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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Nick Drnaso  

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Genre: C:ADULT Fiction Illustrator

Born: Palos Hills, Illinois

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Drnaso was born in Palos Hills. He lives in Chicago.

Biographical and Professional Information

Nick Drnaso was born in 1989 in Palos Hills, Illinois. His debut graphic novel, Beverly, received the Los Angeles Times Book Prize for Best Graphic Novel. He has contributed to several comics anthologies, self-published a handful of comics, been nominated for three Ignatz Awards, and coedited the second and third issues of Linework, Columbia Colleges annual comic anthology. Drnaso lives in Chicago, where he works as a cartoonist and illustrator.


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Awards

-- ''Sabrina'', *THE FIRST EVER GRAPHIC NOVEL NOMINATED FOR THE MAN BOOKER PRIZE! A NEW YORK TIMES NOTABLE BOOK! ON 20 BEST OF 2018 LISTS INCLUDING THE WASHINGTON POST, NPR, NEWSWEEK, AND THE GUARDIAN!