Paul Pope is the acclaimed author-illustrator of "Batman: Year 100," "Heavy Liquid," and "100%." Known for his frenetic, high-energy artwork and action-packed, genre-bending storytelling, Pope has won three Eisner Awards. He lives and works in New York City. His first graphic novel for kids, "Battling Boy, " was a #1 "New York Times" Best-Seller.JT Petty is an American film director, author, and video game writer. His graphic novel, "Bloody Chester," was also published by First Second. He currently resides in Brooklyn, New York. David Rubin is a Spanish cartoonist who has published several critically-acclaimed graphic novels including "The Hero" and "Beowulf." He has also directed an animated feature film, "Spirit of the Forest," and has been the subject of a documentary film himself.