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.

Biography[edit]

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]

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References[edit]

  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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