Leland Myrick

Leland Myrick is an author and illustrator. In 1999, he was nominated for an Ignatz Award for Promising New Talent for The Sweet Collection,[1] and in 2004 he was awarded a Xeric Grant to create Bright Elegy.[2] He illustrated the New York Times-bestselling Feynman (2011), a graphic biography of Richard Feynman written by Jim Ottaviani for First Second Books. Myrick's first fantasy novel, The Ten, was named to Kirkus Reviews Best Indie Books of 2012.[3]

Myrick was born in Missouri and currently lives in Altadena, California.[4]

Published Works[5]Edit

Graphic NovelsEdit

Graphic StoriesEdit

  • "Storm Coming" (9-11: Artists Respond, vol. 1, 2002)
  • "Paper Airplanes" (Happy Endings, 2002)
  • "Sustain This Song" (Flight, vol. 7, 2010)
  • "The Collector" (Flight, vol. 8, 2011)

NovelsEdit

  • The Ten (Kingdom of the Graves series, book 1, 2012)
  • Mark of the Blooded (Kingdom of the Graves series, book 2, 2012)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "1999 Ignatz Award Recipients". Small Press Expo. Retrieved February 22, 2010.
  2. ^ "Comic Book Self-Publishing Grants". Xeric Foundation. Retrieved February 22, 2010.
  3. ^ "Best Indie Books of 2012". Kirkus Reviews. Retrieved February 8, 2013.
  4. ^ "About". Leland Myrick. Retrieved November 10, 2018.
  5. ^ Myrick, Leland. "Bibliography". www.lelandmyrick.com. Retrieved 2019-04-26.
  6. ^ "Missouri Boy". Barnes & Noble. Retrieved February 22, 2010.
  7. ^ "Bibliography". Leland Myrick. Retrieved February 22, 2010.
  8. ^ Gagliano, Gina (November 15, 2013). "First Second to Publish Jim Ottaviani and Leland Myrick's HAWKING". First Second. Retrieved 17 August 2014.

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