Author Page: Vera Brosgol

Vera Brosgol was born in Moscow, Russia, in 1984 and moved to the United States when she was five.


Her first graphic novel, Anya’s Ghost, was published in 2011 by First Second. Her picture book Leave Me Alone! was a 2017 Caldecott Honor book. She was a storyboard artist at Laika Inc. for ten years, working on films including Coraline and Kubo and the Two Strings.


She lives in Portland, Oregon, and at last count has knit twenty-five sweaters.


Bio taken from Amazon.

small caucasian person in center of white square. Blonde pixie cut hair, wearing glasses, and a tightly red and white striped shirt.
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Vera Brosgol title featured by Fat Girls in Fiction:

Anya’s Ghost