for Cartoon Network, Frederator and various commercial projects. She lives in Portland, OR, and loves knitting, riding her bike, and trying not to kill her plants. She hopes you are enjoying looking at her drawings.