Illinois State Library

Illinois Center for the Book


Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Tyler B Ruff  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Science_Fiction

Born: 1988, in Waterloo


-- Facebook -- http://facebook.com/WeAreTheUnforgiven
-- Twitter -- http://tbr_unforgiven
-- Website -- http://wearetheunforgiven.com

E-Mail: -- tylerbruff@wearetheunforgiven.com


Illinois Connection

Tyler B. Ruff was born and raised in Waterloo, IL. He graduated from Waterloo High School in 2006, and from Illinois State University in 2010 with a Bachelor's degree in Studio Art: Drawing.

Biographical and Professional Information

Tyler B. Ruff has been writing and illustrating comics and graphic novels since childhood. He currently writes, illustrates, and self-publishes the ongoing long-form series The Unforgiven (2012-), of which there are twelve single issues and two trade paperback collected editions.


Speaking Engagements

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Selected Titles At Your Library

The Unforgiven :
ISBN: 1938452046. OCLC Number: 885051106

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Twenty-five years ago, there was a war that destroyed most of planet Earth. Now, the survivors of the conflict live under the tyrannical rule of The Triumvirate in the World United Nation, a walled-in police state covering the eastern expanse of North America. But beyond the Walls live The Unforgiven, whom the Triumvirate have cast out of their civilized world. The Unforgiven want their world back.

The unforgiven :
ISBN: 1938452127. OCLC Number: 971130487

. .

The world suffocates in the grip of a totalitarian government after a war has decimated the planet. Only a band of outcasts called the Unforgiven dare to stand against the oppressive regime. But will the world heed the call of the rebels, and join the fight for freedom?