Raina Telgemeier is the number one New York Times best-selling, 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.
What is Raina Telgemeier most known for?
Raina Telgemeier is the author and illustrator of the graphic novels Smile, Drama, Sisters, Ghosts, and Guts, all #1 New York Times bestsellers. She also adapted and illustrated four graphic novel versions of Ann M. Martin’s Baby-Sitters Club series, and has contributed short stories to many anthologies.
What awards did Raina Telgemeier win?
Raina Telgemeier wins an Eisner Award (and reveals teaser art for her next book!) Big news out of San Diego! On Friday, Raina Telgemeier – author/artist of four New York Times bestsellers – won the 2015 Eisner Award for Best Writer/Artist for her graphic novel, Sisters!
What is Raina Telgemeier most famous book?
How did Raina Telgemeier get famous?
Her main breakthrough into published comics came from creating graphic novel adaptations of Baby-Sitters Club novels. In a piece for Cosmopolitan, Telgemeier said that she met an editor from Scholastic at an art gallery party in 2004 who mentioned that Scholastic was thinking of setting up a graphic novel imprint.
How much money can you make with a graphic novel?
While ZipRecruiter is seeing annual salaries as high as $137,000 and as low as $16,000, the majority of Graphic Novel Artist salaries currently range between $30,000 (25th percentile) to $59,000 (75th percentile) with top earners (90th percentile) making $83,000 annually across the United States.
Is the book Smile fiction or nonfiction?
|Genre||Autobiography; Graphic novel; nonfiction|
|Publication date||February 2010|
Sisters By Raina Telgemeier
Raina Telgemeier on “Smile” and “Sisters” at Book Expo …
Raina Telgemeier in Conversation with Thi Bui