Leigh Dragoon

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Leigh Dragoon
Born Leigh Dragoon
(1976-05-06) May 6, 1976 (age 38)
Plattsburgh, New York
Nationality American
Area(s) Writer, Illustrator

Leigh Dragoon (born May 6, 1976 in Plattsburgh, New York) is a professional American comics writer and illustrator. She currently lives in Sacramento, California.


Leigh Dragoon's work first appeared in Girlamatic, publisher of her urban fantasy webcomic By the Wayside, which won the Kim Yale Award for Best New Female Talent in 2006.[1] She contributed art to Sam Kieth's My Inner Bimbo graphic novel. In 2009 she wrote the script for the three-volume HarperCollins/Tokyopop manga series based on Frewin Jones' YA fantasy series The Faerie Path.[2] She also contributed a story to the Fraggle Rock Vol. 1 graphic novel published by Archaia Studios Press in 2010.[3] In 2011 she adapted the script for Richelle Mead's Vampire Academy graphic novel.[4]



  1. ^ "2006 Friends of Lulu Award Winners". The Beat. July 21, 2006. 
  2. ^ "Children's Books for Spring: H". Publisher's Weekly. February 16, 2009. 
  3. ^ Sunu, Steve (May 26, 2010). "Dragoon and Myler Head to 'Fraggle Rock'". Comic Book Resources. 
  4. ^ Truitt, Brian (April 18, 2011). "First look: 'Vampire Academy' bites into graphic-novel market". USA Today. 

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